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R500 off international flights!

Take advantage of the payday voucher offer!  Book your international flight now and save R500. Valid until 29 March 2019. Interested in travelling overseas and looking for a great deal? Look no further! Save more on international flights with this …

South Africa-based items now first in search results pages

To improve the shopping experience on the site, bidorbuy has introduced a new feature that helps buyers find locally-based products. In all search results pages, items held in South Africa are now displayed in the first tab: You can easily change …

Deal of the Week has a new look

Have you seen our new and improved Deal of the Week page? The clean-cut design makes scrolling a lot easier. You can view the product along with all the important information quickly and easily. You can also add an item to the cart or to your watchlist …

New fee rate card

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

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 …