Merchants News

Where Tamebay started: this channel is for merchants who trade on marketplaces. News, tips, information and marketplace changes and developments to help you run your business more efficiently.
By Sasha Fedorenko July 17, 2019 - 12:40 pm

Amazon under investigation for alleged abuse of sellers’ ‘sensative’ data

The European Commission today announced a formal antitrust investigation over Amazon's alleged abuse of sellers' data. The move will examine Amazon's business practices as dual dominant. The investigation will access whether Amazon's marketplace and retailer role are in breach of EU competition rules. Amazon have come under

PayPal money transfer service Xoom expands to 32 European markets

PayPal announced the expansion of PayPal money transfer service Xoom to support merchants' cross-border businesses in 32 European markets. The move will see UK merchants managing and moving money without being constrained by borders. PayPal say UK-based sellers can now send money, pay bills or top-up phones

Zalando Same-Evening Delivery Tests in Switzerland

Following the successful expansion of same-evening delivery in Germany, Zalando is now testing it in Switzerland. They say that in addition to speed, comfort and control over package delivery are becoming increasingly important for Zalando customers and with many working during the day, a delivery

Oceania Survey – Win £100 Amazon voucher

Kate from Redditch has just won £100 of Amazon Vouchers for completing the Tamebay Oceania Survey and there's still time for you to be a winner as the survey closes by the end of the month. This summer we are commissioning a number of research pieces

eBay Prime Day Party isn’t over – MORE deals with additional 20% off

As Amazon winds down its two-day parade of over a million deals worldwide, eBay UK is continuing the Prime Day Party with their 15 days of price crash discounts and are announcing more unbeatable offers today. To continue the eBay Prime Day Party celebrations, for

Is Prime Day overrated? Lessons for growing businesses

Marketing Director, SMB Online, Europe at Ingenico ePayments, Sangeetha Narasimhan, tells us that growing businesses have every opportunity to thrive cross-border just like their big competitors – and they don’t need to be on a marketplace to do so. Is Prime Day overrated? Lessons for growing

The three Personas of Amazon Prime Members

With Amazon Prime Day day 2 2019 in full swing, it's estimated that some 70% of Prime Members will be shopping on Amazon today and tomorrow. With that in mind, it's worth considering how learning more about Prime members, brands and retailers can better

5 key approaches to 5 star Amazon product reviews

Success on Amazon requires sellers to be extremely vigilant about their reputation as a seller, particularly in the age of social proof. Building and maintaining a strong reputation on Amazon is, in fact, attainable. It takes hard work and can be complicated without the proper expertise

New Pricesearcher browser extension launched

Brits who shop online are missing out on £4.6 billion worth of savings each year by not shopping around to compare prices, according to new research commissioned by retail price comparison site Pricesearcher to mark the launch of the new Pricesearcher browser extension (available for

Recent Comments

2 hours ago
Alan Paterson: @ dav, well at least you acknowledge I am right and everyone else is wrong....
2 hours ago
Alan Paterson: @ jim, I think Dav got dropped on his head when he was young. is...
4 hours ago
Seamus Breslin: A massive congrats to Brad and Rob, and all the team at Rarewaves—from all the...
7 hours ago
jim: soDAV whats your agenda, what do you wish for, what would you have happen ebay to...