Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

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Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Mykltron » Mon Sep 03, 2012 9:53 am

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Kapow have just had their FOC order cancelled so it seems it really will be an exclusive line - only the unknown shop will be carrying wave 1 and no British online shops will be able to stock them.

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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Dr Va'al » Mon Sep 03, 2012 10:46 am

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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby BeastProwl » Mon Sep 03, 2012 11:47 am

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Well, if it's only UK, than you guys could buy from us in the states, right?
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Dr Va'al » Mon Sep 03, 2012 11:50 am

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You mean yet again paying higher prices for something which could have been lower if Hasbro UK/Europe weren't penises.

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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby craggy » Mon Sep 03, 2012 12:14 pm

wasn't FOC first announced as Argos exclusive...then when someone contacted Hasbro they said the toys would be in all shops...sounds like a typical case of Hasbro UK going "whu? Trance...Foamers? Do we sell those?"
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby MGrotusque » Mon Sep 03, 2012 12:54 pm

craggy wrote:"whu? Trance...Foamers? "


:lol: hilarious.
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Dr Va'al » Mon Sep 03, 2012 1:21 pm

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monstergrotusque wrote:
craggy wrote:"whu? Trance...Foamers? "


:lol: hilarious.


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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Motorthing » Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:37 pm

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Hasbro UK.....fecking over Star Wars Collectors since 1997 and now applying that same world class incompetence to my beloved TFs........Isn't Evolution supposed to take care of clueless arsewits like this and make them extinct? Then at least you know UPFRONT you are reduced to ordering everything you need from BBTS.
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby njb902 » Mon Sep 03, 2012 3:58 pm

Motorthing wrote:Hasbro UK.....fecking over Star Wars Collectors since 1997 and now applying that same world class incompetence to my beloved TFs........Isn't Evolution supposed to take care of clueless arsewits like this and make them extinct? Then at least you know UPFRONT you are reduced to ordering everything you need from BBTS.



ahhhh my friend never underestimate the ineptitude of a business hierarchy.
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby RAcast » Mon Sep 03, 2012 8:47 pm

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Well this completely sucks, sorry UK folk. D: Hopefully Hasbro gets their heads out of their asses, I can't even imagine why they'd do something like that.
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby MGrotusque » Mon Sep 03, 2012 10:44 pm

Va'al wrote:
monstergrotusque wrote:
craggy wrote:"whu? Trance...Foamers? "


:lol: hilarious.


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Ya...true enough. I feel like a bit of a twat havin a laugh....but with that being said. Royal Air mail between Canada and the U.K is dirt cheap. If you need a fig then i'm more than willing too help out. The cost of shipping a deluxe too the U.K from Canada is the price of a song. I'll help ya.
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Dr Va'al » Tue Sep 04, 2012 4:04 am

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That's a nice offer, thanks!
Might have to take you up on it.

Royal Mail is a pain in the butt within the UK, do I trust it enough to carry stuff across an ocean?
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Mykltron » Tue Sep 04, 2012 5:20 am

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monstergrotusque wrote:I'll help ya.
Thanks! You might be busy this season!

Va'al wrote:Royal Mail is a pain in the butt within the UK, do I trust it enough to carry stuff across an ocean?
I've had stuff shipped from Canada with no trouble.
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby MGrotusque » Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:06 am

Yeah man. Gimme a holler and see if we can work somethin out if you guys are in a bind.
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Re: Independant Retailers Screwed Over FoC Going Exclusive

Postby Dr Va'al » Tue Sep 04, 2012 8:52 am

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Do we know which is this exclusive retailer?
Should we wait until we do before hauling stuff from another continent?
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