hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: new hosta at Walmart

  • Subject: Re: new hosta at Walmart
  • From: "Kate Ardissono" <ardissono@home.com>
  • Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2001 18:31:53 -0500

This is true... I was helping a friend last year market some lures he'd
created and though Wal-Mart would be a good place to try...  He sent them
one with a price.  They sent him back what they'd pay him and they wanted
various rights 1) he'd have to warehouse them and they'd notify where to
ship. 2) Any unsold would be returned to him at his expense.  There were a
"few other conditions".  He told them to stuff it.


| A normal ol' Walmart worker once snagged me in the garden area (I asked
| a specific brand of potting soil I heard they carry) with a 15-minute
| monologue about how Walmart names their prices to their suppliers and
| suppliers either bite the bullet or knuckle under. That's mass
| for you, but it wasn't a pleasant expose.

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@mallorn.com with the

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement
Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index