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Recent Purchases (Classic menswear - formerly Men's clothing)

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by A Harris, Sep 23, 2008.

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    Thats awesome, where'd you kop? Drakes.com?
     
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    Mr porter.. i just check and they have sold out! wow, i got it just in time! also, of the wool scarves on the drakes website this was my favorite and it was the only wool scarf that mr porter was selling! my lucky day [​IMG]
    i paid $85 and on the drakes website (drakes-london.com) it is 95 pounds!!! wonder how they can sell it for so cheap
     
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    this i really dont understand!! (the scarf is sold out on mr porter.com but if you google it you can find the link.. then look at the price and then my invoice!!


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  4. matt22616

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    I think you just answered your own question.

    The reason they're able to sell it lower initially is because they buy in bulk and schedule periodic, ascending price discrimination (most likely timed on variables such as site traffic and proprietary advertising info.).

    EDIT: Just looked closer at the linked page. Might have been a fevered theory, but they could still re-list based on demand factors. Or they are just really fucking stupid.
     
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    Nice kop and web flaw. Too bad you got the last one!
     
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    Orange is the new pink apparently...

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    what was the price again? 99 usd?
     
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    $150 US :(
     
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    $150 is not bad for that thing... you picked it up at the sale thats going on now?
     
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    Sale?! What sale? Snagged this one from eBay
     
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    still a solid deal. you did well.
     

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