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Mercari warns of more losses

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They can’t survive. Not in the us and not in Japan. They entered to late and bring nothing new. Just like e-bay failed the first time and will fail again.

key is the ease of payment and use of the platform in general.

I give them 2 years max and they are gone

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Does Mercari have losses only due to it trying to expand abroad or also in Japan because their business setup is pretty solid in Japan grabbing a few % for every sale. Im really surprised to hear they are having losses.

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No one hardly uses it here.

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Ain't gonna happen in the US. Ebay, Craigslist, and Amazon Marketplace have the used market sewn up pretty tight.

Rakuten is having a rough time there in e-tail, as well, even after purchasing Buy.com.

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