Facebook Marketplace is a free option to sell your stuff online - unless you sell as a shop.
eBay is safe thanks to its Money Back Guarantee, but some experts are critical of the protections in place for sellers on the website.
Sales of apparel and home goods items increased, helping Target gain more than $1 billion in market share during first quarter.
Express shares climb 26% after the clothing retailer turns in a smaller loss than expected for its fourth quarter.
EBay shares leap 10% during early morning trade Thursday. Revenue of $US2.87 billion surpassed Wall Street’s consensus estimate. Board increases quarterly dividend by 12.5%. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Ebay shares soared by 10% ahead of Thursday’s opening bell, supported by fourth-quarter results that outstripped Wall […]
JB Hi-Fi Group reported stellar sales results for the first half of the 2021 financial year. In the company’s preliminary, unaudited financial results, it reported $4.9 billion in sales, an increase of 23.7%. Sales were boosted by the demand for household appliances and electronics. Visit Business Insider Australia’s homepage for […]
You can delete a Poshmark account easily on either the desktop website or mobile app. Poshmark is an e-commerce website and app where users can buy and sell used or new clothing, accessories and home decor from millions of closets. Visit Business Insider’s Tech Reference library for more stories. Poshmark […]
The 2020 holiday shopping season has been Amazon’s biggest yet, it said in a blog post Tuesday. Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, sales at independent businesses on Amazon were up 60% on last year, it said. Current best-sellers on Amazon include the Echo Dot, Barack Obama’s memoir “A Promised […]
E-commerce is a growing sector of retail, as well as a burgeoning market for individuals looking to make money by selling products online. Dropshipping is a form of e-commerce selling in which the seller doesn’t have to invest in inventory, so the start-up costs are low. Dropshipping can be done […]
Coles released its first quarter 2021 results, reporting a group sales revenue of $9.5 billion. The company also reported a rise in online supermarket sales, which lifted 73%. Much of Coles’ sales growth was attributed to shopping across Victoria amid tougher coronavirus restrictions. Visit Business Insider Australia’s homepage for more […]
New research about the habits of online drug dealers in Australia and abroad shows that technologies like cryptocurrencies and encrypted messaging apps have supercharged the industry. Interviewees claim that the financial benefits combined with reduced risk of arrest or violence motivated their decision to sell drugs online. Researchers also noticed […]
Online grocer Ocado’s stock market value has risen to £21.66 billion ($US27.8 billion) – briefly making it the UK’s most valuable retailer, ahead of Britain’s biggest grocery chain, Tesco. Ocado only has a 1.7% share of the grocery market, according to Kantar, but saw sales jump 52% in the quarter […]
Two Shopify employees may have exposed customers’ names, email and postal addresses, and order details from 200 merchants, the Canadian e-commerce giant said on Tuesday. There is no evidence that any data taken by the “rogue” customer support workers has been used, Shopify said. Shopify is working with the FBI […]
Britain’s supermarket giant Tesco said it would permanently employ 16,000 new staff after “exceptional growth” of the retailer’s online sales during the pandemic. The new Tesco jobs include 10,000 staff to assemble customer orders and 3,000 delivery drivers, the supermarket chain said. Many of the jobs are expected to be […]
Target on Wednesday reported quarterly earnings that blew past Wall Street’s expectations for the retailer. Shares of Target surged as much as 9% in premarket trading Wednesday. The retailer also set a record for same-store sales during the quarter. Watch Target trade live on Markets Insider. Read more on Business […]
The UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak is reportedly considering an online sales tax, as concerns grow around the collapse of British high-street retail. The online sales tax could consist of two parts – a 2% charge on goods sold online, and a mandatory charge on consumer deliveries. The tax could be […]
Tesco, the UK’s largest grocery store chain, doubled its online capacity to meet soaring consumer demand during the peak of the pandemic. It reported a 48% jump in first-quarter online sales. The retailer said it had increased orders per week to 1.3 million, from 600,000 in the same period last […]