Author: Ina Steiner
An eBay seller asked where the quarterly shipping coupons were when they didn’t show up as usual on Sunday, the first day of the new quarter. Readers who said there were no coupons wondered if eBay would ditch the offer.
“I don’t think eBay for business works on Sundays or holidays, so it’s unlikely you’ll hear back today,” wrote one seller (as a company whose customers sell 24/7). is surprising). But another person said he believed the couponing process was automated.
Since Monday is also a holiday (in honor of the New Year’s Day holiday), it’s not clear when eBay will provide answers to sellers.
One seller commenting on the eBay board said the coupon is worth less than when eBay first started offering it, saying, “The current $50 credit was about $25 when it was first implemented. worth the dollar,” they wrote. But based on the number of sellers looking for coupons on New Year’s Day, not a single cent matters, especially in today’s inflationary environment.