Paul, Sarasota FL (ask-a-q-no-soup-4u), asked about prepaid returns. BULQ (www.BULQ.com) debuted their Father’s Day Retail Moment. Ron, Birmingham AL (oilerman21), asked how the Global Shipping Program (GSP) figures into free international returns. John, Southbridge MA (sylvester_investments), wondered what Good ‘Til Cancelled (GTC) means; he’s just opened a Basic Store and also wanted to understand how free listings work.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: BULQ (BULQ.com) debuted their Graduation Retail Moment. Paul, Sarasota FL (wisebuyoutlet), called in to ask how to handle an international return via eBay’s Global Shipping Program (GSP).Lupe, Reston VA (hapachico), called in to share the very personal reason she came to be an eBay seller.
Dan, Manchester NH (e-villagegreen), stayed over from the previous segment to sort out his listing’s stubborn fonts. Griff and Lee dished it for him. BULQ debuted their Presidents’ Day Retail Moment. ArvaDell, Pebble Beach CA (pebblesbythesea), called in with a tip for scoring free recycled packing materials.
ArvaDell, Pebble Beach, CA (pebblesbythesea), was held over from the previous segment with a question about an international return. Gina, Des Moines NM (classysoles), called with an announcement about Promoted Listings. She also answered Lee’s trivia question and won Kathy Terrill’s book, The Secret to eBay Search for Sellers. BULQ’s Christmas-Hannukah-Etc. Retail Moment debuted (http://www.bulq.com).
Open phones, Contact Us email and more! BULQ’s Retail Moment #13 – Thanksgiving made its debut. Julie, Las Vegas NV (ilovejuliesgems), answered Lee’s “Hey You, Pay Attention” trivia question and won an item of eBayana. Lee shared the latest news from USPS; find cutoff dates for various mail class plus information on letters to Santa at https://www.usps.com/holidaynews.
Lee introduced the Back to School Retail Moment, sponsored by BULQ (http://www.bulq.com). eBay Senior VP and General Counsel Marie Oh Huber recently shared her thoughts on how eBay affects small business growth in eBay Inc.’s corporate blog; read the whole story at http://www.ebayinc.com. Griff explained the purpose of eBay’s third annual Hack Week (formerly known as Skunkworks), part of eBay’s Innovations Programs.
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.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: An Independence Day Retail Moment was brought to you by BULQ (http://www.bulq.com). Lee reminded us that the judges are evaluating this year’s SHINE Awards submissions; community voting will begin at the end of this month for the winners of eBay’s second annual Small Business of the Year Contest (http://www.ebay.com/shineawards).
David, Boca Raton FL (djmovers99) asked about free returns getting a boost in search. Bruce, Roscoe IL (pacificbearing), asked how to sign up for eBay OPEN workshops (http://www.ebayopen2017.com/workshops) when already registered for the event.
Lee introduced a Father’s Day Retail Moment sponsored by BULQ (http://www.bulq.com). Dona, Fort Wright KY (homecraftframing), asked about seller limits and opening a new eBay store. Ed, Corning NY (eds-e-threads), is getting a warning for including a redirect URL linked to his eBay store in his listings. Forrest, Lakewood WA (hulkhauler1), asked about returning an item that was not as described (SNAD).
Time for an Easter Retail Moment from BULQ! Lee showed Griff an item in honor of National Women’s History Month. Tom, Pittsburgh PA (blackandgoldgifts), called in with a personal update and some eBay appreciation.
The 2nd season of eBay’s Open for Business podcast launches today at http://www.ebay.com/openforbusiness. Steven, Hogansville GA (bowtiethunder83), won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com).
C.B., Chicago IL (c.b.), called in re: mailing lists. This week’s Presidents Day Retail Moment was sponsored by BULQ (hhttp://www.bulq.com). eBetsy, Dallas TX, called in with breaking news about this year’s GRAMMY charity auctions (http://www.ebay.com/grammy). Griff and Lee took turns reading “Tips to Help With Taxes”, adapted from a recent post by Audrey Tracy in eBay for Business (http://www.ebayforbusinessblog.com).