Cookies By The Zillions!!!!!

Decorating By snowynight Updated 11 Jan 2009 , 4:42am by baker4life

snowynight Posted 11 Jan 2009 , 12:03am
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I just received a letter that is to good to be true. It is from a company in another country that says they are moving their business to the US and they service Airlines but they also service sports stadiums and they want to know if I can furnish them with individually wrapped cookies at 2 millions units per year!!!!!
Has anyone else gotten this? It just doesn't sound right to me. There just seems to be a screw loose somewhere. I don't think I'll trust this one.
What do you guys think?
Thanks

6 replies
kelleym Posted 11 Jan 2009 , 12:06am
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Um....WOW!!!! icon_eek.gif

Was it a postal letter or an email? Is there company letterhead? Can you look up the company?

If it's a scam, it's a new one I've not heard of.

If it is for real, and you're set up for that level of production, then CONGRATS!!!! party.gif

BlakesCakes Posted 11 Jan 2009 , 1:15am
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I can't imagine anything but a true factory being able to produce 166,667 cookies per month (5556 cookies/day) AND individually package them.....The start-up costs would be enormous......

What financial arrangements are they proposing? Does it involve you accepting a credit card, bank transfer, or money order? How did they find you, in particular??? Have you Googled the company? Do they give you any references?

Rae

snowynight Posted 11 Jan 2009 , 3:43am
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I can google the company. I guess they are for real. I had not looked them up before. It just sounded to good to be true. It's called Retail in Motion located in Dublin Ireland. I guess I eat crow on this one!
There is no way that I can meet that kind of production, sure wish I could. Oh well I guess my chance to be a cookie millionaire just went out the window.

indydebi Posted 11 Jan 2009 , 3:59am
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It would be interesting to know how they found you. Wow, your reputation has made it to Dublin! thumbs_up.gif

johnson6ofus Posted 11 Jan 2009 , 4:08am
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or found your contact info. icon_confused.gificon_confused.gificon_confused.gif

I bet there are plenty of commercial bakeries that can do this- I cannot imagine a real offer to someone not set up for real output like that!

Tread carefully please.....

baker4life Posted 11 Jan 2009 , 4:42am
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Yes be careful..if it sounds too good to be true....it usually is

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