I'm an Optometrist and it's done by frame manufacturers all the time.
They wait until their supply is gone then discontinue the model. This
way, they have no left overs to dispose of. But it's hell on us
practitioners who one day sell a frame, it happens to break a month
later and then we find we have no way to replace it. Ugh!
On 1/3/11 10:18 AM, Michael Biel wrote:
> On 1/3/2011 12:43 PM, Tom Fine wrote:
>> Kevin at KAB Electronics sent the following response to my followup
>> querie on this topic:
>> About 3 weeks ago, an official announcement was made to all distributors
>> that the Technics line of turntables is now discontinued. ...They
>> purposely waited until all inventory was depleted.
> What kind of warped business logic is THAT??????? What kind of people do
> that to loyal business associates and customers???? This seems sadistic.
> Mike Biel [log in to unmask]