Category Archives: Updates

January eBay Promotion

Posted on 06/01/2013 by Marketing


Why not sell your unwanted Christmas gifts on eBay and take advantage of our discounted shipping rates? Whatever you have to sell this month, you can be sure that by shipping your items with CollectPlus and buying your labels direct from eBay you can benefit from our special discounted rates throughout January. Buying your labels on eBay is easy to do – just select ‘CollectPlus Tracked’ as a shipping option when you list your item and then once it’s sold, pay for and print your label from My eBay and drop your parcel off at one of our 5,000 shops nationwide.  As always we offer full read more…

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eBay Christmas selling tips

Posted on 11/12/2012 by Marketing


We’ve put together some tips for selling on eBay – all you need is a little time and a little know-how and you’ll see some of those Christmas pounds come right back to you! If you have any questions please get in touch with us and we will try our best to help you or give you advice when selling your items. Tips: Not everything sells well. Check similar items on eBay to check sell prices before listing. Generally, designer children’s clothing in good (unstained) condition fetches good money. Basics from department stores won’t translate into income. Make sure your read more…

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CollectPlus Christmas 2012

Posted on 22/11/2012 by Marketing

If you are intending to send items to customers, friends or family for Christmas, here are few important things for you to remember: Our last sending date for Christmas parcels was Friday the 14th of December. Parcels sent after this date are not scheduled for delivery before Christmas and we request that you wait until after Christmas before querying delivery of your parcel. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Please note, if you live in areas such as The Highlands, Scotland, Ireland and the Isle of Man, deliveries can take up to a week longer than our standard 3-5 read more…

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In celebration of reaching our 5,000th store milestone

Posted on 07/11/2012 by Marketing


We’re really proud to announce the 5,000th store in our network. Growing from just a handful of stores 3 years ago, this milestone greatly increases convenience for our customers, and is a wonderful achievement for us. We are giving away 5 fantastic prizes and 5 free parcel sends to each winner! To enter this completion all you have to do is follow @collectplus on Twitter and tweet us a picture of your local CollectPlus store with the following message:  “I am in the running to win up to £100 worth of Amazon Vouchers in celebration of #CollectPlus #5000stores #YOURSTORENAME” Prizes: 1st £100 Amazon Vouchers read more…

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Posted on 07/11/2012 by Marketing


CollectPlus today announce the 5000th store in our network. This rapid growth means that 87% of the UK’s population are now within a mile of a store in urban areas, and 88% are within five miles in rural areas. CollectPlus uses PayPoint technology to power its parcel service, meaning that we have much more room for network expansion as PayPoint works with over 24,000 convenience retailers in the UK. We are now processing parcels at a run rate of 7 million a year, the addition of the 5,000th store marks a rapid rate of expansion from just a handful of read more…

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Amazon £1000 Halloween Sweepstake

Posted on 22/10/2012 by Marketing

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Amazon are running a Halloween sweepstake with a £1000 Amazon voucher grand prize and a further ten runner up £100 vouchers to give away. All you have to do to enter is “Like” Amazon on Facebook and then enter your details so they can contact you if you win. Entries can be submitted up until 23.59 GMT on Wednesday the 31st October, but you must be a UK resident to enter.

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