Stories Archive


Your Barbies and LEGO Sets are Making a Comeback — As Collector’s Items

The recent popularity of The LEGO Movie and Barbie is sparking a new wave of toy collecting on eBay.

Rachel Chen, eBay News Team

eBay Goes Big on Exports with International Shipping

Streamlining the cross-border experience to unlock global markets for US sellers

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eBay Opens “The ’85 Shop” Featuring the Greatest Collection of Original Air Jordan 1s Ever Assembled

Sneaker fans can now own the most iconic sneakers in basketball history.

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Trading Cards

A Rare Piece of Pokémon History Goes to Auction on eBay

Longtime seller Tomoya Ohno listed his 1998 Pikachu Illustrator card PSA 8 exclusively on eBay.

Rachel Chen, eBay News Team

eBay and Nike Reissue the Iconic ‘eBay Dunk’

The two iconic brands commemorate 20 years of the Nike SB Dunk with a general release, 10 limited-edition pairs benefitting the Bodecker Foundation and a sneaker shop offering throwback pricing on a selection of Nike SB Dunk shoes.

eBay News Team
Authenticity Guarantee

eBay Opens Store in NYC that Accepts Pre-Owned Luxury as Currency

Shoppers are invited to have their jewelry, handbags, and watches appraised and exchanged for “closet currency” to purchase authentic items from eBay’s top luxury sellers.

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Economic Opportunity

eBay is Empowering Women Entrepreneurs to Reach Global Markets

Export success on eBay points to women entrepreneurs building successful, long-term businesses.

Rachel Chen, eBay News Team
Pop Culture

1962 Amazing Spider-Man Comic Makes eBay History

Spider-Man’s first-ever appearance becomes the third top-selling comic book on eBay as the superhero celebrates his 60th anniversary.

Rachel Chen, eBay News Team

Reunited: After Decades, a Firefighter’s Helmet Is Returned to His Family

The town of Portsmouth, New Hampshire joined together to solve the mystery of a piece of vintage memorabilia.

Mark Sullivan, eBay News Team

Only on eBay: These Rare Memorabilia Show Serena Williams’s Dominance in Tennis

Not everyone can play like Serena Williams — but for the right price, you can own a piece of tennis history in the form of a net she conquered to win the U.S. Open.

eBay News Team