Blog Archives

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 …

Back to school with City Living!

This competition is now closed. The winners have been announced.  It's that time of year again, when kids all over the country prepare to head back for another year of school. Thankfully, City Living has a range of awesome products to brighten your …

bidorbuy is the best marketplace

bidorbuy is the winner of the 2017 PriceCheck Tech and Ecommerce Awards in the Best Marketplace Platform category. Needless to say, we bidorbuy are elated, and we are sure that bidorbuy buyers and sellers are glad too. This is the second year in a …

The R18 bidorbuy birthday sale

To mark our 18th birthday, we will be selling scores of desirable items at R18 each during one week in August. Would you believe it! This month, bidorbuy is turning 18. So young and energetic in human terms, so mature and wise in ecommerce …

Buyers love uAfrica shipping

We have been urging sellers to offer uAfrica shipping for a while now. We wrote a blog post on uAfrica fulfilment, an article about activating the uAfrica shipping option, and an article on the finer points of using uAfrica shipping. Turns out, we have …

Celebrating ten years of success

Diamond Merchants have been on bidorbuy for a whopping 10 years! If the company's name doesn’t already give you a slight indication of what they sell, they are multinational jewellery and diamond wholesalers who offer high-quality items at a fraction of …

New Business Competition winner

We have a winner! Congratulations to Iconix for winning the 2016 New Business Competition. Iconix is a wholesaler and imports products directly from manufacturers overseas. Specialising in smartwatches, their mission is to provide customers with the …

Parcelninja warehousing and delivery

Outsource your e-commerce warehousing and delivery process to Parcelninja. Warehousing and distribution is one of the biggest challenges for e-commerce businesses in South Africa. It is no wonder that bidorbuy were quick to jump on board with …