Originally Posted by Quirk
I'd definitely follow up on that just to mess with them. "Is there a reason you don't wish to divulge this kind of routine information to your clientele? Is it because you feel that the manufaturer's identity would reflect poorly on your company's reputation? You made no secret of the fact that Loake manufactured your shoes last season -- have you selected a more cost-effective but lower-quality alternative for this season? Is there someone else who might be forthcoming with this information or is everyone in your entire organisation complicit in this conspiracy to hide vital and relevant information from your customers? Are you now or have you ever been a member of the Communist Party?"