Applications are now open for Retail Revival – a new e-commerce training program by that empowers businesses in Halifax and Nova Scotia to grow.   Retail Revival is eBay’s comprehensive training and support program that empowers “main street” retailers to thrive locally by taking full advantage of the digital marketplace and accessing new customers around the world.


Learn more at and apply by February 22, 2019.


Ideal Retail Revival Sellers: I have attached a description for the ideal companies. A few key points:

  • A businesses desire to grow their e-commerce business is paramount
  • A commitment to spending time (apx 10 hrs/week) on their e-commerce business is what will make a difference for any business (ie: listing new items, taking photos, packing, shipping, responding to inquiries)
  • eBay doesn’t sell food items in Canada

eBays’ Retail Revival Program should be of interest to any SME looking at enhancing or developing their eCommerce platform. The free program is designed to help Nova Scotia retailers, resellers and/or manufacturers.  It’s a 12-month commitment – providing one-on-one support, training, eBay Concierge services, free storefront, etc.  Details attached.

The application deadline is this Friday, Feb 22. The application is quick and easy. If Truro | Colchester businesses need assistance, they can connect directly with Emily Neil at the Halifax Partnership. Her line is 902-223-6821 and email is [email protected]