Buying “green” is one of the biggest trends in retail these days. Shoppers are showing more interest than ever in products and companies that are eco-friendly. But high costs can be a significant hurdle when it comes to more sustainable options. It’s simply more expensive to go green in many cases.
But eBay is challenging that notion with its certified, manufacturer-refurbished marketplace. It is one of the few places where eco-conscious buyers can shop sustainably and save money—up to 70% on top brands like Bose, Callaway, and DEWALT.
The three Rs—reduce, reuse, recycle—are vital for our planet’s long-term health. With certified, manufacturer-refurbished items from eBay, shoppers are part of the movement: reusing hard-to-recycle items and reducing demand for resource-intensive new products.
Traditionally, it has been harder to shop for refurbished items than new ones. Concerns about quality and even knowing where to find them have been barriers. But eBay’s new site makes it easy to find products in 10 top categories, including electronics, home and garden goods, small appliances, sporting equipment, and more.
Simply put: it’s better for the planet and your pocketbook. Those are two of shoppers’ biggest considerations. But eBay can also guarantee the high quality of its certified, manufacturer refurbished products. All products in the program will be:
eBay is also the only place shoppers will find many of these manufacturer-refurbished items. With exclusive contracts with many brands, eBay is offering an experience that no other retailer can match.