Podcast: What’s Black Friday like for Australia’s biggest retailer?
Behind the scenes with eBay Australia's head of retail insights, Gavin Dennis.
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Today on Pocket Money, we step behind the curtain with eBay to understand what this massive shopping event means from the business perspective.
To take us on this journey, eBay Australia's head of retail insights Gavin Dennis hops on the mic with Sally and Marc. He shares some choice insights about how eBay navigates this busy season including an inside look at the most anticipated items, what hour the site will experience its peak traffic and how mobile shopping has changed the game.
Mentioned in this episode
- All the sales for Black Friday and Cyber Monday
- Black Friday coupon codes
- What to know about debt
- This is what the Owleez looks like
- eBay Australia's Black Friday home page
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