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Old 22-11-2017, 02:41 PM   #1
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Just out of interest what % discounts would get you parting with your cash. I'm sure we'd all like 50% minimum but what is a realistic discount that'll get you spending?
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Old 22-11-2017, 02:45 PM   #2
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Old 22-11-2017, 02:53 PM   #3
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Yeah I've seen that Bill just wondered what discounts convince folk to spend. Seems some of the big players are offering 10% but we can usually get something near that anyway.
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Old 22-11-2017, 03:18 PM   #4
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I think if its supposed to be a crazy sale day then make it so, 10% isnt enough to make me want to go and buy more as it would be a typical discount applied at anytime of the year. There are a few bigger ones today that are gooD percentage wise. I know most of whats being sold non detailing related is a mixture of old / out of date tech / overstock / some popular items / mostly tat on sale, where as in regards to detailing products its always a reasonably known quality to those that use them, but i still think it should be of an attractive discount percentage for the day / weekend to entice.

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Old 22-11-2017, 03:36 PM   #5
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At the moment, I'd only buy if it was something I needed. Buying stuff I don't need, even at 50% discount, is still a waste of money.

That said, good deals on snowfoam, fallout remover or shampoo would get my attention at 30% off or better...
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Old 22-11-2017, 03:51 PM   #6
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I think it all depends on how much I NEED it.

I've been on a few sites this week & put items in the basket I'd just like, and they needed to be nearly 50% off for me to carry the purchase out!

Probably just me being greedy ��
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Old 22-11-2017, 04:11 PM   #7
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I think it all depends on how much I NEED it.

I've been on a few sites this week & put items in the basket I'd just like, and they needed to be nearly 50% off for me to carry the purchase out!

Probably just me being greedy ��
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Infinity wax have said some products will have a discount of 99%!!


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The only thing I really wanted was a rupees ibird, still £540 in the sale. If I was using it everyday I could maybe convince myself
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The only thing I really wanted was a rupees ibird, still £540 in the sale. If I was using it everyday I could maybe convince myself
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