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Is eBay planning a whole new marketplace just for brands? Enter the Plaza.

By Dan Wilson January 16, 2014 - 11:18 am

There are rumours online, which have been reported by the Wall Street Journal, that eBay is planning to open a whole new marketplace for big retailers and brands. It will apparently be called the Plaza.

The scheme was unveiled by Macquarie analyst Ben Schachter said in a report on Wednesday. He apparently learnt about it at a recent industry conference. The Plaza will reportedly allow retailers and brands to sell to internet users via a website distinct from the eBay Marketplace.

And aside from that, there are few details. You can read the Wall Street Journal article here.

eBay have said: “We don’t comment on industry rumors or speculation.”

You know what that sounds like? Not a denial.

  • derek duval
    4 years ago

    Good idea, can they include all the brain dead idiots who are happy to make 25p profit an item there as well!!!!

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