Klarinet Archive - Posting 001595.txt from 1998/04
From: Bill Hausmann <bhausman@-----.com>
Subj: Re: Retail v. Warehouse
Date: Tue, 28 Apr 1998 05:53:39 -0400
At 11:28 AM 4/27/98 PDT, you wrote:
>I do not believe that your friend is lying--I do know, however, that he
>is somewhat misinformed.
>While many manufacturers do offer special models for large retailers,
>thus being able to offer a lower price on them, branded items MUST have
>the same price to all competitors at the same level of distribution.
Volume discounts do exist, however, and smaller stores often cannot buy in
large enough quantities to receive them.
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