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Wed, 23.07.2014

 

Today, the British Fashion Council (BFC) and eBay announces the launch of an exciting new initiative, BFC Contemporary, sponsored by eBay.

 

BFC Contemporary aims to strengthen the UK’s contemporary ready-to-wear and accessory offering by providing fashion designers with a programme that delivers mentorship and offers strategic commercial opportunities. 

One is still number one in eBay’s royal ranking – but a certain one (year old) is in line to become a firm favourite
Mon, 21.07.2014

One is still number one in eBay’s royal ranking – but a certain one (year old) is in line to become a firm favourite

He may be melting the hearts of millions when he appears on the front pages, but Prince George has a way to go before he reaches number 1 in the royal rankings, according to online marketplace eBay. 

eBay shoppers say 'Hello' to Dolly
Wed, 16.07.2014

eBay shoppers say ‘Hello’ to Dolly

Despite her debut at Glastonbury being marred by ‘did she, didn’t she’, it seems fans couldn’t wait any longer for the pint sized Knickerbocker glory to hit the stage. 

eBay and Argos move to next stage of Click & Collect partnership
Thu, 03.07.2014
  • Click & Collect at Argos: from successful 150 store trial with 50 eBay sellers to about 650 stores nationally and 80,000 eBay sellers
  • Partnership brings even more convenience, speed and choice for shoppers – giving sellers opportunity to offer Click & Collect 

 

UK LEADS THE WAY IN GLOBAL CROSS-BORDER TRADE, SAYS EBAY
Wed, 18.06.2014
  • Businesses on eBay.co.uk now export to over 200 countries and territories around the world
  • eBay’s UK businesses now reach more markets than any other country – 39 on average
eBay Motors Awards winners announced at second annual event in London
Mon, 16.06.2014

 

BMW Group UK wins Used Car Brand of the Year

Nissan Qashqai wins New Car of the Year

MINI wins OEM Parts & Accessories Store of the Year

 

Top performing brands and businesses in the automotive industry were celebrated last night at the second annual eBay Motors Awards

 From Kelly Osbourne to Rihanna; celebrities rock rainbow hair as ‘Crayola-colour’ hair dye tops the beauty charts on eBay
Mon, 16.06.2014

eBay, one of the world’s largest marketplaces, has seen an astonishing rise in the sales of  pastel and vibrant coloured hair dye thanks to the likes of Rihanna, Katy Perry and Kelly Osbourne adopting the technicolour trend. As Britain’s style seekers are jumping on the beauty bandwagon, bubblegum pink (+268%*) and lilac (+320%**) are the new shades of choice; proving the candyfloss bright trend is here to stay.

eBay Inc’s achievement in the European Great Place to Work® index 2013
Tue, 10.06.2014

eBay Inc’s achievement in the European Great Place to Work® index 2013

“eBay creates opportunities for millions of people around the world to buy and sell, including many small businesses who trade internationally in order to grow their sales. That is a motivating mission which all eBay employees work on every day alongside our sellers and the broader community.  But it’s not just what we do that makes eBay a great place to work, it’s how we do it.”  

British brides embrace Kim Kardashian’s cover style  as grey wedding gown sales almost triple on eBay*
Mon, 19.05.2014

 

eBay, one of the world’s largest marketplaces, has seen a mammoth 260%* surge in sales of grey wedding dresses since Kim Kardashian’s recent appearance on the cover of Vogue (with fiancé Kanye West), wearing a similar design. 

Yellow dress sales soar on the eBay fashion charts thanks to  The Duchess of Cambridge’s golden touch
Wed, 30.04.2014

eBay.co.uk has seen an astounding 95%* rise in the sales of yellow dresses in-between the first and second sightings of consistent trendsetter HRH The Duchess of Cambridge wearing citrus tones during The Royal Couple’s 19-day Australian and New Zealand tour. 

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