Marketplace Fulfilment

Some of the best-known marketplaces offer fulfilment services to large and small retailers alike. We offer impartial analysis of how they can help streamline your marketplace sales. Read our Marketplace Fulfilment Position Paper
By Chris Dawson October 23, 2018 - 9:00 am

Amazon may show higher priced offers [with faster delivery] for Prime than for non-subscribers

Amazon shows consumers one price in search results and then hikes the price by the time they get to purchase. Typically this appears to take place when the consumer has subscribed to Amazon Prime, they may see one price in search results but click to

Amazon Seller Fulfilled Prime Performance Requirements tightened

Amazon have issued an update to the performance requirements for merchants enrolled in the Amazon Seller Fulfilled Prime program. Sellers are now required to buy 98% of their shipping labels through Buy Shipping for Prime orders. It is worth noting that sellers on the Amazon Seller

eBay DOES do eBay subscription memberships

Ever since Prime Day this year, eBay have been heavily marketing the message 'We Don't Do Memberships. We Do Deals'. There are regularly banners on eBay UK and punting this message and it's a good message but it's not quite true because eBay subscription

MADE.COM launches click & collect with CollectPlus

Leading online design brand and marketplace MADE.COM has partnered with CollectPlus, the UK’s largest independent store-based delivery and returns service, to offer Click & Collect to customers at 7,000+ CollectPlus Points across the UK. MADE.COM customers can now pick up their purchases from any store in the CollectPlus network at

eBay Fulfilment and eBay Shipping launched in Germany

eBay Germany have launched two new logistics services for business sellers - eBay Fulfilment and eBay Shipping. Both of these services will qualify sellers for eBay Plus - a subscription service for buyers offering fast and free premium shipping, simple free returns and premium customer service.

eBay Premium Service – A wasted opportunity

Last month we wrote about why Amazon are winning the market share from convenience shoppers and how it is nigh on impossible to find a product on eBay with fast shipping that can be delivered the next day. This is a continual source of frustration

eBay Click and Collect max weight now 15kg new size requirements

eBay have made changes to the requirements for products delivered by eBay Click and Collect which may mean that you need to double check which listings are eligible. When Click and Collect first launched the weight limit was 20kg but it's now 15kg although that

eBay Printerless Shipping promotion for private sellers

eBay are running a promotion for Private Sellers offering the opportunity to try Printerless Shipping for Just £1. The promotion is powered by Hermes Parcelshop and their pay and print in store experience. The eBay offer is to sell an item and ship through eBay Delivery

Johnson & Johnson joins growing roster of beauty brands now available on eBay

Johnson & Johnson has become the latest in a growing number of brands taking to marketplaces to sell – this time choosing to launch a branded store on eBay. The brand – which makes everything from Neutrogena to Aveeno to Regaine to Listerine to Nicorette and to Johnson’s Baby–