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Woolworths Did The Dirty On Me-Sort Of-What Can I Do?

Andysan Avatar
9y, 6m agoPosted 9 years, 6 months ago
Over the bank holiday, Woolworths were offering the following deal on the Microsoft Xbox 360:

1x Premium console with Pro Evo 6, PGR3, 1 wireless controller, £269

I rushed around every store to get this deal before it ended, and felt pretty good when i got it. Lo and behold, the offer did not revert back to its previous price, but changed to the following:

1x Premium console with Gears Of War, PGR3, Crackdown, 2 wireless controllers, £299

I know that this isnt the same as a store lowering its price on an item the day after i purchased it, but it is very similar-is there anything i can do. It seems unreasonable that what i bought what was a "special bank holiday offer", only for that offer to become even better after the bank holiday ends.

Thanks all.
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9y, 6m agoPosted 9 years, 6 months ago
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#1
seems you can...ignore me.
[mod]#2
Try speaking to the Manager at the store and see if there is anything they can do for you. :thumbsup:
[admin]#3
Can try and say you are disillusioned with them etc

However I kind of think this is a preference thing as some people may prefer your deal as it's cheaper; doesn't include Crackdown and the extra controller but it's also £30 cheaper.
banned#4
u have a 14 day nmoney back garuntee.
#5
Woolworths will exchange or refund the price paid for any item bought from a Woolworths store if it is returned unused, as sold, with the original packaging and within 28 days of purchase.
http://www.woolworths.co.uk/ww_p2/help/index.jhtml?section=23
#6
Thanks for the response all, unfortunately i have used the console though so i guess i cant really take it back. If theres no clear cut procedure then i guess i'll settle for what ive got, ive spent the last two weeks replacing my busted one for a spangly new one, i dont want to have to try and get rid of another one now if it wont be a relatively simple matter. Woolworths were good enough to refund me my on my original box, i dont want to push it too far.

Thanks for the advice, sorry for sort of wasting your time.:oops:
#7
Didn't waste my time, as I now know you can return stuff to woolies within 14 days, as long as its not opened.

.....Cheers.
#8
Its still worth arguing your case, Even if the console has been used.

You haven't wasted anyones time, I've asked far more silly questions than this!
#9
He who dares....

As mentioned above, I'd have a quiet word with the Manager, to see if there's snything (s)he'll do - you never know! - After all you'll be offering to put another £30 in their tills.

Perhaps try suggesting that you pay the shelf price for Pro Evo - as you have used it, and in return you get Gears of War, Crackdown and another controller for £30?

You never know until you try!!
#10
Just pack it up & take it back, you have 7 days no quibble warranty to return it. Just say you dont like it.........then get your mate to buy you the other one lol

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