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Old 03-03-2004, 12:35 AM
Jroctx Jroctx is offline
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Recrutment letter from Scotts

Got a "chain" mailer from Scotts today. Offering "entrepreneurs" such as myself to join in on the estimated $500 million in sales they are projecting over the next five years. They "are now embarking on a greatly accelerated expansion program that will establish new franchises in many markets."

Sounds interesting, but I don't want another ceiling over my head. Will the major "weeds" choke themselves out and open a larger market for the service/quality oriented "little known weeds"???

Nice looking truck though!
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Old 03-03-2004, 12:39 AM
dkeisala dkeisala is offline
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Just look at how much they want for a franchise.
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Old 03-03-2004, 12:50 AM
CHAN CHAN is offline
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yeah i got one last week also here in seala.
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Old 03-03-2004, 02:29 AM
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I'd tell them to take long walk off a short pier....................................<a href='' target='_blank'><img src='' border=0></a>
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Old 03-03-2004, 09:03 AM
WAGS LandL WAGS LandL is offline
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Run away as fast as you can. They bought the company I worked
for two years ago and we were all put out of jobs. (40 some
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