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Neil Wyatt11/01/2017 15:05:28
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I got an email today:

Dear [ContactName]

We are delighted to have you as a customer and I wanted to take the opportunity to write and thank you for your business.

The market outlook may be uncertain, but we are as committed as ever to improving our service and product offering for you

Michael Gilligan11/01/2017 15:10:07
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Was it from MyTimeMedia ?

devil MichaelG.


Edit: Sorry ... in light of a concurrent thread, I couldn't resist that.

Edited By Michael Gilligan on 11/01/2017 15:11:44

Raymond Anderson11/01/2017 15:32:20
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Can't be from MyTimeMedia I don't think they send e-mails,

Sorry I couldn't resist that one either.smiley

Trevor Drabble11/01/2017 15:41:35
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Nigel B11/01/2017 15:46:39
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That looks like the MSC marketing e-mail I received this morning - makes you feel special, hmmm ?

I guess somebody didn't tick all the right boxes in the bulk e-mailing software before pressing "send".

Nigel B

Ajohnw11/01/2017 16:47:09
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I had one too. Off MSC. I've bought a few items off them. Rather good prices sometimes when stuff is reduced.

I'll be curious to see if this thread vanishes after I post as some have.


Well it has from latest posts and also entering this one from the tearoom and then lo it appeared getting it up via the tearoom but still isn't in latest threads. indecision



Edited By Ajohnw on 11/01/2017 17:16:01

Neil Wyatt11/01/2017 20:38:25
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It is now...

dont know


Neil Wyatt11/01/2017 20:46:45
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P.S. as you two love MTM so much, I think I'll suggest we start charging for the forum to the MD


Martin 10011/01/2017 20:53:43
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Ditto, the title of the email was "Message from Mike"

I'd certainly buy more from them if they reduced their prices by a reasonable amount...say 85%

Just wondered how their UK pricing policy is compared to the USA. Years ago when the £ was around 1.80 it always seemed to be 1:1 for the UK market almost regardless of the company or product involved, and then we had VAT to add.

I remember buying a bit of specialist test kit in the mid 1990's It was cheaper for me to fly to New York for a long weekend (on a ticket booked a few months ahead) buy it retail, fetch it back to the UK, paying duty and VAT on the full declared value than it was to buy from one level up the distribution chain in the UK.

Michael-w11/01/2017 20:57:00
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Posted by Neil Wyatt on 11/01/2017 15:05:28:


The market outlook may be uncertain, but we are as committed as ever to improving our service and product offering for you

Unless the inflation rate through the roof I don't think the market uncertainties are going to give me any grief. It's just such a schmaltzy thing to say anyway, pop economics?...

By its very nature a market is uncertain.

Michael W

Edited By Michael-w on 11/01/2017 21:19:15

JasonB12/01/2017 13:03:50
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Just got the corrected one from MSC with my name on it this time.


Michael-w12/01/2017 13:26:37
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Posted by JasonB on 12/01/2017 13:03:50:

Just got the corrected one from MSC with my name on it this time.


Ditto, It's kinda spooky how quickly it was changed..maybe as a result of this thread! Perhaps they have eyes and ears on the forum smile o

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