1995

September

AuctionWeb is Born

在劳动节周末在家庭写作代码上,在他的个人电脑上,eBay创始人Pierre Omidyar推出了一个网站“致力于在一个诚实和开放市场中汇集买家和卖家的网站”。

Pierre's First Sale

Canadian Mark Fraser purchased the first item that eBay founder Pierre Omidyar listed on the site in 1995 -- a broken laser pointer.

Pez Dispenser Myth

A story is circulated that Pierre created eBay to help his wife collectPEZ糖果分配器。后来,揭示了这个故事是一个制作的故事。

1996

June

Our First Employee

Pierre hires employee #1, Chris Agarpao, to help coordinate the fast-growing company’s online operations. Over twenty years later, Chris is still an eBay employee.

$7.2 Million Worth of Goods Sold

The total value of merchandise sold on AuctionWeb reaches $7.2 million.

July

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Our First President

Pierre quits his day job to devote himself fulltime to his innovative auction website and brings Jeff Skoll on board as President.

October

Our First Office

Pierre和Jeff租用了CA的San Jose的1025号汉密尔顿大道的小型套房(#250),在目前的eBay校园里的建筑物6(音乐)中,在现在被称为6(音乐)。

1997

可能

豆豆婴儿热潮

Beanie Babies, Ty Warner’s line of cuddly stuffed animals, take the world by storm. $500 million worth are sold on eBay alone, representing more than 6% of our total volume.

第2季度

Seller Feedback Introduced

We introduce Feedback Forum, allowing our members to rate their transactions and create a virtual community of openness and confidence.

Millionth Item Sold

We sell our millionth item! A Big Bird jack-in-the-box toy from PBS’ Sesame Street.

September

eBay.is Born

AuctionWeb is officially renamed eBay.

1998

二月

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Meg Whitman Joins eBay

商业领袖梅格惠特曼加入总统兼首席执行官。

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My eBay

发布“我的eBay”定制eBay体验。

July

Photo Source: Cincinnati Enquirer

第一次收购之一

We make an early acquisition, adding Jump Inc. and its person-to-person online trading site, Up4Sale.

September

eBay公开

After a successful Initial Public Offering (IPO) in September, we list shares on NASDAQ under the symbol EBAY. Expected to trade for $18, our shares shatter expectations and reach $53.50 in just one day.

十二月

eBay基金会Established

The eBay Foundation becomes the first corporate foundation to be endowed with pre-IPO stock. Since then, it has given over $30 million to nonprofit organizations worldwide.

1999

June

Site Outage and Lessons Learned

On June 10, 1999, the site goes down. In the middle of the night, CEO Meg Whitman rallies more than 50 engineers from eBay and SunMicrosystems to fix the problem. Less than 20 hours later since the outage began, eBay is back up and open for business.

July

全球扩张

我们在德国,澳大利亚和U.K的推出网站。截至今天,eBay在180个国家提供。

2000年

January

eBay.Office Expands

We continue growing in the U.S. and around the world! In San Jose, the company moves into additional buildings at our current headquarters, then known as eBay Park.

April

Introducing eBay Motors

We launch eBay Motors, the online automotive marketplace. In 2006, eBay Motors sold its 2 millionth passenger vehicle.

June

Photo Source: Jim “Griff” Griffith

打开eBay大学

我们掌握了我们的第一个eBay大学课程,教学用户如何成为大师销售商。该格式证明是巨大的成功,而eBay大学课程将继续在世界各地提供。

July

Half.com joins eBay

We announce we will buy Half.com, making it easier than ever to sell your movies, music, books and games online.

十一月

Photo Source: The Guardian

介绍“立即购买”

We introduce a new fixed-price feature, "Buy It Now," which allows users to buy an item instantly at a set price.

The eBay API

Our first Application Programming Interface (API) goes live. Now developers across the world can harness the power of eBay by building their own custom interfaces with unique functionality.

2001年

第2季度

Auctioning Very Old Levi’s

The oldest known pair of Levi’s sells on eBay for more than $46,000 to Levi Strauss & Co., making fashion history.

June

Introducing eBay Stores

eBay商店是一家新的在线店面目录,作为人们每月只有几美元拥有自己的定制在线企业的一种方式。

第3季度

Photo Source: Complex

A Jet Sells for Millions

A Gulfstream jet sells for $4.9 million, setting a new price record for eBay.

September

Auction for America

We unveil Auction for America, enabling more than 100,000 users to raise over $10 million for the victims of September 11 and their families. To date, our Giving Works program has supported over 30,000 charities.

2002年

June

Photo Source: SF Gate. Photo Credit: Susan Goldman, Bloomberg News.

First eBay Live! Conference

Anaheim, California hosts the first eBay Live! Conference, bringing together sellers, buyers, journalists, developers, and lovers of all things eBay for action-packed days of learning and networking.

July

eBay收购PayPal.

我们购买PayPal,统一Web最大的市场和一个创新系统,以获得安全和麻烦的付款。成为eBay Inc.的一部分,超过了十多年,使PayPal的强劲增长和全球性的领导地位在数字付款中。PayPal和eBay的强烈协同效应在一起,多年来有利于两个业务。PayPal于2015年7月13日以13年内旋转到一家独立公司。bob中文名

2003年

2003年

eBay给予作品: $500 Million

自2003年以来,eBay给予作品has raised over $500 million for charities.

June

PayPal.Buyer Protection

eBay.transactions become even more secure as PayPal’s Buyer Protection services are implemented for all transactions on the site.

Weird Al Premieres “eBay” Song

Weird Al performs his new song “eBay” at eBay Live! in Orlando, FL. The song goes on to become a major hit.

Photo Source: Amazon

"eBay Bible" Published

The Official eBay Bible by Jim Griffith, Employee #11, is published.

第3季度

Fortune’s List: 8th Fastest Growing Company

We grab some worldwide recognition by claiming the 8th spot on Fortune's list of Fastest Growing Companies.

2004年

二月

Dream Big, Save Big

We launch theDream Big, Save Bigcampaign to support small business buying on eBay.

October

The Power of All of Us

We launch our North America brand campaign,The Power of All of Us, celebrating the power of e-commerce and built on the idea that people are basically good.

十二月

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Jeff Jordan Named PayPal President

埃文北美高级副总裁兼总经理Jeff Jordan被任命为PayPal总裁。

rent.com加入eBay.

We announce our agreement to acquire Rent.com, the leading website for rental housing in the U.S. In 2012, we sell Rent.com to Primedia.

2005年

二月

We welcome John Donahoe as eBay Marketplaces President

John Donahoe被命名为eBay Marketplaces的总裁。他继续担任eBay的总统兼首席执行官,2008 - 2015年。

March

eBay.Creates Kijiji

We launch a local classified advertising site called Kijiji. Named for the Swahili word for “village,” Kijiji connects users with their neighbors in search of goods and services in almost a dozen countries. Kijiji is now a part of eBay Classifieds.

可能

eBay.Acquires Gumtree

扩大我们的分类广告,我们购买Gumtree,全球领先的全球分类列表网站。

September

10 years and counting!

We celebrate our 10thbirthday!

主要街道发射

OurMain Street programlaunches as a grassroots community of e-commerce advocates interested in how public policy may affect their ability to buy and sell online. Today, the global network numbers over 275,000 members!

十月

eBay获得Skype.

我们完成了采购开拓互联网通信公司Skype。bob中文名在2009年,我们卖Skype.一群投资者,同时保留公司30bob手机体育下载%的股份。bob中文名

2006年

January

United Nations Global Compact

We join the United Nations Global Compact, the largest voluntary corporate responsibility initiative in the world, demonstrating our belief in the power of business to drive positive social and environmental impact.

二月

Photo Source: The Life of Luxury

Gigayacht: Most Expensive Item Sold on eBay

A Frank Mulder designed gigayacht becomes the most expensive item ever sold on eBay, auctioning off for $168 million, according to news reports.

MARCH

PayPal.Goes Mobile

PayPal.debuts its first mobile application, allowing millions of PayPal users to send money on the go. In 2008, PayPal launches a mobile app for iOS, making it one of the first apps to launch in the Apple app store for the iPhone.

July

Photo Source: CGU

Rajiv Dutta Named PayPal President

Rajiv Dutta is the new President of PayPal. He previously served as President of Skype.

2007年

January

eBay.Acquires StubHub

We purchase StubHub and become the world's largest online marketplace for tickets.

July

eBay.Green Team

The eBay Green Team starts with 40 passionate San Jose based employees. Since then, Green Teams have taken root with thousands of employees who promote sustainable business practices, inspire environmentally conscious actions and volunteer for green projects in their communities.

2008年

January

New PayPal President: Scott Thompson

PayPal.’s Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Scott Thompson, is named President.

March

John Donahoe Named eBay Inc. CEO

John Donahoe, business leader and President of eBay Marketplaces, succeeds Meg Whitman to become President and CEO of eBay Inc. He’s named the #1 Internet CEO by机构投资者magazine.

Top 100 Best Companies to Work For

为我们的支持性工作环境而庆祝,eBay Inc.lands a coveted spot在Fortune Magazine的100个最佳公司的名单(在2009年再次工作)。

可能

绿色建筑在圣何塞

PayPal Campus成为圣何塞最近的建筑,开设了该市的第一个LEED®GOND认证大楼。在开业时,校园也是圣何塞最大的商业太阳能安装的所在地。

June

PayPal.’s 10th Anniversary

Happy 10th生日,贝宝!第一个十年,贝宝150 million accounts across 190 countries, with a total payment volume exceeding $60 billion.

eBay成为一个应用程序

eBay.is one of the first companies tolaunch an iPhone applicationand is featured during the Apple app store launch. Today, the app is available on other operating systems including Android.

July

Lorrie Norrington Named eBay President

Lorrie Norrington成为eBay市场的新总统。

September

Photo Source: Spokeo

National Medal of Technology & Innovation

eBay成为第一家互联网公司bob中文名awarded美国对技术成果最高荣誉,国家技术勋章与创新。该奖项确认我们在全球知识产权的杰出贡献。

October

eBay.Adds Bill Me Later

We bring in the leading web-based payment platform Bill Me Later, offering buyers even greater flexibility in their online purchasing. Soon after, eBay and PayPal team up tooffer customers a “Bill Me Later” option结账时。今天,该服务称为PayPal信用,加入PayPal营运资金,为消费者提供消费者和企业强大的灵活性信用解决方案。

十一月

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Jack Sheng Sets Record

Jack Shengof eForcity Inc. sets an eBay Marketplaces record, becoming the first seller to receive a feedback score of 1,000,000. In honor of this, we named a conference room after him.

2009年

January

100% Rating from the Human Rights Campaign

In recognition of our commitment to a discrimination-free workplace,eBay.receives a perfect 100% rating from the Human Rights Campaign– a distinction the company has continued to receive for every subsequent year until the present day.

Photo Source: John Murray

Women’s Initiative Network (WIN)

Welaunch支持妇女在建立持续,成功的职业生涯中的胜利计划。bob中文名bob游戏下载胜利还为各级女性提供了学习,成长和发展的机会。

July

Top-Rated Seller Status

我们开始承认未出售的卖家,我们的新额外卖家状态,帮助买家找到最符合卓越的客户服务的eBay卖家。

十一月

eBay.Promotes Deals

eBay.launches itsDealsapp, offering buyers and sellers great deals every day.

2010年

July

eBay来到iPad

eBay在iPad上在发布期间!我们的新iPad应用程序利用平板电脑的令人惊叹的视觉效果来建造美丽且易于购物的场地。该应用程序是Apple Keynote首次亮相iPad的一个特色之一。

十二月

eBay添加Milo.com.

We acquire Milo.com, a leader in web-based local product search, helping launch local products on eBay.

2011年

March

The Opportunity Project Opens

Advancing our Social Innovation commitments, the eBay Foundation launchesThe Opportunity Project.我们的签名补助计划支持企业家解决方案,以扩大美国和新兴市场贫困社区的经济机会。

eBay.Adds GSI Commerce (eBay Enterprise)

We宣布the acquisition of ecommerce specialist GSI Commerce, now known as eBay Enterprise. eBay Enterprise provides commerce technologies, omni-channel operations and marketing solutions to brands and retailers of all sizes.

Ethisphere: World’s Most Ethical Companies

我们很荣幸被命名为其中一个世界上最良好的公司by the Ethisphere Institute, a leading business ethics think tank. We will go on to receive this designation for four years straight.

April

Gittigidiyor的主要股份

We announce that we will purchase a majority stake in Turkey’s principal online marketplace,GittiGidiyor

June

eBay.Acquires Magento

为了促进更强大的开放平台,我们宣布we will acquire Magento, a leading toolset for open-source ecommerce.

July

eBay收购Zong

We expand our mobile capabilities and announce our acquisition of Zong, a leading mobile carrier billing-based payments platform.

September

eBay欢迎Devin Wenig

Former Thomson Reuters Markets CEODevin Wenig加入eBay市场总裁。

2012年

March

Photo Source: PayPal

PayPal.Here Announced

PayPal.宣布sPayPal在这里,第一个移动支付解决方案,允许小企业接受几乎任何形式的付款,无论它们的大小。

April

Photo Source: All Things Digital

PayPal.Welcomes David Marcus

EntrepreneurDavid Marcus, who came to eBay via the Zong acquisition, is named President of PayPal.

June

$3+ Million Power Lunch with Warren Buffett

The annual charity auction for a power lunch with Warren Buffett goes for a record $3.46 million.

August

全球运输计划推出

We launch a全球运输计划, helping U.S. sellers grow their businesses by more easily shipping to international buyers.

2013年

September

PayPal.’s Working Capital Initiative

PayPal.pilots its Working Capital initiative, a new loan program for Small Business. By the end of the year, Working Capital enables thousands of SMBs to borrow tens of millions of dollars. In 2014, the program expands to Australia and the U.K.

Braintree.Acquisition

To strengthen PayPal’s online payment capabilities, we add an innovative payment platform,Braintree.

盛开的能源服务器

Advancing our commitment to cleaner energy sources,we open the world’s first data center to use Bloom Energy Servers™as the primary, on-site power source, instead of the traditional electric utility grid.

十一月

Digital Storefronts Unveiled

Pointing the way to the physical storefront of the future, we unveil three connected storefronts at San Francisco’s Westfield Shopping Mall. Customers can browse items in a virtual window, pay using PayPal, and arrange for free home delivery.

2014年

March

机器翻译工具

我们的路径破碎机翻译工具有助于推动跨境商业,使公司能够在俄罗斯和拉丁美洲等市场到达消费者。bob中文名

June

PayPal.Available in 203 Countries

PayPal.宣布s 10 new international markets and is now accessible in 203 countries.

July

eBay.Joins with Sotheby’s

证明这艺术不仅适用于超级富人,我们join forceswith Sotheby’s to offer mid-priced works of art in a virtual live-auction format.

August

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Superman Comic Sold for $3.2 Million

A well-preserved copy of Superman #1 issold for $3.2 million在eBay上。这是有史以来最昂贵的漫画书。

September

eBay和PayPal.to Become Two New Companies

eBay和PayPal.宣布plans tobecome independent companiesin 2015, enabling both to sharpen their strategic focus and hone in on innovative growth opportunities in their respective markets.

Welcoming Dan Schulman

Consumer brands expertDan Schulman被命名为PayPal的总裁兼首席执行官指南。

2015年

July

eBay Spins Off PayPal

eBay和PayPal.贸易as separate companies on Nasdaq stock exchange.

Photo Source: The Countelegraph

Devin Wenig是eBay的第四首席执行官

Tapped as our CEO Designee in 2014,Devin Wenigtakes over as eBay CEO.

September

eBay的20周年纪念日

Happy 20thbirthday, eBay!

十一月

eBay Inc.完成易趣企业的销售

eBay Inc.completesthe sale of eBay Enterprise to a consortium of businesses for $925 million.

2016年

April

与BigCommerce合作,以简化在线销售

The合伙allows BigCommerce merchants to seamlessly list their products and manage their inventory on eBay, opening up access to more than 169 million customers around the world

可能

eBay收购Expermaker.

In an effort to advance our structured data initiative, eBayacquiredExpertmaker, a leading artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data analytics firm.

The Future of Shopping

eBay.and Australian retailer Myer partner to launch the first-ever virtual reality department store.

June

录制竞标符合沃伦巴菲特的电力午餐

3,456,789美元是raisedfor GLIDE in Power Lunch auction with Warren Buffett benefitting San Francisco’s poor, homeless, and most vulnerable residents.

eBay.unveils its "Gateway to the Future"

“Main Street,” the newest addition to eBay’s San Jose headquarters, officially opens. The building now serves as a central meeting place and welcome center for visitors and guests.

July

Stubhub获取售票票

The largest ticket marketplace in the U.S. continues to grow by expanding into the Latin American, European, and Asia Pacific markets.

August

卖家集线器发布

eBay.debutsthe Seller Hub, a powerful tool that simplifies and streamlines the selling experience and helps sellers scale their businesses.

October

Say Hello to eBay ShopBot

随着购物习惯的发展,eBay在趋势之后待在前面,launching一个聪明的个人购物助理,您可以与AI和在Facebook Messenger上运行的AI和运行。

eBay.acquires Corrigon

WepurchaseCorrigon, a pioneer of visual search technologies. The acquisition bolsters our structured data efforts and improves image recognition capabilities.

十二月

eBay标志白宫平等薪酬承诺

We are proud to join with the White House inpledgingto close the gender wage gap. Based on a 2016 internal study on gender pay equity, we determined that in the U.S., women employees earn 100% of what men make in the same role.

eBay.Teams Up with Steph Curry

After the devastating Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire in Oakland, CA, eBay and Golden State Warriors superstar Steph Curry team up toraise $45,201在慈善拍卖中。100%的收益转到奥克兰消防救济基金会受益。

2017年

March

eBay.’s Personalized New Homepage Launched

Powered by structured data and designed to drive highly personalized shopping experiences, thenew homepagemakes it easy for customers to find that perfect item and get inspired by products that match your style and interests.

eBay.Announces Guaranteed Delivery

举动allows shoppers to filter their search results by shipping times, and guarantees delivery in 3 days or less on 20 million items, with no membership required!

June

New Brand Platform “Fill Your Cart With Color” Launches

eBay的最新品牌激活是现场,庆祝个性和自我表达,并挑战未受吸毒,“米色”的购物习惯。

价格匹配保证推出

Includingmore than 50,000 deals in the United States and quickly expanding to Germany and the UK, eBayguaranteesthat an eligible deal will be the best price online, or we’ll will match the lower price of a competitor.

October

eBay身份验证发布

Powered by industry experts and our proprietary verification methods, the eBayAuthenticate programguarantees the authenticity of luxury bags sold on eBay. The program has plans to expand to other luxury categories in the near future.

在eBay和图像搜索找到它

These features allow shoppers touse pictures instead of wordsto search eBay’s 1.1 billion listings, spanning the new and truly unique. Enabled by artificial intelligence and machine learning, these innovative ways to shop help you quickly find the things you love, making the entire internet shoppable on your mobile device.

十一月

Kiva Marketplace debuts on eBay

In an effort to continue to increase the opportunities available to small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs, eBaypartnerswith Kiva.org, the microlending platform, to help expand their reach on our global platform.

2018年

January

“零售复兴”在阿克伦,俄亥俄州推出

与阿克伦市和当地小企业主人的合作关系,该计划helps educate and empower local entrepreneursto grow and scale their business online, through integrating inventory onto eBay’s global marketplace.

eBay.to Intermediate Payments on our Marketplace

In partnership with Adyen, a global payments processor, eBay will beginmanaging the payments flow在市场内,简化买家和卖家的最终对端的经验。过渡将是一个多年的旅程。

二月

eBay获得鹅病

We reach an agreement toacquireGiosis’ business in Japan. The acquisition expands our footprint in Asia, and bolsters the strength of the Qoo10.jp platform to offer more inventory to our Japanese consumers from all over the world.

March

eBay.Leverages AR to Simplify Shipping

eBay.unveils a clever solutionusing Augmented Reality (AR) that enables millions of sellers to quickly select the best USPS flat rate box for items they need to ship.

September

eBay介绍eBay @ Home

eBay.介绍seBay.@Home, the company’s first formal work from home program within the Global Customer Experience organization.

eBay.Begins Intermediating Payments on its Marketplace Platform in the US

eBay的介绍newmanaged paymentsexperience in the US marks a significant milestone in the company’s payments journey.

October

eBay.Launches Instant Selling

eBay.介绍s new programfor consumers to sell their smartphones in a matter of minutes.

十二月

eBay.Authenticate Expands to Jewelry

Initially launched in the luxury handbags and watches categories, eBay’s Authenticate服务now includes listingsfor necklaces, earrings, rings, and bracelets.

2019年

January

eBay.Raises $102 Million for Charity in 2018

eBay.raised a record amountin 2018 by connecting buyers and sellers to the causes they care about most.

eBay.’s Retail Revival Expands Operations to include the U.S., UK, and Canada

Now live in 3 countries, Retail Revival enables small businesses to harness the power of ecommerce and global trade.

March

Google Pay Now Accepted on eBay

增加数百万买家的选择和灵活性是eBay的关键优先事项扩大其新的管理付款经验

Retail Revival Expands to North Carolina

eBay.officially launches its北卡罗来纳州格林斯博罗的第五次零售复兴计划, and hosts participating small businesses for a full day of training, networking and more.

April

Yaroslavl Becomes First Eastern European City to Join Retail Revival

With eBay's support,雅罗斯拉夫尔的企业家are working to make its unique offerings accessible to the global market.

可能

Baton Rouge and eBay Announce Economic Development Initiatives

巴吞鲁日,路易斯安那州,成为加入的第四个美国城市eBay的零售复兴计划and eBay launches eBay@Home Baton Rouge, bringing 40 full-time customer-service jobs to the area.

宣传日2019年:eBay发布小型商业报告

The eBay Government Relations’ Advocacy & Policy Programs Team publishes a new report highlighting howeBay.is driving small business tradeand balanced and inclusive growth across the United States.

Annual Charity Auction with Warren Buffet Breaks Record

GLIDE’s 20th annual尖锐慈善机构Power Lunch with Warren Buffet售价为4,567,888美元的录音。拍卖提供了超过3000万美元的支持来支持旧金山最脆弱的居民。

July

eBay.Utah Office Announces 100% Renewable Energy

该公告是一部分eBay对其100%可再生能源工作的承诺goal across all offices.

2019年最高评级的工作场所

eBay.lands a no. 8 spot in Indeed’s2019年Top-Rated Workplaces列出,从2018年的第十五排名。

September

管理支付在德国正式启动

eBay的介绍new managed payments experience in Germany标志着进一步表明ificant milestone in the company’s payments journey.

eBay.HQ Powered by 100% Renewable Energy

San Jose is eBay’s fifth location to move entirely to可再生能源采购

eBay欢迎Scott Schenkel作为临时首席执行官

Scott Schenkel is eBay’s interim CEOafter four years as the company’s Chief Financial Officer.

十一月

易燃慈善机构达到10亿美元的里程碑

易燃慈善机构达到了一个里程碑$1 billion in total funds raised为世界各地的慈善机构。

2020.

二月

eBay.Completes Sale of StubHub

We completed thesale of StubHubto viagogo for $4.05 billion in cash.

April

Jamie Iannone becomes eBay’s CEO

A highly accomplished leader,Jamie Iannone将于2020年4月推出eBay CEO。

July

管理支付开始全球扩张

With the expiration of the Operating Agreement with PayPal, eBay beginsscaling its management of payments globally

eBay.Announces Sale of Classifieds Business

eBay进入了一个最终协议to transfer its Classifieds business to Adevinta for a total consideration valued at approximately $9.2 billion.

September

eBay.Celebrates 25th Anniversary

我们庆祝25年的eBaya toast to the community that powers our marketplace