Victoria, BC - August 11, 2006 – Terapeak, a member of the eBay Developers Program and an eBay Certified Solution Provider, today announced the launch of a research tool specifically designed for eBay Motors Parts and Accessories (P&A) sellers. Terapeak's Motors P&A Research will provide sellers with access to in-depth research on the past year of sales activity on eBay. Sellers will receive reports which indicate the best time to sell, how much to sell for, and what keywords drive profits. Sellers will also have the added capability to get in-depth research reports on their competition, as well as themselves.
eBay Motors Parts and Accessories is one of the fastest growing categories on eBay, with more than 50 million parts sold on eBay so far. In fact, an automotive part or accessory is sold on eBay every second. Terapeak, which currently offers a research tool that covers 33 of eBay's main categories, has witnessed a high demand for a motors research tool to help sellers gain an advantage in the highly competitive world of online automotive parts sales.
Terapeak's tool will provide a broad suite of services that will help Parts and Accessories sellers plan their online selling strategies. Terapeak Motors P&A Research offers market intelligence indicating the most successful listing promotions, which listing durations drive the most sales, and which listing types create the highest profits for any item sold on eBay in the Motors Parts & Accessories category.
As a member of the eBay Developers Program, Terapeak was able to work closely with eBay to create a tool that is specifically geared towards the needs of eBay Parts and Accessories sellers. Terapeak licenses eBay Market Data, which provides access to rich historical data about what is bought and sold on eBay. Terapeak analyzes this raw data and returns customizable reports to sellers offering them the most relevant information for their eBay businesses.
Terapeak is excited about expanding their research offering to include Motors P&A data. CEO Anthony Sukow states, "Terapeak is proud to be providing the first research tool for eBay Motors Parts and Accessories sellers. We look forward to extending to eBay Motors sellers the same top notch customer service, technical expertise and commitment to our clients that has made Terapeak Research so successful."