From: Kelvin <kx.henderson_at_...>
Date: Thu, 05 Jun 1997 10:51:48 +1000 (EST)

>They had had a complaint from a local GW stockist that there was someone in
the >area who was underselling him. Basically, my friend's parents owned a
CD ROM >exchange business and under that name he got GW Stockist status from
GW and >started selling GW stuff to us at cost +5% to cover himself. He
also started >to sell the stuff at the local gaming club. This club was
"supported", and I >use the term VERY loosely, by another stockist who
learned of my friend's >practice. He was being undersold, and so he
complained. GW revoked my >friend's status claiming he wasn't selling from
a shop front, so they wouldn't >supply him. But he and the rest of us know
the real reason. (I'm not being >paranoid here, that is the REAL reason. I
have my info from an inside source.)

Whoops. Forgot to say in that last bit that we knew the real reason is that
he was under selling another stockist, so GW stripped him of their stuff.
NOT that he wasn't seeling from a shop-front (which he had).


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