22 November 2018
The Commerce Commission has released a video to remind businesses that they must meet compulsory safety standards if they sell toys for children 36 months and under: The legal consequences of not meeting these safety standards can be enormous. In late 2017 a retailer was prosecuted by the Commiss... more
Hook and loop fastener - it’s a ripping good time
30 October 2018
Hoover Sellotape Blue Tack Band-aid Rollerblades Pink Batts Jet Ski Gib Bubble Wrap Crock Pot Chap Stick Velcro What on Earth is this a list of? It's a list of trademarks that consumers ...
What is Ping? Why should I use it?
23 October 2018
Ping is the new and improved payment platform provided and hosted by Trade Me. It lets buyers pay sellers via a number of payment methods. Why use Ping? Ping makes buying and selling easier, faster...
A guide to selling hazardous substances on Trade Me
4 October 2018
There are probably over 100,000 hazardous substances that are used in New Zealand every day. From bleach in the bathroom, petrol at the pump to snail bait on the vegie garden, you can find them everyw...
Things to consider when trading animals on Trade Me
2 October 2018
Here's a guest post by the Ministry of Primary Industries that shares some things to consider when buying or selling animals on Trade Me. Obviously, it's really important that members bear these poin...