[rescue] Slightly OT: Bad Cap Saga
mouse at Rodents-Montreal.ORG
Mon Aug 18 19:27:24 CDT 2008
> So they will make a custom line for WalMart only, which is crappy
> even though the regular products are good.
...and that's their mistake. Well, their first mistake.
> Then the sales of the good stuff go down because "I can buy almost
> the same thing at WalMart for half the price", and they are forced to
> put cheap Chinese crap in their entire line in order to stay afloat.
And that's their second; the right thing for them to have done would be
to have told walmart "sorry, we can't afford to build to your price
point any longer; go buy from someone else".
It constantly depresses me how many organizations are willing to trash
a good reputation for the sake of some very short-term profit.
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