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ScottFromWyoming
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Posted: Mar 6, 2015 - 12:19pm

I haven't lol'd at a Woot writeup in a while...
 
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Posted: Dec 23, 2014 - 8:45am

 
 
From the Woot Crapvent Calendar
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Posted: Jan 23, 2014 - 6:05am

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:

Woot is a different kind of shopping experience, that's for sure.

 
I've only ordered from them twice before, and my orders have been about 2 years apart. Maybe they're punishing me?
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Posted: Jan 23, 2014 - 5:59am

 Antigone wrote:

Got the shipping confirmation today. Two weeks after placing the order. {#Rolleyes} And I never got a response from customer service.

 
Woot is a different kind of shopping experience, that's for sure.
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Posted: Jan 23, 2014 - 5:37am

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Interesting that this particular item doesn't show up on Amazon. I know they've sold out and I'm afraid that I'm not going to get my order. {#Grumpy}

Guess I'll give it a little more time.

 
Got the shipping confirmation today. Two weeks after placing the order. {#Rolleyes} And I never got a response from customer service.
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Posted: Jan 21, 2014 - 8:12am

Endless Pearl Necklaces
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Posted: Jan 19, 2014 - 7:05am

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:

No, but from time to time I see people have issues. *reads message again* January 9? It's not time to panic yet. Their shipping is notoriously slow.* For some reason, even tho they're owned by Amazon now, they like to sit on stuff in their warehouse for a while.
 
I don't know but maybe they take the orders before getting them all together in their Texas warehouse. So Amazon says "We have 50000 of these widgets spread across 8 warehouses, we need to Woot 'em!" So Woot sees how many they can sell, then Amazon moves that many from around the country/globe to Texas so woot can do a mass shipment. Rather than cob up the normal Amazon shipping lanes/equipment, y'know? 

Or maybe it's just to remind us that woot is not amazon and if it's $5 more at Amazon, at least you'll get it in a reasonable time. 
  

 
Interesting that this particular item doesn't show up on Amazon. I know they've sold out and I'm afraid that I'm not going to get my order. {#Grumpy}

Guess I'll give it a little more time.
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Posted: Jan 19, 2014 - 6:53am

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Anybody out there ever have any trouble with Woot? I placed an order on January 9 and even though it's been charged to my card, it hasn't shipped. I've sent two messages to them inquiring about it and no response, other than the auto response. {#Eh}

 
No, but from time to time I see people have issues. *reads message again* January 9? It's not time to panic yet. Their shipping is notoriously slow.* For some reason, even tho they're owned by Amazon now, they like to sit on stuff in their warehouse for a while.
 
I don't know but maybe they take the orders before getting them all together in their Texas warehouse. So Amazon says "We have 50000 of these widgets spread across 8 warehouses, we need to Woot 'em!" So Woot sees how many they can sell, then Amazon moves that many from around the country/globe to Texas so woot can do a mass shipment. Rather than cob up the normal Amazon shipping lanes/equipment, y'know? 

Or maybe it's just to remind us that woot is not amazon and if it's $5 more at Amazon, at least you'll get it in a reasonable time. 
 
—-

*Just today, woot is selling "TVs for watching the Big Game" and some incredulous person posted

"The Big Game is coming?" Does this mean they will actually arrive in time for the Superbowl, or some other big game?

 and woot wrote back:

Haha! Fair enough.. We're aiming for Super Bowl 2014, as in a couple weeks. Buuuut.... :) I mean you know how we get our big holidays and games and things mixed up sometimes.

 

 

 
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Posted: Jan 19, 2014 - 6:40am

Anybody out there ever have any trouble with Woot? I placed an order on January 9 and even though it's been charged to my card, it hasn't shipped. I've sent two messages to them inquiring about it and no response, other than the auto response. {#Eh}
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Posted: Aug 21, 2013 - 6:56pm

Wootoff! BOC game requires you to "find the tiny url, cut and paste it."

http://tinyurl.com/l9jguub

But they're sold out.  {#Neutral}


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Posted: Jun 17, 2013 - 10:58pm

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:

Wootoffs have lost their cachet. Mostly because they sell stuff on wootoff at the same price as they had it earlier.

 
I know, right? {#Lol}
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Posted: Jun 17, 2013 - 10:43pm

Wootoff time!
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Posted: Apr 23, 2013 - 3:21pm

wootoff!
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Posted: Apr 17, 2013 - 3:14pm

 JrzyTmata wrote:
a new WOOT! site. Woot! Tool & Garden

 
YUMMMM


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Posted: Apr 17, 2013 - 3:05pm

a new WOOT! site. Woot! Tool & Garden
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Posted: Mar 19, 2013 - 3:58pm

 JrzyTmata wrote:
WOOT-OFF!

 
thanks but meh
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Posted: Mar 19, 2013 - 3:30pm

WOOT-OFF!
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Posted: Feb 20, 2013 - 6:23pm

 Manbird wrote:

no

 
BECAUSE I SAID.
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Posted: Feb 20, 2013 - 6:22pm

 MsJudi wrote:
Gotta love a 2-day, 2-Woot Woot-Off.

 
no
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Posted: Feb 20, 2013 - 6:02pm

Gotta love a 2-day, 2-Woot Woot-Off.
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