Monthly webinars from charity retail partners – our Corporate Members – on what’s new, essential and innovative in products and services available to you.

16 June 10.30 – 11.30am: The 20 best marketplaces to sell your items online

Join Zipsale for our next Innovation Series webinar where they will provided details of the top 20 online marketplaces, considering key measures like traffic to the site, audience, items that sell best, from second-hand furniture to electronics, art, books, clothes and accessories. Learn how to make the most of each marketplace. You should come away with a better understanding and top tips for the most established online selling options out there, helping you to raise the most money for your charity. 

Book your free place here

Learn more about Zipsale here

8 July 10.30 – 11.30am: Automated multichannel online retailing

Delivered by Charity Retail Training & Support Services. More than 90% of UK charities, with a retail operation, are now selling on eBay. Less than 5% have fully automated distribution! Are you ready for the next step in online charity retail?

Learn how ‘MIND’ have embraced integration by using ground-breaking new technology for our sector to sell and ship across the UK whilst saving time, saving costs and leading the way in charity retail online distribution.

Outcomes: Attendees will learn the latest method of selling online, which will enable them to

  • List and ship from the shop that goods were donated
  • Have parcels collected from each individual location
  • Have multiple selling platforms managed through one screen
  • Save up to 50% on their current shipping rates
  • Sell goods online using the latest automated distribution technology

Book your free place here

Find out more about Charity Retail Training & Support Services

Future dates

We also have save the dates for the next few innovation series webinars. These are as follows:

  • Tuesday 24 August 10.30am – 11.30am – Charity retail mentoring, delivered by PLD

Booking for these future dates will open shortly.


5 May 2021, 10.30am – 11.30am: Upskill your team with Charity Retail Learning

The Charity Retail Academy is proud to partner with the Charity Retail Association to bring a brand new learning and development offer to our sector.  As charity retailers ourselves, we understand the challenges and needs of you and your team, so we have developed a one stop shop of online courses designed specifically for charity retailers at all levels.  This means you get real insight, great value and the best learning experience possible. 

You can find out more about Charity Retail Learning here.

1 April 2021, 10.30 – 11.30am: Shopiago
A full overview of how The Air Ambulance Service are using Shopiago to earn more by making it easier, faster and simpler to be efficient and effective at selling online.

You can find out more about Shopiago here.

If you’d like to receive a copy of the recording of this webinar and accompanying slides, please contact Julia Edwards (details below).

If you have any questions about these webinars, please contact Julia Edwards on or call the team on 0300 030 1088.

Diversity and inclusion

We encourage attendance from members from ethnic minority communities as these groups are underrepresented in our sector and we are working to include their viewpoints in all our events.

We welcome all voices, whether spoken, questions issued prior to meetings, or during meetings electronically.