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Drop shipping

Drop shipping, also known as product sourcing, is a way of selling items on eBay without ever handling the items yourself.

Drop shipping is when you buy stock from a supplier and work with them to send items directly to the buyer.

If you use drop shipping, you're still responsible for the safe delivery of the item within the timeframe you stated in your listing, and the buyer's overall satisfaction with their purchase.

Drop shipping, where you fulfill orders directly from a wholesale supplier, is allowed. However, listing an item on eBay and then purchasing the item from another retailer or marketplace that ships directly to your customer is not permitted.

Make sure you follow these guidelines. If you don't, you may be subject to a range of actions. We may limit, restrict, or suspend you from buying, selling, or using site features. All of your listings may be removed, displayed lower or not shown in search results, without refunding any or all applicable fees. You may also forfeit special account status and discounts.

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