Re: No slugs at Staples anymore
- Hi, Gregg.
This happened at two stores in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Hazleton and
Wilkes-Barre. What bothers me is that there was no notice, no sale.
They just sent them back to their distributor (according to a store
manager). I would have bought a couple of them if they were still
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Gregg C Levine"
> According to the pages at LinkSys directly, the thing is considered
> discontinued, all of the content for them is archival only.
> Your best place to find one would actually be, not eBay, but as it
> Amazon.Sunday, last,
> Incidentally, where did this happen? I saw evidence of this on
> at a Staples practically right next door to me. (Astoria Queens.)email@example.com]
> Gregg C Levine hansolofalcon@...
> "The Force will be with you always." Obi-Wan Kenobi
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:nslu2-
> > Behalf Of davesienkiewicz
> > Sent: Saturday, March 08, 2008 7:44 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: [nslu2-general] No slugs at Staples anymore
> > I went to buy an NSLU2 at Staples today and found the shelves all
> > rearranged and no slugs to be found where there were three a few
> > ago. The store manager told me they were discontinued items andshe
> > returned them back to their distributor. Subsequently, we tried tocould
> > order them through their online service, and the search engine
> > not locate an NSLU2 in the store catalog. So, I guess if yourlocal
> > store still has them, nows the time to buy or get stuck like Idid.
> > Dave S.This is interesting...
Wonder why this has happened when there hasnt been a direct
replacement for the item...?
It seems, from a bit of googling, that reasonable stock IS still
avaliable here in the UK
- Keep an eye on the deal-a-day type sites for liquidation sales as they will
likely start showing up there if retailers are shipping them back. I've seen
them at a good price on ThingFling already.
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