Tried to buy local, no sale.

Started Feb 23, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Re: Tried to buy local, no sale.
In reply to nrwhitman, Feb 23, 2014

I'm frankly mystified by it. These days with internet efficiency, selection, and price competition, great service is the absolute key to success. We had a local stop that had been around for a long time. The dozen or so times I was in there over the past 5 years the service made me so angry that I would have paid more anywhere else rather than give them a dime (not that their prices were really competitive to the internet anyway). That shop is closed now--deservedly so imo.

I think you should write the owner of the store--not a mean letter, just a matter of fact letter. It may not seem nice to the employee, but in the long run it could save the shop.



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