Canada Post Cuts Rates for eBay Sellers

Holiday discount offers 25% off Expedited service.

by staff writer
- Nov 30, 2009

Canada Post is offering a fat discount on parcel shipping for eBay sellers when they buy and print postage through eBay.

According to an announcement on, sellers who use eBay's Online Shipping Tool to generate shipping labels will get 25 percent off the retail price of Canada Post's Expedited Parcel services, for shipments within Canada and to the U.S.

"I hope you enjoy the lower shipping rates, and I especially hope you can take advantage of them immediately to help make the most of your holiday season," says eBay Canada's Ira Grossman.

eBay's Online Shipping Tool allows sellers to create, purchase and print shipping labels directly through eBay or PayPal.

Expedited Parcel services include delivery times from one to seven days within Canada, and within 12 days to the U.S.; delivery confirmation and online tracking; on-time delivery guarantee for shipments within Canada; and insurance coverage of up to $100 Canadian.

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