Category Changes: Business & Industrial

September 2014

Please check the table below to see if the categories you sell in are changing. If we are making a change to your category, please make sure your current listings are updated with all relevant item specifics -- this ensures your items are moved to the best possible category in the case where categories are going away. Occasionally we ask you to adopt a value in an item specific to help us facilitate moving your item to the correct surviving or newly created category. We offer additional item specifics recommendations for optimal search visibility as well After the changes are live, please review your listings again.

Change TypeExplanation
New category added
CombineTwo categories merged into one
RenameCategory renamed
MoveCategory moved within structure
Move & RenameCategory moved & renamed

Cat NameCat IDComment
-Business & Industrial12576 
 +Agriculture & Forestry11748 
 +Electrical & Test Equipment92074 
 +Fuel & Energy159693 
 +Healthcare, Lab & Life Science11815 
 +Heavy Equipment177641 
 +Heavy Equipment Attachments177647 
 +Heavy Equipment Parts & Accs41489 
 +Light Equipment & Tools61573 
 +Manufacturing & Metalworking11804 
 +MRO & Industrial Supply1266 
 -Packing & Shipping19273 
    Anti-Static Bags109695 
    Flat Poly Bags109696 
    Merchandise Bags109697 
    Reclosable & Zipper Bags86174New Category
    Reclosable & Zipper Bags46699Combined into [Reclosable & Zipper Bags-86174]
   Bottles, Drums, & Pails180002New Category
  -Cushioning Supplies109699Renamed from [Cushioning Wrap]
   -Bubble Cushioning Wrap109700 
     Small - 3/16''19274Combined into [Bubble Cushioning Wrap-109700]
     Medium - 5/16"109701Combined into [Bubble Cushioning Wrap-109700]
     Large - 1/2"109702Combined into [Bubble Cushioning Wrap-109700]
     Other109703Combined into [Bubble Cushioning Wrap-109700]
    Cutters, Dispensers & Racks180003New Category
    Edge Protectors180004New Category
    Foam Wrap109704Relocated within Parent
    Moving Blankets & Pads180005New Category
    Packing Paper72359New Category
    Packing Peanuts109734Moved from [Packing & Shipping-19273]
    Tissue Paper86175 
   Desiccant, Moisture Absorber180006New Category
   Envelopes106438Relocated within Parent
   Labels & Tags148449New Category
   Letter Folders58263 
  +Packing Tape & Dispensers109735 
   Postage Meters109762Combined into [Postage Meter Supplies-180007]
   Postage Meter Supplies180007New Category
   Postage Meter Supplies58264Combined into [Postage Meter Supplies-180007]
  +Shipping & Moving Boxes109740Renamed from [Shipping Boxes]
  -Shipping & Postal Scales109749 
    Under 6 Pound Capacity109751Combined into [Shipping & Postal Scales-109749]
    6-25 Pound Capacity109752Combined into [Shipping & Postal Scales-109749]
    26-50 Pound Capacity50954Combined into [Shipping & Postal Scales-109749]
    51-100 Pound Capacity109753Combined into [Shipping & Postal Scales-109749]
    Over 100 Pound Capacity109754Combined into [Shipping & Postal Scales-109749]
   Shrink Wrap50955 
   Tubes116673New Category
 +Printing & Graphic Arts26238 
 +Restaurant & Catering11874 
 +Retail & Services11890 
 +Websites & Businesses for Sale11759 


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