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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

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.

Press Release
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
Economic Opportunity

How eBay Is Helping Southeast Asia’s Small Businesses Succeed

Ecommerce can help these smaller businesses connect, especially with export markets, in ways they never have before.

eBay News Team
Authenticity Guarantee

eBay Launches Authentication for Fine Jewelry

In collaboration GIA, the Gemological Institute of America, eBay’s ‘Authenticity Guarantee’ service expands to include fine jewelry from brands like Bvlgari, Van Cleef & Arpels and Cartier

Press Release

Sports Illustrated Partners With Muhammad Ali Enterprises for New NFT Drop With OneOf and eBay

The next iteration of their ongoing SI Covers NFT program honors the G.O.A.T. and humanitarian, Muhammad Ali.

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