Lupe, Reston VA (hapachico), asked for advice about her store subscription level. First-time caller BJ, Birch Bay WA (jebsales), asked for a listing dish.Griff and Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives.
To submit your sellers group meetup or other event, go to eBayRadio.com; click on “Past Episodes” in the right-hand sidebar; then click on “Submit an Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Lee reminded listeners to register ASAP for eBay OPEN 2017; the seller celebration takes place July 25-28 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas: http://www.ebayopen2017.com.
To figure out what eBay Store subscription is right for your business, use eBay’s Fee Illustrator at http://www.ebay.com/feeillustrator. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), asked Griff and Lee to look at an item from his new product line. Lee reminded us that the 3rd episode of eBay’s Open for Business podcast, “Bootstrapping 101”, drops today; to listen and subscribe via iTunes, GooglePlay, Stitcher or RSS feed, go to http://www.ebay.com/openforbusiness.
Tom, Pittsburgh PA (blackandgoldgifts), called with advice about buying whole collections. Patty, Miami FL (theshoppingmom2), asked which Vegas hotel will host this year’s eBay OPEN seller conference and promised to bring mojitos.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: New listener Eddie, Tampa FL (edd1ed), wrote with questions about an eBay Store subscription. Lisa, Houston TX (thegreenhouse2), called with a comment on Bob’s TurboLister question.
Figure out what eBay Store subscription best fits your business using eBay’s Fee Illustrator at http://www.ebay.com/feeillustrator. eBetsy called with her latest Brief. Billy, North Platte NB (feedingzoe), won the Secret Word Contest!
Griff and Lee announced that Fortune Magazine has named eBay as one of the world’s most admired companies. First-time caller Helen, Rancho Santa Fe CA (readygetsetshop), asked about upgrading to the next store subscription level. Nate Heyward from eBay’s Shipping Team popped in to ask listeners to sign eBay Main Street’s petition to USPS at http://www.ebaymainstreet.com/petition/2017-03/prc-petition.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: eBetsy called in from Dallas, TX, with her latest Brief. Lorianne, San Jose CA (clbcollectibles), is having trouble with a USPS insurance claim. First-time caller Linda, Phoenix AZ (icepurple), wonders if she needs an eBay store.
Julie, Las Vegas NV (juliesgems), got some bad advice about vacation hold. Krista, Apple Valley CA (lilmissdisney), has an eBay challenge. Susan, Las Vegas NV (susansales), answered Lee’s eBay trivia question and won some eBay-branded holiday shipping supplies.
Griff and Lee gave tips about the Las Vegas event coming up July 26-29. Cindy, San Diego CA, called to try to guess the name of the event hotel. From the chat board, Char, Steamboat Springs CO (shermanclare), requested a listing dish. Patty, Long Beach CA (whoohoodepot), guessed the event hotel and won the $25 Bubblefast gift certificate.
Lee reminded everyone about the upcoming change to store subscription fees on May 6; check the eBay Store Fee Illustrator (http://www.ebay.com/feeillustrator) to see which store is right for you.