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Old 04-30-03, 06:08 PM
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Best Canadian Site?

From past experience - what is the best Canadian site for purchasing Region 1 DVDs? Best prices, cheap shipping and good service.

Thanks for all information given!
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Old 04-30-03, 06:10 PM
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Posts: 615 for best prices and good service. Their frequent coupons offset their shipping plus a little extra.
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Old 04-30-03, 09:20 PM
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Posts: 262 has some very competitive prices as well, and they have free shipping on anything in Canada.
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Old 05-05-03, 02:56 AM
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Posts: 244 has good prices, free shipping always in Canada (free provided you order enough anywhere else) & superb customer service. has great prices for new releases as does future shop but for the two I usually lean on future shop because of free shipping.
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Old 05-10-03, 05:38 AM
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Prices have been slowly and surely rising at to the point where coupled with the strong Canadian dollar it may be cheaper to consider other options.
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Old 05-10-03, 10:05 AM
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Posts: 4,538 I would say is the best for new released, has the worst service I have ever encountered in any store in both Canada and the US

If you get a sale has fantastic prices but high shipping (same shipping from 1 to 10 dvds of boxsets). I orderded late on a friday before a long weekend and they still shipped it same day so I got them the Tuesday after.
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Old 05-10-03, 07:47 PM
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Posts: 163 has the worst service I have ever encountered in any store in both Canada and the US
I've had great service from I bought Tigerland from them when it was $10.99, then they dropped the price to $7.99 a week later. I emailed them and they credited my credit card for the difference no questions asked.

Now, they have the worst service. I just recieved an email from them this week stating that they had shipped my Red Dwarf DVD's. The only problem is, I'd had them for a month already. That's great inventory management. And if I had the same problem with Chapters as I described above with Amazon, I am quite certain I wouldn't have received the same service. I'll never shop at Chapters again.
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Old 05-10-03, 07:50 PM
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has some good prices on criterions when you use the 15% off coupon: usevisa
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Old 05-11-03, 08:51 AM
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DVDBoxoffice coupon???

I don't understand - there's no way for entering coupons during checkout on their page. Is this a joke or I don't see something?
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Old 05-11-03, 08:57 AM
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You don't see something.

Checkout page:

"If you are using a coupon with this purchase, please enter the coupon code here then click "recalculate" to validate your coupon and calculate your discount.
coupon code:"
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Old 05-11-03, 12:43 PM
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I don't have this. On my checkout page I have my personal information (shipping address etc.), the purchase information (DVD and price), "where did you hear about us" option, and that's it. Help!
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