Is anybody EVER going to qualify for 15% off?
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Posted: 1/11/2013 12:30:09 AM
Really? $5000 spent within 12 months? Are you kidding me? I don't anybody who has a $400/month budget to spend on scrapbook supplies. What a joke.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 12:34:14 AM
Who would want to? I don't even have that much disposable money in a month.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 12:49:31 AM
That does seem really excessive and totally unattainable. I hate when companies make rewards impossible. It just frustrates people.
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Posted: 1/11/2013 12:53:11 AM
I know. So annoying. They shouldn't even set that - that's not even attainable if you're not buying for personal use. I had a hard time getting to $1000 - because $100 on scrapbook supplies in a month was sometimes a stretch!


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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:00:32 AM
Totally agree... I also feel,like the new rewards program does not really drive customers to be loyal. The levels below the 15% don't seem all that enticing.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:36:59 AM
not very reachable, is it? Given I only have 150 points, I'm not likely to ever see a discount. Guess I'll have to hope to win gift certificates now and again.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 3:06:57 AM
My two cents worth. I LOVE two peas. I only found it last year and I spend way too much time here. I recently made my first order of physical product and was disturbed by the shipping costs. I purchased $28 in products (mostly sale items) and had to pay $23 for shipping. And I read that international shipping costs had recently decreased. I don't understand how shipping can possibly cost that much when I purchase lots of other scrappy products online that are shipped from the US for a portion of that price.

I almost clicked away when I saw the shipping price, but decided to proceed with my (small) order anyway. Mainly because I have gained so much from the great free resources on this site. I have quite a bit of disposable income so the loyalty program before was something that I may have qualified for. Now, no chance! Given the changes and the ridiculous shipping costs I will more than likely, never order from here again (physical product anyway - I will more than likely take classes).

TWO PEAS - I would love to shop here. The free videos are where I see and decide what scrappy purchases I want to make. But it is just not economically viable for me to do so. Not when I can get way better deals elsewhere.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 4:30:50 AM
Also remember that it is AFTER you spent $5000 that you get the 15 percent discount. Hopefully twopeas will change this. I mentioned it before but it is like gas jumping from 3 dollars to 10 bucks overnight. A HuGE change that was not addressed by them correctly.
I was getting 15 percent and now I am getting 5
What do you spend here per year? Someone must be spending 5k plus otherwise it's a joke from twopeas.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 5:58:17 AM
When I first read Jamie's message, I thought well, times are tough and a change may have been needed from a business standpoint. I hadn't done the math...

The lack of notice was unfair. Overnight, I went from a 10% discount to nothing. It will be a struggle to get to 5%, and then I won't qualify for special discounts? That is horrible!!! Really a slap in the face! Where is the incentive?? My LSS offers me a 25% discount when I walk in the door. I do often participate on this site so I may get extra points, but the levels are crazy high! The whole thing makes me sad and I love coming here!!! I don't know what will happen to this site when people stop shopping here.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 6:45:55 AM
Even if I had that kind of money to spend, what would I do with and where would I put 400 a month worth of scrap supplies? Even if I scrapped every single day I don't think I could go through that much!

I still love two peas, I just think they made a really bad decision.

The one thing that could possibly save this, maybe there are more point earning opportunities than we think that are coming down the pipeline to earn points??

In my experience, programs like this are meant to generate more business. Get people who don't usually buy to press the button and encourage people who buy to buy more. This seems completely the opposite to me.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 7:18:10 AM
I am being completely real here and not mean, but are we really talking about FIFTEEN Percent? Not fifty? I can't believe this is even a discussion.

15% is pretty much nothing. It is 15 cents on a dollar. People are talking about spending FIVE THOUSAND dollars on scrapbook supplies to get 15%????????

I must live in another realm. I just can't even relate to this. Why is anyone even thinking about getting 15 lousy percent off when you have that kind of money to blow on scrapbook supplies. Someone said they spent $100 a month for an entire year PLUS shipping, I'm sure!

If you want a REAL customer rewards program, stop buying here. Just stop. You will have saved 15% almost immediately.

Someone please explain why 15% is even anything to aspire to saving when you are spending this kind of money. Is it an achievement kind of thing, like a pea title? Like "Look, I spent all this money at 2peas! Whoohoo!"

I swear to God, I am really shaking my head over this.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 7:22:27 AM
I loooove Two Peas, but even if I had that much money, I can't imagine spending over $400 per month on scrapbooking supplies. I'd end up on an episode of Hoarders! Even if you earn the maximum 1,000 points for participating in activities, that's a lot of money to spend on scrapbooking. Currently I spend less than $400/year and I still have more than I need.

I never qualified for a discount here, but I do think it's unfair that they didn't give people more notice that they were going to lose their discounts.

I'm not sure what would happen to the website if the store wasn't profitable anymore. Maybe they could charge subscription fees and make enough money from that to sustain all the free classes and MBs? I don't subscribe to any other websites though, so I probably wouldn't be willing to pay much to subscribe here either. Another option would be more advertising? That's probably how Split Coast Stampers is supported.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 7:50:53 AM
I am being completely real here and not mean, but are we really talking about FIFTEEN Percent? Not fifty? I can't believe this is even a discussion.

15% is pretty much nothing. It is 15 cents on a dollar. People are talking about spending FIVE THOUSAND dollars on scrapbook supplies to get 15%????????

I must live in another realm. I just can't even relate to this. Why is anyone even thinking about getting 15 lousy percent off when you have that kind of money to blow on scrapbook supplies. Someone said they spent $100 a month for an entire year PLUS shipping, I'm sure!

If you want a REAL customer rewards program, stop buying here. Just stop. You will have saved 15% almost immediately.

Someone please explain why 15% is even anything to aspire to saving when you are spending this kind of money. Is it an achievement kind of thing, like a pea title? Like "Look, I spent all this money at 2peas! Whoohoo!"

I swear to God, I am really shaking my head over this.

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Shopping at Two Peas has turned into a joke. I haven't spent much $$$ here because I have always thought shipping & prices were too high especially when I can use a coupon.






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Posted: 1/11/2013 8:08:59 AM

People are talking about spending FIVE THOUSAND dollars on scrapbook supplies to get 15%????????


No, people are complaining that $5,000 has to be spent in order to get the 15% discount now, and that amount is ridiculous. I can't remember the breakdown of the prior rewards program, but I want to say $500 earned you 5%, $750 earned 10%, and then $1,000 earned the 15% (I don't think that's exactly right, but something close).

Their new program earns 10 points for every dollar spent, and the points needed to become eligible for the discount is so far out there. As of January 4, my last order placed, I had received my 15% discount. Today, it's 5% and I haven't earned the right to be eligible for special sales and promos.

While I do understand Jamie said there were going to be other ways to earn points, again, the new "point" system is so high, who the heck is going to reach it?

I know a 15% discount might not be the biggest, but it was a nice perk. If I spent $100, I'd get $15 off AND free shipping. Now, I'd get $5 off and free shipping. With regular purchases made here, I qualified for consistent discounts.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 8:16:12 AM
I participate here daily. I generally shop here monthly. Currently, I need 2826 points to qualify for a 5 % "loyalty" discount. And even then , I won't qualify to find out about special sales and discounts. I would need over 10,000 points for that info, which translates to $1000 worth of non discounted product.

They should just call it a shopping addiction discount because the reality of my situation is that it will be more cost effective for me to place orders elsewhere.

Having said that, I still love this site. I don't plan on leaving the forums but I won't be as tempted to empty and refill my cart without the discount.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 8:23:38 AM

I won't qualify to find out about special sales and discounts. I would need over 10,000 points for that info, which translates to $1000 worth of non discounted product.


And this is sticking with me even more than loosing the discount. Spend a boatload to be "in" on promos?


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Posted: 1/11/2013 8:24:28 AM
DevilDog, it was $500 for 10%, and 1000 for %15. There was no 5% tier. And we earn 10 points for every dollar spent (not 2). Still, the Gold level is not attainable unless you are pretty well-off with huge amounts of storage or the time to scrapbook pretty much non-stop

I went from 15% discount to 5%. I also lost about 1/3 of the dollars credited under the old program in the point translation. But, I'm with you- this made me look at how much I spent here last year and my wallet and husband will thank 2Ps. So will Archivers and my kitclub (who often sent me the same papers I had just bought here). I am sure I will still buy classes and individual papers here but my regular spending here will go down significantly.




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Posted: 1/11/2013 8:33:06 AM
Even my husband is appalled by this whole situation. I do love 2peas, but this really makes me not want to shop here.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 8:38:09 AM
Never in a million years, my budget doesn't allow me that. I usually spend $50-70 here every month, which allowed me the 10%. I did get the 15% once, because of 2 big orders I had placed, but that didn't last more than a month. But now, I won't ever even qualify for the small 5% (hey 5% on a $50-$70 order would only be two peas in my bucket anyways).

This whole situation is really shameful.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 8:54:26 AM
Yeesh! $400 is a car payment, not a scrapbook expense. I am sure there are a few people who can afford this, but as someone pointed out, if they can, they are not gunning for a 15% discount!

I love shopping here because they do have the latest and greatest, but I rarely buy anything at full price and won't pay for shipping. I struggled to maintain the 10% discount I was getting in the old loyalty program, but it did work as an incentive to shop here.

I also made an effort to shop here to support this community and felt the reward structure really did reflect my loyalty. This new structure fails miserably in that regard.



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Posted: 1/11/2013 9:04:43 AM
yes, I totally agree that $5000. is unheard of and sad. I wondered where my discount had went today when I went shopping at 2peas.

In the past few months, 2Peas has been my "go to" online scrappy store...simply because of that loyalty discount ... then, combined that with the fact that 2Peas always has the latest items. I also have always loved that 2Peas puts out the youtube videos for us.

I have to say, the 5000. goal..its insulting and I surely didn't see something like that coming from 2peas I always felt like they really realllly care about their customers.

I can't figure out what is going on??

I'm sure they do - maybe the 5000 is a typo?
Maybe...they are freaking out as tax time is right around the corner?
(I always do)
Did the Garden Girls threaten to go on strike without a larger paycheck?

Maybeeee....
one of their online competitors have actually
hacked the 2Peas website and it is a lie?

Oh well...
either something is terribly wrong
or
goodbye to ever really reaching a nice level on
the customer loyalty program for 2013.





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Posted: 1/11/2013 9:07:01 AM
$400 would have been 2/3 of my mortgage payment.

If I were spending that much money per month on scrapbooking supplies, I'd have to buy another house to store all the stuff!

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Posted: 1/11/2013 9:17:50 AM
Put me in the camp of people who, even if I *could* spend that kind of money on scrap supplies, I wouldn't. There's no way I would ever use that amount of stuff, and honestly I don't think I could get to that amount even if I bought every single thing I wanted.

I only shop at Two Peas once in awhile, because I do like to support the site since I enjoy the forums and all the free videos. But, as others have mentioned, I just can't do all of my shopping here when there are other places with better prices, faster shipping, and better incentives. I probably would not have ever gotten a discount with the old program, and now there is absolutely no way I ever will.



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Posted: 1/11/2013 9:21:42 AM
I will NEVER spend enough to qualify. But I also didn't spend enough to qualify before. As I stated in the other thread, I understand why people who did qualify are upset. Come one, Two Peas, can't you do better than this?


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Posted: 1/11/2013 9:40:02 AM
I think it would have been better if they just said,
" We are not offering any discounts at this time."




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Posted: 1/11/2013 9:54:22 AM
I love 2 peas. They've received most of my scrap supply money over the last year. It was fun to support a company that gives us videos, challenges, and boards. I've also loved their customer service.

The new loyalty program may change my buying habits. I've only qualified for a discount for a short time. That really isn't a huge influence on my decision. As others have said, the loss of special promos is what gets me upset. I consider myself a pretty good customer. I spent $500 in a year here. Under the new loyalty program that means I am not considered a loyal customer. It's a bit insulting. So other companies give me access to all their promos, but not 2 peas? People will spend their money in places that make them feel appreciated. I don't feel like I'm much more than a dollar sign here now.

My hope is that 2 peas will rethink this a bit. Maybe they didn't completely think it through. Maybe they didn't realize the message this would send to their customers. I'm willing to give them the benefit of the doubt and a little time to make adjustments. They know that their customers have other options for purchases. I don't think they want to lose good customers. At least that is my hope.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 10:03:24 AM
I just have to say I love this thread - it's hysterical! I'm glad that everyone feels the way they do. $400 a month would be just ridiculous!!! I read through the whole thing to see if anyone from Two Peas responded yet. I'm curious to hear their viewpoint.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 10:28:43 AM

I am being completely real here and not mean, but are we really talking about FIFTEEN Percent? Not fifty? I can't believe this is even a discussion.

15% is pretty much nothing. It is 15 cents on a dollar. People are talking about spending FIVE THOUSAND dollars on scrapbook supplies to get 15%????????

I must live in another realm. I just can't even relate to this. Why is anyone even thinking about getting 15 lousy percent off when you have that kind of money to blow on scrapbook supplies. Someone said they spent $100 a month for an entire year PLUS shipping, I'm sure!

If you want a REAL customer rewards program, stop buying here. Just stop. You will have saved 15% almost immediately.

Someone please explain why 15% is even anything to aspire to saving when you are spending this kind of money. Is it an achievement kind of thing, like a pea title? Like "Look, I spent all this money at 2peas! Whoohoo!"

I swear to God, I am really shaking my head over this.



I totally agree! 15% is nothing. I know it's a small perk for those who do shop here a lot, but still, it's only 15%. I don't even bother using a Kohls coupon when it's only 15%. I wait for the 30% ones. Seems like if you were spending enough to get to the 15% level before this change, you would be spending enough disposable money that the 15% really wouldn't matter much anyway, especially if the "free" shipping was only up to $10.

I only placed a couple of orders here so I'm not affected by this change at all. My order was when they were doing the 25% off, and even then it wasn't enough to get "free" shipping.

However, I think that they have made a huge mistake in the way they handled this for all their truly loyal customers (I'm not one of them as I usually get my supplies from local stores) I can understand why this is really upsetting to everyone. It's not fair at all that those who spent so much to get to a certain level and now it's taken away. That's just wrong. I'm really sorry for all those who lost their points.

I think that having to earn points by posting layouts or participating on the message board is just a stupid idea. How much you are on the board should not be tied into your discount. What about the people who love to shop here but are just lurkers on the board? Or those people who either don't want to post their layouts or can't (I still can't figure out how to do that). People shouldn't have to spend an enormous amount of time here just to gain a few extra points when reaching the 15% level is unreachable, even if you spent a lot of time here.

I hope they really think about all this and change their minds. It seems, though, that they just don't care what everyone is thinking and that's really sad for the entire community.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 10:35:32 AM
As for the GG going on strike... I'm pretty sure that I heard recently that they only get a discount, not paid

And, I will NEVER qualify because I don't have that kind of money. I'll be using my loyalty discounts and free PRIORITY shipping from other stores...Appparently those places appreciate my business more than here.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 10:37:06 AM

Seems like if you were spending enough to get to the 15% level before this change, you would be spending enough disposable money that the 15% really wouldn't matter much anyway
Well, it does matter to ME, and no, I don't have enough disposable income that I can just throw away 15.00 on an average order.







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Posted: 1/11/2013 11:10:11 AM

Well, it does matter to ME, and no, I don't have enough disposable income that I can just throw away 15.00 on an average order.



Of course it matters. I think what I really wanted to say was if you were spending enough money on product JUST to get to that level, then it wouldn't really matter. I didn't mean it wouldn't matter for those who had to shop carefully so their money went farther. I know some people who go to the store and will spend a ton of money on stuff just to reach a certain discount and even they admit they don't need the stuff, they just want that 15 or 20% off. Those are the ones I'm talking about. Does that make sense? Sorry for the confusion.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 11:14:25 AM
I can understand. The same people who buy crappy stamps and ugly scrap supplies because it is in the dollar section. It is a dollar so they have to buy it.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 11:19:30 AM
Sure! Fair enough. Spending several thousand dollars JUST to save 15% does not make sense. I didn't understand that is what you meant. I'm sorry for over-reacting!







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Posted: 1/11/2013 11:30:24 AM
I think the chance that people are going to be able to reach the top discount is going to depend on how easy it is to earn points through participation. If they make that fairly easy it might be attainable for those that spend a lot AND participate a lot to reach the top level.
But since we don't know details about participation points it is all speculation...
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Posted: 1/11/2013 11:44:24 AM

Seems like if you were spending enough to get to the 15% level before this change, you would be spending enough disposable money that the 15% really wouldn't matter much anyway


Of course it matters. When you're buying product that costs less than a dollar every bit adds up. Say you spend $100, you get $15 off (and free shipping) which equals a whole collection pack, or a stamp set, or 3 sets of embellishments. That's a lot, IMO. If you add to that any coupons with further discounts, that's even more money. When it comes to scrapbooking supplies every dollar saved is another piece of paper you can buy. And considering that 2peas is not the only online store, to many this is the difference between choosing to shop here or elsewhere.

And I don't have a dog in this fight at all since I never have (or want) nor ever will earn any loyalty discounts. But I completely understand those who are affected by the change. And I hope they at least stay on the boards.




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Posted: 1/11/2013 12:15:06 PM
This new "Customer Loyalty" Program is unattainable...15% off is not that much of a discount to begin with...Come on 2 peas, please just scrap the program and have sales on a regular basis. I am a great customer who regularly spends over $200.00/month at this site, but I will be shopping for deals elsewhere if this is the only way to get a discount from this website.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 12:17:57 PM
As an international Pea, spending $5000 would cost me between $7500-8000... Between $7000-7500 if I balanced the orders to try and avoid duties, but I'd have to be placing two orders a week... I understand that Two Peas doesn't get the additional money I pay, but wherever the money goes it comes out of my budget and so it's just not realistic... It's cheaper to go over the border and split a hotel with a couple friends... It costs me $200 for hotel, gas, and meals for a three day mini vacation, and we time it to go along with the Veteran's Day sale and print up coupons... I can spend spend $400 and come home with $1200 worth of stuff... Even including the travel costs, I'm spending half of what I buy would cost me in Canada and I've had a vacation


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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:05:30 PM
There is no way I would ever reach the 15% discount now. I just choose to not spend that much on scrapbooking supplies. I would be absolutely drowning in supplies if I did buy that much.

I think most shoppers will find better deals with other stores who offer better reward systems, better and cheaper (and often free) shipping, and less costly merchandise.

I think Two Peas shot themselves in the foot, being least loyal to their most loyal customers. This change in policy won't affect the infrequent shoppers. It will upset and put off the most spendy (and therefore valuable to the company) shoppers.



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purpledaisy
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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:14:45 PM
Has this situation been addressed by Jamie or someone else from 2Peas?


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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:16:17 PM

This new "Customer Loyalty" Program is unattainable...


I said this on the other thread...they made it unattainable because they don't WANT people to attain it. I think they're hoping less sales at full price is better than more sales at a discount. Why else would they make it damn near impossible? Hope it works out for them.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:16:31 PM
Maybe they figure offering a 5% at a low threshold and low free shipping requirement will bring in enough lower level, infrequent spenders to offset the heavy spenders who got "too big" a discount? They might even be right - who knows *shrug*




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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:16:51 PM
It's been addressed on the other thread, page 4 I think.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:24:30 PM
Shoot...I am now at no discount. There goes my loyalty to shopping here.

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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:27:07 PM
I'm still wondering about the "family-owned" thing??? Are they maybe trying to sell the company (2Peas)to someone else now and need to show a higher margin on all their product sales???



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Posted: 1/11/2013 1:33:18 PM

I'm still wondering about the "family-owned" thing??? Are they maybe trying to sell the company (2Peas)to someone else now and need to show a higher margin on all their product sales???
2Peas started out as family-owned and was sold several years ago. It then bounced around from parent company to parent company. It sounds like it has been re-acquired and is now owned by Jeff and Kristina again, the original founders and owners of 2Peas.






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Posted: 1/11/2013 3:26:57 PM
Purpledaisy, Two Peas did create a sticky thread about the new program - I can't figure out how to link it when I'm on the app, but it's at the top of the NSBR forum... There was an apology for how it was announced and an explanation of why they made the change, but there were no details about how else we could earn points, how often sales would be offered, or how much advance notice some Peas would get/how left behind others would be... She mentions that there have been talks about how points would be available and that further talks are planned, but there weren't any real details... Hopefully, they'll make the time to settle on the details and let us know what they are... I have to say that I'm disappointed that after the upset changing the look of the site caused, they didn't show consideration to the Peas by putting together a completed program and taking the time to present it to us in it's entirety... It makes people wonder if it was an unprofessional decision or if the company is out of touch with their customers, and companies usually want to avoid actions that cause those sort of questions to be asked...


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Posted: 1/11/2013 3:36:08 PM

Yeesh! $400 is a car payment, not a scrapbook expense


wow that puts it in prespective.

I understand business have the right to change. I wish they gave us 30 days notice to spend at the level we earned.



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Posted: 1/11/2013 3:52:42 PM
I also have never nor will I ever achieve the 15% off "status". Because for $5000 a year, I can pay someone to scrap the stuff for me! Oh, I will still shop here for the most part, but then I am not one of their higher end shoppers. But for those who spend $100 or more here a month, well yeah, I can see how they would be very upset VERY fast.


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Posted: 1/11/2013 4:23:37 PM
I only started shopping here in June 2012 and I think what 2 peas offers in FREE videos is so much more worth it than a small discount or no discount at all for certain people. I do think they made a mistake in how they handled the whole situation but with the economy the way it is ,I dont want to see 2peas have to close their doors because we are upset about a small discount. I will continue to support the site because of the great FREE videos we get here. I would rather have free videos than a discount. I try to buy things here that I cant find else where or that I see used in classes or videos. I hope 2 peas will listen to all of us but they also have to do what they have to do to stay in business!!!! Times are tough for many people and busineses included!!!!


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