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"An Audience With..." Webinar Series

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The Department for International Trade (DIT) in the Midlands has launched a series of free webinars with a range of global e-marketplaces to help local SMEs boost their export sales.

Each e-marketplace will provide guidance and practical advice on how you can get your products listed. They'll also cover the practicalities including how much it costs, logistics, marketing support and how to join.

There will also be an opportunity for Q&As where you can put your questions directly to our experts. 

Each link below will connect you to a webinar registration form where you can find out more about each webinar and receive your unique link to join. 


An Audience With... real.de

Tuesday 25 August 2020, 10:00 - 11:00

With 21 million visitors per month and 16 million products listed, real.de is one of the largest marketplaces in Germany. The internet presence of real.de combines high brand awareness with state-of-the-art platform technology and enables targeted multichannel marketing. real.de covers more than 5,000 product categories, including consumer electronics, furniture, homeware, gardening, DIY, sport and outdoor.

Germany is one of the leading European markets with 58 million consumers. It has an extensive delivery infrastructure and its central European location gives access to consumers in neighbouring countries.

Who else sells here? Adidas, Canon, Dyson, Lacoste, Lego, Nike, Samsung, Sony, Timberland

DIT Offer: If you join the platform through DIT you’ll pay no monthly fee for the first 3 months (only pay commission on items you sell).

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An Audience With... Sift & Pick

Tuesday 22 September 2020, 09:00 - 10:00

Sift & Pick is an omnichannel, online marketplace based in Singapore. It started in 2018 centred around letting shoppers discover brands and products that are original and of uncompromising quality. Built by shoppers for shoppers, every product is lovingly handpicked by working directly with brand owners and designers, allowing Sift & Pick to bring authentic, under-the-radar designer goods closer to individuals.

Sift & Pick now partners with more than 250 global brands to carry over 6,000 fashion, beauty and lifestyle products.

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An Audience With... eBay

Tuesday 06 October 2020, 10:00 - 11:00

eBay connects sellers to buyers worldwide, including 22 million active users in the UK. 80% of products sold on the platform are new, and 86% are sold at a fixed price rather than auction. 58% of eBay's sales are cross-border trade. Key selling categories on eBay include home and garden, tech and fashion. 

Who else sells here? AO, Adidas, Argos, Bosch, Coop Electrical, Dyson, Hewlett-Packard, Jigsaw, Maplin, Office, Samsung, Superdry

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You can find all of DIT's upcoming webinars here.