Stories Archive

25th Anniversary

From a ‘Side Hustle’ to a Successful Small Business on eBay

Over the course of 15 years, Canadian entrepreneur Adrien Lavoie scaled his business operations from his parents’ basement to a thriving small business in selling sneakers on eBay.

By: eBay News Team
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Managed Payments

eBay and LendingPoint Team Up to Provide Seller Financing to Entrepreneurs and Businesses

The pilot program is live now and is compatible with eBay’s managed payments program.

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Consumers

eBay and NBA Sneaker King P.J. Tucker Team Up to Unveil His New Sneaker Loft, Highlighting His Extensive Kicks Collection and Favorite eBay Finds

In celebration of the return of the NBA, the exclusive behind-the-scenes footage reveals P.J.’s favorite kicks, his passion for collecting sneakers and more.

By: eBay News Team
Consumers

eBay Launches First-Ever “Collector-Con,” Announces Series of Special Exclusives on the Latest Non-Sports Trading Cards

Throughout August, card collectors can buy limited trading card exclusives from Buff Monster, eBay x Topps Crossover x Garbage Pail Kids and more.

By: eBay News Team
Consumers

Timepieces To Start Your Collection from Guest Editor, Anish Bhatt, @WatchAnish

From dive watches to everyday wristwear, luxury watch expert Anish Bhatt shares an inside-look at his curated eBay collection.

By: eBay News Team
Earnings

eBay Inc. Reports Better Than Expected Second Quarter 2020 Results and Raises Full Year Guidance

Q2 Revenue of $2.9 billion; GMV of $27.1 billion.

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Buying

MLB Pitcher Pat Neshek Shares How He Amassed a Seven Figure Trading Card Collection in Premiere Episode of eBay’s “Uncommon” Series

Video diaries celebrate eBay’s buyers and sellers’ unique stories and their “uncommon” finds on the marketplace With over 50,000 autographed cards in his collection, eBay’s inaugural episode highlights Neshek’s affinity for baseball trading cards and how time on the mound inspired his passion for collecting.

By: eBay News Team
Trusted Marketplace

eBay and Pro Football Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith Launch PROVA Group Authentication for Sports Memorabilia on the Marketplace

To celebrate the launch, shoppers can access an amazing selection of authenticated, signed jerseys, trading cards and more, sourced from Emmitt Smith’s personal collection. Plus, fans can connect face-to-face with the Super Bowl champion on Notable Live, Emmitt’s virtual, mobile events platform, to discuss the new partnership and exclusive memorabilia.

By: eBay News Team
25th Anniversary

Building Lifelong Friendships Through Selling on eBay

Longtime seller Betsie Bolger Mott recounts her experience as a member of the eBay Radio team and how she has grown her store into a thriving online business.

By: eBay News Team
eBay Classifieds

Adevinta to Acquire eBay Classifieds Group to Create the World’s Largest Online Classifieds Company

eBay has entered into a definitive agreement to transfer its Classifieds business to Adevinta for a total consideration valued at approximately $9.2 billion.

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Managed Payments

eBay Expands Managed Payments — Here's Why This is A Win for All of Us

eBay is expanding its management of payments for buyers and sellers in five countries.

By: Alyssa Cutright, VP of Global Payments