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BrightonSEO tickets are available on 7th November

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It’s a few months off but BrightonSEO has already announced when it will be releasing the free tickets for the event at the Brighton Centre on the 7th of April. Astonishingly last time the free tickets were announced they were snapped up in less than 13 minutes. That’s because its a useful conference with a […]

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Linnworks Linn Academy 2016


David Brackin is a regular contributor to Tamebay and is the co-founder of Stuff U Sell. He has sold over 250,000 different items on eBay. He was at Linnworks‘ annual Linn Academy conference this week and is reporting on the event for Tamebay: Linnworks growth right now is stunning. Linnworks Academy – the annual gathering […]

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Aldi joins the ebook market in DE with a €129 tablet


Aldi, which we predominantly know as a supermarket here in the UK, is spreading its wings in Germany and taking on Amazon. It has already launched a music streaming service called Life Musik called by Napster. And this week, to coincide with the Frankfurt Book Fair, they are launching an ebook service with one million […]

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How Halloween affects online fancy dress sales


The latest report from Volo Commerce reveals that in the past three years, the Monday before Halloween generated record sales for ecommerce retailers selling fancy dress. Interestingly, the report also found that on that Monday most customers prefer to do their Halloween shopping around 8 pm. Compared with the sales recorded through the month of […]

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On the dot offer one hour time slot Wickes deliveries

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Wickes has launched ‘Wickes Hourly’, a new delivery service giving customers a choice of one-hour time slots for product deliveries. The service has been made possible through a partnership with On the dot. Introduced nationwide, hourly delivery is designed to make home improvement shopping quicker and easier. Whether it be power tool failure or running […]

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Pitney Bowes Global Online Shopping Study


Coinciding with the Internet Retailing Conference, Pitney Bowes who attended issued their third annual Global Online Shopping Survey of 13,000 adults, highlighting key demographic shopping preferences across the world. It’s no secret that the advent of digital technologies has changed how consumers shop, as well as how businesses reach their customer. This year’s study offers […]

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Reflections on #Tamebay@10 Part Two. The early days.

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Tamebay’s 10th birthday party is being held on the 10th of November 2016 in London. Our official birthday based on the published date of our first ever blog post is the 11th of November 2006, so as the clock strikes midnight we really will be a decade old. As we head towards Tamebay’s 10th birthday, […]

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Elkjøp (part of Dixons Carphone) to open Mirakl Marketplace


Mirakl is to provide Elkjøp Nordic, part of Dixons Carphone and the largest consumer electronic retailer in the Nordics, with its B2B SaaS Marketplace platform. The company has sales of €2.7bn, €600m of which are through its existing online channels. The new deal will see Elkjøp, which has 400 stores in four countries and 10,000 […]

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More people are selling second hand goods in 2016

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According to research from Royal Mail more people are selling more second-hand items online in 2016. Royal Mail say 10% more people are willing to say they’ve sold some of their stuff online in in the last year compared to 2015. Apparently the rise in sales comes as consumers increasingly seek to unlock the value […]

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Reflections on #Tamebay@10 Part One

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Be warned, over the next few weeks, we may be a little bit self indulgent as we head towards Tamebay’s 10th birthday. The official birthday is the 11th November 2016. Chris and I are, not to put to fine a point on it, really proud we’re still here and writing about eBay and Amazon and […]

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