bidorbuy sellers and GTIN codes

Sellers, have you noticed that there is a new field to populate when creating listings on bidorbuy: a product identifier or Global Trade Item Number (GTIN) field? It looks like this: GTIN is commonly found on the barcode number. Therefore, when …

Ecommerce trends for 2018

The world of ecommerce within South Africa is only at the start, there is still so much potential for growth. As more users have access to fast internet and as more payment options become available to shoppers, users within the ecommerce environment will …

How to make your business grow

Do you have your own small business? Do you feel you have the capacity to convert your hobby into a money-making venture? Why not consider online marketplaces like bidorbuy as a platform to grow your business... and your revenue. In today's times, …

How to protect your brand online

Theft is a concern for all businesses because it results in a loss of profit: every business’ nightmare. Theft, however, means completely different things for a typical brick and mortar store in comparison to an online store. In an online business …

City Living Summer Splash Sale

It's the middle of summer and we all want to feel great and be fully prepared to strut our stuff along the beach before our favourite season is over! Brighten up your summer and stay summer-fit with City Living. With 5 new exciting products City Living …

Month of Love | City Living Competition

Even though Valentine’s Day is over (and two lucky bidorbuyer’s won the Valentine’s Day contest) City Living still want to celebrate the month of love with you! These awesome sellers have dropped their prices on everything you love and are giving away …

New fee rate card

From 1 March 2018 bidorbuy will have a new fee rate card. Here is a summary of the changes and some of the reasons why we are making them. The limitations of the old fees structure: As our sellers know, we charge a success fee on items sold on …

How to prevent customer complaints

Customer complaints are unavoidable in any kind of business, but there are ways for sellers or business owners to reduce complaints, or even prevent them completely. This blog post serves as a guide for those who wish to reduce their complaints by a …