Julie Yoo embraced e-commerce when it was first taking off in 1998. An art history student interested in all things vintage, she got hooked on the rush of commanding a pretty penny online for her luxury vintage finds. She opened two storefronts in Toronto — one for women’s luxury consignment and then a men’s consignment shop next door. Her online sales helped her business survive when her stores had to close temporarily due to the pandemic.
Jessica Oman and her husband Johann Furrer found great success scouring storage lockers and estate sales for forgotten treasures, then selling them online to happy new homes for a profit. eBay has helped them to reach a wider customer base of international treasure hunters and kept revenue coming in during the pandemic.
Teddy bear enthusiast Mandy Kennett joined eBay so she could sell some bears and maybe buy a few more. Little did she know that her eBay adventure would turn into a successful business selling rare collectibles from around the world, and that she’d find a supportive community too.
Lamia El-Khouri never imagined she would one day be a top seller on eBay. It all started when she began making jewellery based on the gorgeous adornments she encountered while studying ancient cultures for her master’s degree. At first it was just a hobby, but when she tried selling them online she realized that others were just as captivated by the designs as she had been.
Single mom Keeley Wamback needed a way to earn income that would allow her to stay home and care for her baby, who was born with a damaged artery in her arm. She always loved thrifting and noticed that people were having success with it on eBay. Starting with a few items from her own closet, Keeley launched her eBay store and now has over 1,000 pieces of sourced inventory, earning enough to fully support her family.
In 2019, Karina Bogle returned to her hometown of Stratford to purchase the iconic local shoe store she’d worked for in high school: White-Balmer Shoes. While the pandemic soon forced her to temporarily close her doors, Karina quickly adapted by integrating online sales with her brick-and-mortar storefront.
While trying to help friends and family find the latest Nikes, Jordans, and more, Ola Adelowokan noticed how difficult it was to find sellers based in Canada. She quickly realized the opportunity this presented, and began selling the latest drops on eBay. Today, she’s made ecommerce her full-time job.
Kavitha Mohan had only recently purchased Budget Electronics when the pandemic broke out. While the supply chain for electronics and accessories was strained, Kavitha decided to reimagine these challenges as new opportunities to grow. In the years since, Budget Electronics has expanded to offer hundreds of products, with over 50,000 positive reviews.
It was after Alexandra Zini noticed her closet filling with items she no longer wore that she realized it may be time to make space. She began listing luxury bags, shoes, and other clothes on eBay, and her ecommerce business has since grown to offer hundreds of hard-to-find women’s fashion items.
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