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Dear Sir, We had a visit from your Secret Shopper recently, who then published his findings in the January 2013 edition. Your Secret Shopper wrote positive and negative points about our premises. We found this article to be unfair and in, some cases, unjust. His opinions seem to be founded on his own personal prejudices. We are sorry that his shopping experience did not meet his or indeed our standard; we take pride in training staff to engage with customers, but one man’s sarcasm is another man’s light-hearted joke. Also, the reason that only our boat fishing trips were offered…
Wednesday, 27 February 2013 11:53
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It is regrettable that the management of Zebco (Europe) has seen fit to ignore the protests of the UK tackle trade and maintain its decision to only accept payment of invoices by standing order. Zebco’s competitors will, I am sure, see this as a spectacular own goal as many tackle dealers will, I suspect, join me in taking the decision not to do business on this basis. Personally I take this as an insult to the way I run my business that Zebco cannot trust me to pay my invoices on time. I know that some businesses are poor at…
Tuesday, 28 August 2012 10:22
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Some of you will know how critical I’ve been of the tackle trade for not recognising that its future prosperity is dependent on fish. I have felt enormous frustration at the quality of recreational sea angling (RSA). In my experience, RSA has continued to decline, with fish becoming scarcer/smaller, while the tackle trade has failed to mobilise. Whenever I’ve attempted to persuade the trade at either UK or EU level to collectively fund some lobbying and/or to make representation to decision makers about marine fish-stock management, the look of incredulity on their faces speaks volumes about how they fail to…
Tuesday, 28 August 2012 10:19
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Joe Phillips from Tacklesmart says the trade should fight ‘bedroom warriors'.
Thursday, 24 May 2012 08:56
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Changing face of retailing?
Monday, 02 April 2012 15:28
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Who is at fault with unfair supply and low prices?
Monday, 02 April 2012 15:27
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Joe Phillips from Tacklesmart bemoans the service he gets from wholesalers.
Monday, 02 April 2012 15:26
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