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Tamebay to visit The Delivery Conference & Spring Fair

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Next week is the start of the Spring Conference season, which kicks off with Spring Fair on Sunday at the NEC in Birmingham and on Tuesday the fantastic Metapack Delivery Conference in London. The Delivery Conference I’m really looking forward to The Delivery Conference this year, it will be interesting to hear from the major […]

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The 2015 Tamebay Guide is here

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It’s here. The 2015 Tamebay Tools and Services Guide is live and available online at tamebayguide.com. It takes us a huge chunk of time to compile the Tamebay Guide each year and we are really proud of the latest version. Find the Tamebay Guide here. We bring together the most complete gazeteer for ecommerce SMEs […]

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eBay Q414 and 2014 results round up

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On Wednesday night, eBay released its results for the final quarter of 2014 and the whole of 2014. We’ve gathered together some links that explore the earnings and some of the announcements. We published ebay’s own top-level info graphic on the night. And there are more headlines. eBay is to shed 7% of staff, a […]

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Yodel suggests slower Christmas deliveries be the norm

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Yodel have published a press release covering the 2014 Christmas season with some additional colour around why they were forced to suspend collections for two days in order to manage the unexpected peak following Black Friday. There are a couple of stand out points – retailers were way out in their forecasts (46% higher than […]

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eBay hit 1 million click and collect deliveries

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eBay have announced that the one millionth item was bought through their Click & Collect programme during the Christmas trading period. Having set a target to get 65,000 sellers offering Click & Collect by Christmas, they have exceeded all expectations. Over 140,000 sellers are now enrolled in Click & Collect at Argos and some 30 […]

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Currencies Direct now offer US $ accounts

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Do you sell on US marketplaces e.g. Amazon? If so then Currencies Direct have some news which could save you money. A new online platform from Currencies Direct now enables users collect sales income in dollars and transfer it into Sterling at favourable rates. Savings of up to 3% of sales turnover can be achieved, […]

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Gumtree is selling the CBB house contents

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Not that any of you will admit to watching Celebrity Big Brother this year. But it looks like sponsor Gumtree will be selling off the contents of the house once the series ends. Here’s what they say: “We’re sponsoring Channel 5’s Celebrity Big Brother, and once the show ends this year, you’ve got the chance […]

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Interlink reduces fuel surcharge. Anyone else?

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Earlier this month we noted the falling price of vehicle fuel in Britian, driven by a global reduction in crude oil prices. In the article we went on to say that with that fall in prices, a commensurate reduction in courier fuel surcharges should surely follow. You had lots to say about that. Check out […]

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The top 10 marketplace sellers on Amazon UK

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Meet the top 10 UK Marketplace sellers on Amazon thanks to WebRetailer. We’re pleased to get this info from Andy Geldman at Webretailer. Check out the full report here. Andy Geldman is open about how he is measuring this parade and also about how it can have shortcomings: “The sellers here are ranked by feedback. […]

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