Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include labels, a sweepstakes, and the King’s cup. Griff and Lee discussed last Sunday’s USPS rate increases and glitches with eBay Labels. Lee reminded listeners to enter eBay’s Ship Ship Hooray Challenge Sweepstake at http://www.ebay.com/ShipShipHooray.
A seller group is back with a new name and new organizer; welcome! We’re trying something new: show reminders via Facebook alerts. USPS rate increases take effect this Sunday, January 21, 2018; get details at http://www.ebay.com/usps2018.
Kristina Victor from Seller Marketing popped in to share information on eBay’s Ship Ship Hooray Sweepstakes, which runs through February 11, 2018. Get details and register at http://www.ebay.com/ShipShipHooray.
Griff and Lee discussed what they’ve purchased on eBay since January 1, 2018 and took turns reading CNET’s “What the Rich Bought on eBay in 2017”. They also reviewed the USPS rate increases coming up on January 21; for details, go to eBay.com/USPS2018. The dynamic duo then began sharing “5 Tips for Organizing Your eBay Workspace”, adapted from a post by Katie Hammel in eBay for Business (eBayForBusinessBlog.com).
USPS rate changes on January 21, 2018! Our guest is Dallas Rowsell, Senior Manager, Shipping, eBay.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Guest Dallas Rowsell, eBay’s Senior Manager, Shipping, stayed on to answer questions about the January 18 USPS rate increases and more. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21); Bev, Chicago IL (samican2); and Chris, Grand Junction CO (seriousfun4u), all called in with questions for Dallas.
Griff and Lee discussed the USPS rate increases coming this Sunday, January 17, and the benefits of using eBay Labels. RaeJean, Cave Creek, AZ (holidaysandmemories*), asked about labels printed this Saturday night for items not shipped until Monday. Other carriers’ rates were discussed. Griff and Lee looked at last week’s highest selling Star Wars item.