7 January 2019
The above picture shows a travel adaptor and a cell phone charger that are illegal to sell in NZ. As international markets open up even further and Kiwis figure out how to bypass traditional suppliers of electronic goods, we are see such plugs listed from time to time. Trade Me's Trust and Safety ... more
Electric vehicles must be sold with safe chargers
17 December 2018
Electric Vehicles (EVs) are awesome. They’re cheap to run, great for the planet, and really fun to drive. Charging an EV at home is a convenient and popular option for many owners. With more and more...
Don’t toy with the life of a child
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 m...
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...