Launched in August 2009, c2cMall.com is a Free online marketplace that brings buyers and sellers together to trade almost anything through online auctions and fixed price sales. C2cMall is one of the Popular site of its kind operating in the world.
How c2cMall.com works
Typically any user that wants to sell goods or services can list the item for sale on the web site using the web based tools provided. The seller sets a start time, end time, pricing information and provides a detailed description together with images for the item they are selling. Other users can then browse these items for sale and buy items they are interested in. Should there be a sale, the c2cMall system puts the buyer and seller in contact with each other and it is then up to the buyer and seller to conclude the deal between each other (which normally involves arranging payment and shipment of the goods purchased). C2cMall makes its money by charging the seller a commission of between one and five percent on all successful sales (except for high ticket items such as cars and properties where only a flat listing fee per item is charged).
C2cMall does not sell any goods itself but only provides an online platform to facilitate trade between other buyers and sellers. Typically most buyers and sellers reside however there are also a number of sellers located outside of USA that make use of the c2cMall web site to sell to all the world.
The majority of goods sold on c2cMall are new items (as apposed to second hand goods) with the ratio of fixed price listings relative to auction listings on the increase. It is interesting to note, like similar International site such as eBay.com, many sellers / professional traders are now making a business out of trading on the c2cmall web site .
C2cMall also provides large sellers with customised tools to make bulk listing of products easier and can integrate directly with popular online shopping cart solutions. This together with the innovative online payment solutions offered makes c2cMall.com a clear leader online buying and selling marketplace.
C2cMall.com Site Statistics
· Over 1 million unique visitors every month (source: Google Analytics)
· Over 2 million page impressions every month (source: Google Analytics)
· Over 500,000 items listed for sale every month
· Over 50,000 sales every month
· Over 50,000 successful online auctions (i.e. ending with a winning bidder) are conducted every month
· The site is growing at over 60% per year
· 56% male / 44% female
· 70% of users are between the age of 20 and 39 years old
o 32% have a high school diploma
o 40% have a tertiary diploma
o 12% have an undergraduate degree
o 13% have a postgraduate degree
· C2cMall.com is ranked the First most popular .com domain in the world (source: Alexa Top Sites)
· C2cMall.com is ranked the 18th most popular site in the world visited (source: Alexa Top Sites)
Why use C2cMall.com ?
It’s a perfect solution for selling excess / unsold and perishable inventory. You don’t have to be an expert negotiator or sales person to get a good price for your goods as the market / bidders negotiate on your behalf. Selling and buying on auction is a thrilling process, which has proven successful for sellers as well as for buyers - locally and globally. C2cMall offers great exposure to vendors as it is open for trading 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and as a result of c2cmall effective marketing campaigns, goods on the site are exposed to a high volume of traffic.