The new eBay Labels experience! Our guest is Dallas Rowsell, Business Development 2, GSP, eBay. He stayed on to take questions from listeners. Cindy, San Diego CA (pattycyn), had a concern about eBay’a shipping calculator miscalculating shipping costs via FedEx SmartPost.
Melinda, Harrisburg PA (distinctreasures), requested a listing dish of item number 302080089057 and received a score of 5 tureens! RaeJean, Cave Creek AZ (holidaysandmemories), had a question about USPS’ Veterans Day postal holiday. David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99), shared his experience with a 60-day return policy. Keith, Springfield OH (stainedglasskarin), had a challenge with Guaranteed Delivery (eGD). Forrest, Lakewood WA (hulkhauler1), asked about shipping labels.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include active content removal, a shipping label fix and 5 million feedbacks. Griff and Lee discussed the upcoming deadline for removing active content, which will be disabled across all devices on June 26.
Changes in how to print UPS Labels! Our guest is Nate Heyward, eBay’s Senior Manager, Carrier Relationships.
Griff and Lee looked at a listing for Steve McQueen’s first Husqvarna motorcycle, then read a list of “The Top 6 Highest Priced Items Purchased With an iPhone” from a story by Joe MacFarland in the eBay Stories blog at http://www.ebay-stories.com. Lee told us about a new partnership between start-up package delivery service Roadie and Waffle House. Lee asked listeners to call in if they’d ever sold a book or other item signed by either the author or a celebrity. Lynn, Spokane WA (wb7unu), asked what to do about foreign characters that don’t display correctly on shipping labels printed via his Zebra printer.