[kwlug-disc] Raspberry Pi

jpoole at digitaljedi.ca jpoole at digitaljedi.ca
Thu Dec 12 14:39:38 EST 2013


I just got a model B from newark, but would be interested in another model-b kit
(http://canada.newark.com/raspberry-pi/raspberry-pi-starter-kit/model-b-starter-kit/dp/72W4007)

So if we're doing a group buy, i'd be in for one of those kits.



> If you guys are putting in a group order, let me know and I'll see if
> anyone at Kwartzlab wants in.
>
> Darcy.
>
>
> On Thu, Dec 12, 2013 at 1:06 PM, Chris Craig <kwlug.org at ciotog.net> wrote:
>
>> Finally got a reply, here it is:
>>
>> ------------
>> Dear Chris,
>>
>> Thank you for your e-mail.
>>
>> Sayal Electronics strives to satisfy its customers.  Once in a while
>> because of our purchasers at the time of scarcity we end up paying
>> premium price, which in turn reflects in our selling price.  We would
>> love to have you as our customer and will do every thing possible to
>> adjust the price.
>>
>> Please let us know what quantity would your organization wants to buy,
>> and we will adjust the price even for individual buyers.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> --
>> Paul Sayal
>> CEO
>> Sayal Electronics & Hobbies,
>> E-maill - psayal at sayal.com
>> Ph - 416-494-8999
>> ------------
>>
>> On 11 December 2013 09:44, Chris Craig <kwlug.org at ciotog.net> wrote:
>> > FYI, we'll see what they have to say ;)
>> >
>> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> > From: Chris Craig <chris at ciotog.net>
>> > Date: 11 December 2013 09:42
>> > Subject: Raspberry Pi
>> > To: sales at sayal.com
>> >
>> >
>> > Hello,
>> >
>> > I'm a member of KWLUG, a highly active Linux User's Group for the
>> > Kitchener/Waterloo region, and we're having a discussion about the
>> > Raspberry Pi and available vendors.
>> >
>> > We noticed that you have the RaspPi 512MB model B available for $54.95:
>> > http://www.sayalhobbies.com/CatalogDetail.asp?link=233392
>> >
>> > But the same product can be purchased from Creatron for $39.99:
>> > http://www.creatroninc.com/index.php/raspberry-pi/raspi-001955.html
>> >
>> > We'd like to support the local Cambridge Sayal, but >35% (14.96/39.99)
>> > is quite a large price difference. Is there some flexibility in the
>> > price? One of our members is travelling to Toronto soon and has
>> > offered to buy us a bunch of kits from Creatron.
>> >
>> > Some members have already purchased from Cana Kit and Newark - had the
>> > price at Sayal been more reasonable, they would likely have bought
>> > locally.
>> >
>> > Thanks!
>>
>>
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