Are the Big dealers abandoning eBay?


I had an interesting email conversation with Chris Jensen at Streamwood which made me think about where our beloved Scouting category is headed. I asked Chris why I had not seen any items listed from him in a number of months. He responded that nearly 50% of his items didn’t attract bids. That was leading to about 20% of his sales $ being eaten up by fees. So he abandoned large scale listing on eBay and is concentrating on his website. Chris noted that he has put thousands of additional items on his site located at


Has anyone else noted similar sellers dropping out of eBay?




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