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Old 01-04-01, 06:48 PM
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Well, get the deals while you can....
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Old 01-04-01, 06:50 PM
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The last thing that I would want to do would be to order something from an e-tailer that is Going out of Business.

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Old 01-04-01, 09:24 PM
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Their note to us:

Dear Valued Mercata Affiliate,

We regret to inform you that effective January 31, 2001, Mercata, Inc. will cease all business operations. This email is formal notice that Mercata is hereby terminating the Affiliate Agreement between you and Mercata, Inc. This termination is effective as of January 31, 2001. As provided in the Affiliate Agreement, you are entitled to commissions on sales for which payment is received by January 31, 2001. If you have any questions about this matter, please call Rob Canestrari, Mercata's vice president of customer relationship management, at 425-468-9826, or Craig Fielden, Mercata's associate general counsel, at 425-467-9525.

On behalf of all of us at Mercata please accept my sincere thank you for your partnership during the past year. I wish you much future success.

Best regards,

Ashley Farrington
Affiliate Programs Manager
Mercata, Inc.

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Old 01-07-01, 10:24 AM
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Old 01-07-01, 11:32 AM
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Originally posted by weargle:
The last thing that I would want to do would be to order something from an e-tailer that is Going out of Business.

Just my $0.02

I would have to agree!!!

Stay away or do not complain to all of us here when they do not follow through with good customer service or sell you some piece of crap item which does not work!!!


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