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Amazon extends same-day delivery service in the USA

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Amazon just keeps upping the ante on delivery. Now they’ve announced that more Amazon Prime members can utilise free same-day delivery in the US. This means orders from Amazon Prime members of more than $35 will be shipped for free. The order must be placed by noon to be received by 9pm. In America Prime […]

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Denmark considers law to allow businesses to refuse cash

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The Danish government is considering a law that will make it legal for a business to refuse payment in cash. They fear that cash payments represent “administrative and financial burdens” on firms and they should be allowed to insist on a card or electronic payment. Denmark is already further down the road to a cashless […]

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Facebook extends Messenger payments service

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Facebook is extending its Messenger Payments service to users in the New York area of the USA. It was previously only available in Seattle, Portland and Austin. The service enables friends to send and receive money using the Facebook Messenger app using smartphones and desktop. Facebook hasn’t revealed what sort of take-up the service has […]

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Preloved bans the sale of Ivory

Preloved

The sale of legitimate worked antique ivory is legal here in the UK, however Preloved have tightened up their advert review processes and has made the decision to ban the sale of all ivory. Preloved are one of the biggest online classified ads site in the UK, acquired in 2014 by The Hut Group. Their […]

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Marketplace Focus: JadoPado

JadoPado

We are Pentagon have kindly agreed to give some additional information for Tamebay readers on each of the marketplaces they introduced at their recent Fashion Without Borders event. Today they’re focusing on JadoPado, a marketplace for high spenders in the Gulf States. Pentagon are experts at launching brands and retailers on marketplaces and can smooth […]

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Reply with Offer feature now live on eBay UK

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The “Reply with Offer” feature is now available on eBay UK. Sometimes called “private offers”, this is a new function that we wrote about in April that allows sellers to respond to buyer questions with a price offer or bulk discount if they get in touch. It isn’t something the buyers can initiate and basically […]

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PayPal adds Touch ID to its Apple Apps

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You can now use Touch ID when using the PayPal app on your iPhone. This means that you’ll no longer need to enter your password every time you pay using Paypal on your Apple device. This has been a development a long time coming and PayPal has lagged in implementing this popular iPhone feature into […]

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Terapeak launches free eBay analytics app

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eBay and Amazon analytics company Terapeak has updated its eBay analytics dashboard and launched a new free app that can help sellers understand their sales better. Sellers can now analyze web traffic and sales performance by category, marketplace and revenue, as well as examine the performance of individual listings. The dashboard looks pretty good (check […]

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All sellers need to register with Amazon Payments Europe S.C.A.

Amazon Seller Account Set Up

Amazon are changing the company who are providing the payment component of their services to sellers. Up until now it’s been provided by Amazon Services Europe S.à r.l., but moving forwards Amazon Payments Europe S.C.A. will be the new entity you deal with. In addition to your current Amazon seller account you now need to […]

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