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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by El Paso » Tue Dec 04, 2018 7:10 pm

They made it happen, it's gonna fly off the shelves

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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by El Paso » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:45 am

Huge queue in the Longwalk this morning!

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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by El Paso » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:34 pm

Think they sold out in ten minutes!
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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by Ryan » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:35 pm

Not having a limit per person on these shirts was poor form. Lads in buying 5 or 6 at a time. Surely with a que that size they should cut it off at 3 per person at an absolute max.
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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by rummy » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:35 pm

100 jerseys, sold to between 25-30 people. More on sale on 15th apparently.

Not often I'd get annoyed but they really should have limited the amount that could be bought. Maybe lessons learned for next time hopefully

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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by El Paso » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:41 pm

Ryan wrote:Not having a limit per person on these shirts was poor form. Lads in buying 5 or 6 at a time. Surely with a que that size they should cut it off at 3 per person at an absolute max.
Heard the same. Think I've missed out. That was dumb alright in this day and age. Turning good PR into bad PR is excusable from amateur volunteers. But American investors I thought would be much smarter.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by El Paso » Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:15 pm

rummy wrote:100 jerseys, sold to between 25-30 people. More on sale on 15th apparently.

Not often I'd get annoyed but they really should have limited the amount that could be bought. Maybe lessons learned for next time hopefully
Monday the 17th apparently.

Hope you're right. Guy who says he was 10th in the queue is saying they were already out of Large when he got in.

Ladies in the shop really should have been under strict instructions, especially after the bad PR over match tickets and the last time a limited edition shirt came out. Already saw a claim on Twitter of people having theirs put aside.

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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by Louth4sam » Wed Dec 05, 2018 3:29 pm

I think I must be the only one not overly pushed on the retro jersey. It's nice but not as nice as some of the other jerseys CX have produced.

We must sell the most merchandise in the league as those queues are ridiculous. Was the same when we realised the first CX jersey, I think we sold 1200 jerseys that Christmas
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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by shedboy4life » Wed Dec 05, 2018 5:03 pm

Louth4sam wrote:I think I must be the only one not overly pushed on the retro jersey. It's nice but not as nice as some of the other jerseys CX have produced.

We must sell the most merchandise in the league as those queues are ridiculous. Was the same when we realised the first CX jersey, I think we sold 1200 jerseys that Christmas
A lot of people have said the same about our merchandise which why I find it a pity we don’t have a full time club shop somewhere in town.
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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by niall_hearty2000 » Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:12 pm

I wouldn't blame the fact that people bought in bulk. People should be allowed buy as many as they wish to. I blame the fact they only had 100 or 150 on sale. Surely advertise that the retro jersey is on sale and take deposits for them or full payment in advance. That way they know they won't be left with any surplus. It's 2018. Hardly rocket science.
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Re: RE: Re: Retro Jersey

Post by rummy » Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:50 pm

niall_hearty2000 wrote:I wouldn't blame the fact that people bought in bulk. People should be allowed buy as many as they wish to.
Does that go for tickets on sale, such as Cork away last year?

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Re: RE: Re: Retro Jersey

Post by niall_hearty2000 » Wed Dec 05, 2018 8:56 pm

rummy wrote:
niall_hearty2000 wrote:I wouldn't blame the fact that people bought in bulk. People should be allowed buy as many as they wish to.
Does that go for tickets on sale, such as Cork away last year?
Totally different situation rummy.. so should jerseys only go on priority dale to season ticket holders??
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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by butch » Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:41 pm

Louth4sam wrote:I think I must be the only one not overly pushed on the retro jersey. It's nice but not as nice as some of the other jerseys CX have produced.

We must sell the most merchandise in the league as those queues are ridiculous. Was the same when we realised the first CX jersey, I think we sold 1200 jerseys that Christmas
Also not bothered about retro shirt, very like a pyjama top.
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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by iloveduffy.com » Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:37 am

niall_hearty2000 wrote:I wouldn't blame the fact that people bought in bulk. People should be allowed buy as many as they wish to. I blame the fact they only had 100 or 150 on sale. Surely advertise that the retro jersey is on sale and take deposits for them or full payment in advance. That way they know they won't be left with any surplus. It's 2018. Hardly rocket science.
Plus retro jerseys don't go out of date so no issue if they have excess stock, it'll sell at some point
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Re: Retro Jersey

Post by dell1 » Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:50 am

I hope the Harp logo doesnt chafe like the original!!

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