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How to arrange delivery of large ebay items

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How to arrange delivery of large ebay items
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Do you require good, reliable delivery on an item that you have either bought or are thinking of buying on ebay? Possibly the item is collection only and you need to arrange your own delivery / collection?

Here is our best advice -

 

Arranging your own delivery or collection represents an opportunity for you. You can save both a lot time and money by following these steps. To get the best possible delivery;

  • Look at feedback on ebay. Consider that the more positive feedback that a person has, it means that they have received good comments about a delivery they have sorted in the past. Reputation is important. You don't just want someone who just 'throws an item' onto the back of a scruffy old vehicle.

  • Will you item be covered over and looked after so it arrives in the same condition that it left you?

  • Is the courier fully insured for loss, or damage to your item? Are they insured?

  • Are they prepared to lift the item into place at your end, or do they just 'dump' at your door?

  • Are they contactable out of hours to speak with you through ebay's message system?

  • Know all fees, inc. VAT before committing.

  • Many items on ebay are 'own collection only' as people do not want to spend time sorting out the delivery. You can save a lot of money by arranging the delivery with your own courier.

  • But how do you do this easily and cheaply.........

For this purpose, we use a company called DeliveryMatch. They have their own ebay store which can be found here
http://stores.ebay.co.uk/DeliveryMatch-Ltd

By posting your delivery with them you should receive many quotes, which should bring the price down. It is a very simple system to use, with full ebay integration. It is both easy and free to use. When you receive the quote that is acceptable to you, you just 'click' and proceed. Easy. No more ringing around waiting on return calls!

They will arrange delivery of 'anything large', ie furniture, antiques, electrical appliances, pianos, business and more.

The whole aim of DeliveryMatch is arrange your delivery quickly, efficiently and cheaply. What more do you want?

Read more about DeliveryMatch on eBay's own web site here:
http://stores.ebay.co.uk/DeliveryMatch-Ltd
 

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