Category Archives: Updates


Posted on 03/10/2012 by Marketing

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Today we spoke to Ashika from A-SHU.CO.UK A-SHU.CO.UK brings you THE trends seen across the catwalks and set to become a hit on the high street, but at a price where you can afford to turn your lust list into reality. Plenty of new fashion-fix products such as shoes, bags and accessories hit our cyber shelves each week and you can be sure they have your name on it! Ashika told us: “CollectPlus has been really useful to us when sending heavier parcels or parcels with a high value attached to them, as its cheaper to send them with CollectPlus rather read more…

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Posted on 24/09/2012 by Marketing

AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD HAS £850 OF ‘CASH IN THE ATTIC’ People could make ‘a tidy profit’ by selling unwanted goods online The average Brit has over £850 of consumer goods gathering dust that could be sold for a tidy profit online. According to the research we conducted, more than half of UK residents (56%) fail to cash in because they find it too tricky to send items to those buying goods. With the majority of people having less than £300 left in their bank accounts at the end of the month after bills, and 24% less than £50, it is no surprise read more…

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Little Satsuma

Posted on 21/09/2012 by Marketing

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CollectPlus is constantly striving to provide online businesses with great value for money and convenience. We love hearing feedback from our customers and finding out how their businesses operate. Today it was our pleasure to speak to Jane Hampson, founder of “Little Satsuma” – The first palm oil free soap range in UK Jane told us: “I do it as well as my day job and it gets very busy at times, so being able to drop stuff off at weekends to a shop or later on when Post office is shut, allows me to run my business still outside read more…

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Website maintenance: 12th September 2012

Posted on 11/09/2012 by Marketing

Please note, we have almost completed the migration of our website to a new hosting environment as part of our business-wide efforts to improve our customers’ experience of our services. It will allow our website to respond automatically to increases in demand for our online services by adding extra capacity. However, there may be a few teething issues as we complete this migration. We are working to minimise these, but we apologise in advance for any inconvenience this may cause. Once the upgrade is complete all our visitors should enjoy a faster web-browsing experience. Kind regards, The CollectPlus Team

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eBay Help Me Shop: Get friends to help you shop!

Posted on 11/09/2012 by Marketing

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Help Me Shop is a fun and easy way to get shopping advice from your friends. Just save items from any website to the Help Me Shop bookmarklet in your browser bookmarks bar, then invite your friends to help you decide what to buy. If you’d like to road test the new social shopping experience, Help Me Shop is live on eBay UK  

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eBay Free private seller listings 1st-9th Sept

Posted on 31/08/2012 by Marketing

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source: eBay UK are running a nine day free listing promotion for private sellers kicking off on Saturday the 1st of September and running until Sunday the 9th. The promotion covers items with a start price of £1 or more (items with a lower start price can already be listed for free) with a limit of 150 free listings per eBay ID. I find the limit of 150 items rather strange, it’s not many listings per day and eBay have typically run promotions of up to 100 free listings per day or per weekend recently. That makes this a read more…

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