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Marvellous mosaic

The versatile mosaic can transfer a humble object into a thing of beauty.

A collector’s passion

Andre sells on bidorbuy to generate an income which he then uses to expand his own Matchbox toy collection. With bidorbuy being so easy to use and with the growing demand for his items, Andre is spending more and more time on the site – having fun.

Keep them coming back

Seller: swissluxury Name: Ahmed Bawa Give your customers top notch service and you’re sure to increase your sales volumes, says Ahmed Bawa. What do you sell? Luxury designer fashion accessories with a particular focus on watches and sunglasses. We have Diesel, Gucci, Armani, Dior, Ysl, Seiko, Aquaswiss, Tag Heuer, Chopard and many more luxury brands. […]

Perseverance brings success

Seller: luxurytime Name: Adriaan Rootman What do you sell? I sell high-end luxury brand name watches and diamond jewellery. Is selling on bidorbuy your business or your hobby? It is my business. What first prompted you to sell on bidorbuy? It all happened thanks to poker. I must admit, I used to be a bit […]

Her own boss

Seller: Jewels4u Name: Elize Jooste What do you sell? Solid 9-carat gold jewellery set with diamonds and gemstones. I usually sell on auctions, the auctions that start from R1, to be more specific. It can be nerve-wrecking, but I find that R1 auctions are rewarding for me as a seller, because they are a firm […]

The gems hobby-business ran with love

Seller: sungems Name: Heleen Rossouw Heleen describes her bidorbuy selling venture as a “semi-full-time-hobby-supplementary-income business”. Her main income derives from a family-run company in the services industry, the Cape Town based Enviro-Safe Pest Management and Pathogen Control. Heleen occasionally relies on the Enviro-Safe employees to help with the bidorbuy administration and the dispatch of items […]

The customers’ interests at heart

Seller: clive 6528 Name: Clive Bilski What do you sell? I am known as the “MacDonald’s Toy” man on bidorbuy, because I sell so many MacDonald’s toys, the ones that come bundled up with kids’ meals. I also sell antiques, Barbie dolls, trolls and anything else I feel my customers would like. When did you […]

Combing the beaches for treasures

Blue Berg Strand… Milnerton… Sea Point… Clifton… Muizenberg… Macassar… Somerset-Strand… Gordon’s Bay… To you, those famous beaches in and around Cape Town may evoke the long, lazy days of summer holidays. To the bidorbuyer Pierre_Henri (aka Pierre Nortje), those very same beaches are a mini gold mine. Literally. Over the years, he and his fellow […]