15 July 2020, 12:59

Changes to Allegro to be introduced on the 31st of July

On the 31st of July, we are going to introduce some further changes to Allegro. Please find the details below.

Changes for sellers

Changes to sales commissions in the following categories: Child, Electronics, Home and Garden, Company and Services, Collectibles and Art, Sport and Tourism, Culture and Entertainment and Beauty

When: 31st of July

See the changes to sales commission in the individual categories:

  1. In the Furniture subcategory we are increasing the maximum amount of commission from 100 PLN to 200 PLN.
  2. In the Baby feeding supplies subcategory (excluding Baby food) we are increasing the commission from 11% to 12%.
  3. In the Events and parties subcategory we are increasing the commission from 11% to 12%.
  4. In the Strollers subcategory (excluding Accessories) the commission will be as follows:
  • 9% for items up to 800 PLN
  • 72 PLN + 3% on the surplus over 800 PLN for items with value over that amount

In the Accessories subcategory the commission will be 12%. Currently, the commission in these subcategories is 8% but not more than 80 PLN.

  1. In the Car safety seats subcategory (excluding Accessories) the commission will be as follows:
  • 10% for items up to 300 PLN
  • 30 PLN + 4% on the surplus over 300 PLN for items with value over that amount.

In the Accessories subcategory, the commission will be 12%. Currently, the commission in these subcategories is 8% but not more than 80 PLN.

  1. In the Toys subcategory (excluding Building blocks and Games) the commission will be as follows:
  • 13% for items up to 50 PLN
  • 6.50 PLN + 8% on the surplus over 50 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in this subcategory is as follows:

  • 12% for items up to 50 PLN
  • 6 PLN + 8% on the surplus over 50 PLN for items with value over that amount
  1. In the Lamps subcategory we are increasing the commission from 10% to 11%.
  2. In the Accessories for mums and children subcategory (excluding Baby monitors and breathing monitors) we are increasing the commission from 11% to 12%.
  3. In the Sports shoes subcategory the commission will be as follows:
  • 12% for items up to 100 PLN
  • 12 PLN + 6% on the surplus over 100 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in this category is 11%.

  1. In the Electronics category, the commission in all subcategories titled Other and Accessories will be as follows:
  • 12% for items up to 50 PLN
  • 6 PLN + 6% on the surplus over 50 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in these subcategories is between 2% and 10%.

  1. In the Breathalyzers subcategory the commission will be as follows:
  • 9% for items up to 150 PLN
  • 13.50 PLN + 6% on the surplus over 150 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in this subcategory is 9%, regardless of the item price.

  1. In the Dash Cam subcategory the commission will be as follows:
  • 9% for items up to 150 PLN
  • 13.50 PLN + 6% on the surplus over 150 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in this subcategory is 5%, regardless of the item price.

  1. In the Fan heaters and Electric heaters subcategories we are increasing the commission from 5% to 8%.
  2. In the Fans and air circulators subcategory we are increasing the commission from 5% to 12%.
  3. In the Steamers, washers/cleaners and steam mops subcategory we are increasing the commission from 5% to:
  • 7% for items up to 100 PLN
  • 7 PLN + 6% on the surplus over 100 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in this category is 5%.

  1. In the Power strips and line filters subcategory we are increasing the commission from 6% to 8%.
  1. In the Furniture subcategory (excluding Gaming furniture) we are increasing the maximum amount of commission from 100 PLN to 200 PLN.
  2. In the Decorations and ornaments, Bed linen and blankets and Christmas and other special decorations subcategories we are increasing the commission from 12% to 13%.
  3. In the Lighting subcategory we are increasing the commission from 10% to 11%.
  4. In the Home and Garden category, the commission in all subcategories titled Other and Accessories will be as follows:
  • 12% for items up to 100 PLN
  • 12 PLN + 8% on the surplus over 100 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in these subcategories is between 6% and 12%.

  1. In the Compressors and air compressors subcategory the commission will be 6%, but not more than 70 PLN. Currently, the commission in this subcategory is as follows:
  • 7% for items up to 100 PLN
  • 7 PLN + 6% on the surplus over 100 PLN for items with value over that amount.
  1. In the Saws subcategory the commission will be:
  • 7% for items up to 100 PLN
  • 7 PLN + 6% on the surplus over 100 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in this subcategory is 10%.

  1. In the Boilers and furnaces subcategory the commission will be as follows:
  • 12% for items of up to 1000 PLN
  • 120 PLN + 4% for items with the value between 1,000.01 PLN and 2,000 PLN
  • 160 PLN + 2% on the surplus over 2,000 PLN for items with value over that amount.

Currently, the commission in this subcategory is 9%.

  1. In the Concrete mixers subcategory we are increasing the commission from 6% to 8%.
  2. In the Styrofoam cutting subcategory we are increasing the commission from 6% to 10%.
  3. In the Mugs, glasses, beer mugs & steins subcategory we are increasing the commission from 10% to 11%.
  4. In the Compressors and air compressors subcategory (the Industrial construction category) we are limiting the maximum amount of commission to 70 PLN.
  1. In the Squeezers and presses subcategory we are increasing the commission from 9% to 11%. We are also removing the maximum amount of commission (currently – 80 PLN).
  2. In the Handmade goods subcategory we are reducing the commission from 15% to 10%.
  1. In the Gym towels subcategory we are increasing the commission to 12%. Currently, the commission in this category is as follows:
  • 10% for items up to 150 PLN
  • 15 PLN + 8% on the surplus over 150 PLN for items with value over that amount.
  1. In the Quick-drying towels subcategory we are increasing the commission from 10% to 12%.

In the Gadgets subcategory we are increasing the commission from 8% to 10%.

In the Sun care, Face and Hair subcategories we are increasing the commission from 8% to 9%.

Also, we are changing the additional sales commission for featured offers from 50% to 60% of the applicable amount of the sales commission in the following categories: Home and Garden, Supermarket, Beauty, Health, Culture and Entertainment, Motors, Collectibles and Art, Company and Services. This change concerns offers in these categories with the activated offer Feature or Feature + Bold + Highlight option.

Example:

Before the change: an item costs 100 PLN, the sales commission is 10% (10 PLN). Previously, the additional commission for such featured offer was 50% on 10 PLN, i.e. 5 PLN. The total commission in this case is 15 PLN.

After the change: an item costs 100 PLN, the sales commission is 10% (10 PLN). The additional commission for such featured offers will be 60% on 10 PLN, i.e. 6 PLN. The total commission in this case will be 16 PLN.

Rearranging changes to Terms & Conditions

When: 31th of July

  • In the User Agreement we will add a provision that the description of the listing included in the promotional campaign may contain additional key information (e.g. the delivery method). Such an option will be available to those Sellers who will sign a separate cooperation agreement with us.
  • In the User Agreement we will add a provision that your account history that goes back further than the last three settlement periods will be available under the “Settlements” tab on Allegro. In this tab you will find the data for the past 6 years. Previously, to view the data going back further than the last three settlements periods, you needed to contact us in writing.
  • Allegro Ads service: currently not all Sellers have access to the Google Ads Network under Allegro Ads. Should you wish to have access to the Google Ads Network, send us a request and we will grant it to you. All you need to do is contact us via the form before 31st of July.
  • The Privacy Policy will be amended to account for the processing of data collected from the Helpline inbound calls.
  • We will update the provisions of the Allegro Smart! Terms and Conditions for Sellers (Appendix 12).

Changes for buyers

Changes to Terms & Conditions to add new payment methods

When: 31th of July

We will soon offer a selected group of Buyers a new payment method: Allegro Pay. This additional payment method will be available on the website along with the current ones. On the 31st of July we are going to update all Regulations to account for this change.

Soon we will send you more information.

Rearranging changes

When: 31st of July

  • The information about the availability of Allegro Pay Later service is available here – that is why we will remove it from the Terms and Conditions of this service.
  • The Privacy Policy will be amended to account for the processing of data collected from the Helpline inbound calls.

Terms & Conditions after changes

The full text of Terms & Conditions after the changes to be introduced on the 31st of July is available in this PDF file.

Moreover, in the PDF file:

  • we have marked in green the content that will be added
  • and in red – the content that will be removed.
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