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eBay offers Australian consumers greater choice from its global marketplace

From today, Australian consumers will benefit from easier access to the wide selection of products from around the globe on eBay.com.au. The change gives increased prominence to search results from the U.S. (eBay.com) and the UK (eBay.co.uk) in a number of categories, providing consumers with easier access to the widest selection of goods at the most competitive price.

Traditional retail ignores new employment opportunities in ecommerce growth sector

Reports today that the move towards online retail will lead to significant job losses over the next five years ignores the employment opportunities being created in the thriving Australian ecommerce industry.

The growth of online retailing does not necessarily mean overall net job losses but a redistribution of jobs in a new growth sector.