Please help me get on the shelves of Walmart!

Discussion in 'General Cigar Discussion' started by N2Advnture, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. N2Advnture

    N2Advnture New Member

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    VOTING STARTS NOW!

    Help me get on the shelves of Walmart!

    Please tell your friends, your kids, your kid's friends and your goldfish :)

    From your mobile phone, text 2550 to 383838 to vote for me

    You can make an additional vote by clicking the link and selecting the Vote via Facebook option

    http://www.getontheshelf.com/product/2550/Humidity-Bead-System

    Thanks a ton!

    ~Mark
     
  2. ironpeddler

    ironpeddler Ye Old Newbie

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    Good luck Mark....should your efforts come true, be very careful doing business with these folks! Not the most honorable bunch.
     
  3. MadMonk

    MadMonk Well-Known Member

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    Done. Best of luck.
     
  4. jfields

    jfields Where did all my money go?

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    I voted Mark.

    Just a suggestion though. I never really got to see the product or how to apply when watching the video. Might not be cut and dry, or self explanatory to all who watch and might consider voting.
     
  5. Pugman1943

    Pugman1943 Well-Known Member

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    You just got mine. Hope ya get it.
     
  6. CBoukal

    CBoukal Long time Newbie

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    Voted. Good luck
     
  7. LarryH

    LarryH Stogiesaurus

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    X2... I don't know if they've changed their business model but from what I've read/seen it goes something like this. WalMonster loves your product and starts placing large orders. Soon they become the majority if not all of your business. At that point they tell you that they want to keep selling your product but they need you to cut the price by X amount. They are your only customer so you don't really have a choice. They've driven several companies into bankruptcy with this tactic. I know it doesn't make sense but I guess they figure that there will always be another product to fill the void. And of course they say "Hey... were just trying to give our customers the lowest price possible". I would be particularly leery if they try getting exclusivity or make stipulations like no more Internet sales.

    Okay, enough of this negativity. I hope you win and make a zillion dollars. Oh... and I voted. :thumbs:
     
  8. ironpeddler

    ironpeddler Ye Old Newbie

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    Exactly Larry, it's their business model. We know folks that had to take their manufacturing offshore to keep up with Walmart's pricing wishes, the Internet is filled with similar stories. My 2 brothers and myself have done business with them in large volumes in the past. Having listened to others with less than happy endings within our respective industries, all 3 of us evenually phased them out when they tried to turn up the heat in dropping our pricing.

    PS: I votes as well!
     
  9. duglynukem

    duglynukem Nuclear Advocate

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    Done. Good luck Mark
     
  10. 2K6TBSS

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    Voted. Hope all goes well!
     
  11. N2Advnture

    N2Advnture New Member

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  12. gtadroptop

    gtadroptop You can't make this stuff up

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  13. ironpeddler

    ironpeddler Ye Old Newbie

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  14. ironpeddler

    ironpeddler Ye Old Newbie

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    Bump for Mark....let's help vote him into Wallymart :thumbs:
     
  15. thefatguy

    thefatguy TheFatGuy

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    Just voted, good luck.
     
  16. N2Advnture

    N2Advnture New Member

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    Today is the last day to vote!

    Please help me get on the shelves of Walmart!

    Get everyone you know to vote TODAY!


    From your mobile phone, text 2550 to 383838 to vote for me

    You can make an additional vote by clicking the link and selecting the Vote via Facebook option

    http://www.getontheshelf.com/product/2550/Humidity-Bead-System

    Thanks a ton!

    ~Mark
     
  17. rawrr

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    Just placed my vote.
     
  18. Pugman1943

    Pugman1943 Well-Known Member

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    You just got mine.
     
  19. CBoukal

    CBoukal Long time Newbie

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  20. ironpeddler

    ironpeddler Ye Old Newbie

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    Just voted again...good luck!
     

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