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 Post subject: Parkers
PostPosted: Tue Dec 31, 2013 8:59 pm 
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Any word on what is happening to Parkers - that most longstanding of UK retailers?

Website down or something more permanent?


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 Post subject: Re: Parkers
PostPosted: Tue Dec 31, 2013 9:00 pm 
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gone.... owners retiring.... trying to sell the business.... if not, totally gone.


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 Post subject: Re: Parkers
PostPosted: Tue Dec 31, 2013 9:59 pm 
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http://road.cc/content/news/102754-park ... nal-closes

That's it, they are now closed. Remaining stock is being sold on e-bay.


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 Post subject: Re: Parkers
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 2:59 am 
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They tried moving to larger premises but couldn't keep pace. CRC are miles ahead with their free returns service. But Parkers were okay in the pre-internet mail order days.


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 Post subject: Re: Parkers
PostPosted: Wed Jan 01, 2014 5:06 pm 
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Please post such things in the chat forum and add UK for instance. This is an international forum. I, and a lot of others on here don't even know what Parkers is.

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 Post subject: Re: Parkers
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Please post such things in the chat forum and add UK for instance. This is an international forum. I, and a lot of others on here don't even know what Parkers is.
I don't even know if WW is the right forum for questions like these.

Thanks,

Frankie

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'Tape was made to wrap your GF's gifts, NOT hold a freakin tire on.'

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a bit more detail about you - height weight etc,
I am 185cm and about 76kg. I like pina colada's and getting caught in the rain.


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