eBay Express UK – Merchant Feedback So Far…

Just over a week after eBay officially released eBay Express (A Fixed-Price Marketplace for buying new items from multiple sellers through a single checkout), we’ve had a reasonable amount of positive feedback so far. Like a lot of people, I’m really excited about eBay Express here in the UK – Mainly due to the look and feel of the Express site. The AJAX interface makes for a pleasant user experience, and the intelligent search interface is such an improvement. (i.e., when searching for an item using keywords for manufacturer, size, colour, material (etc etc), it breaks the search phrase into separate attributes, enabling you to modify each in turn.) Ultimately this makes any product a lot easier to find for… Read more »

Frooition – An Introduction

WHO ARE FROOITION?Frooition are the UK’s leading specialists in online marketplaces. Working with industry leading market makers: eBay, eBay Express, Amazon and with several established strategic partnerships including ChannelAdvisor and Paypal, Frooition utilizes long-standing eBay expertise and world-leading technologies and services to advise and partner its’ retail and manufacturing customers to exploit the new online marketplace opportunities. Through our CreativeBay division, customers can acquire world leading eBay store design and branding. With our ServiceBay division, we offer a comprehensive range of services to suit your specific circumstances. These range from establishing an online marketplace presence, to implementing and supporting volume e-tail solutions (run by the client themselves, or managed on an outsourced basis by Frooition), and increasing visitor pull and… Read more »

Why your company should be selling on eBay

Sales on eBay account to 10% of the entire world’s ecommerce sales, and in the UK, eBay accounts for more page views than Google, Yahoo and MSN put together. Companies can no longer afford to ignore the sales potential presented by its 187 million users worldwide and could be an important sale channel for your company. The problem: Increasing sales, finding new markets Every company wants to reach new customers, find new products for their products and promote their brand. However they also need to be conscious of costs. eBay presents a cost effective opportunity to sell your products and services to an enormous international marketplace. eBay should be treated as any other marketing channel, as a potential source of… Read more »