[LMB] Happy Winterfare Everyone!

M R L Dolbear m.dolbear at lineone.net
Mon Dec 29 21:37:56 GMT 2014


From: Howard Brazee
Sent: Monday, December 29, 2014 6:54 PM

>>> But if someone likes egg nog, why would he only like it one month out of 
>>> the year?

>> Shelf space *costs*.  Not enough people seem to like it through the year
>> to convince your local horriblemarket to stock it year-round.

>> They're always looking for maximum return on space- there are some
>> things they'd probably not sell *at all* if they weren't essential 
>> loss-leaders (e.g. milk).

> Sure.   Which doesn't answer my question.


These days there is the Amazon approach, no shortage of space on the web so
order online and collect it one or two days later from your supermarket.

The UHT egg-nog doesn't even have to be chilled.


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