Of course it’s impossible to ship once you’re courier has collected for the day so eBay now give you the facility to specify a cut off time. After your chosen cut off time eBay will adjust estimated delivery dates to reflect the fact that you won’t be shipping until the next business day.
There’s no real benefit here if a buyer opts for an economy or standard delivery service. The real benefit is for those buyers willing and wanting to pay for an urgent order to be delivered speedily. If as a seller you wish to you’ll now be able to display that you can deliver via a guaranteed 24 hour service and buyers will see that they can receive the product tomorrow, not as was previously the case the day after tomorrow.
We’re expecting the same day despatch option to be rolled out on eBay UK some time in June. In the mean time if you’d like to get ahead of the game we have spotted that you can already , so that you’re ready to apply same day shipping revisions to your listings as soon as they’re available on the UK site.