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Let's All Show Up at Sears

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Skigirl, Nov 20, 2006.

  1. Skigirl

    Skigirl 1/2 ton status

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    I got this in my email today.

    Let's all show up at Sears
    I assume you have all seen the reports about how Sears is treating its reservist employees who are called up? By law, they are required to hold their jobs open and available, but nothing more. Usually, people take a big pay cut and lose benefits as a result of being called up...Sears is voluntarily paying the difference in salaries and maintaining all benefits, including medical insurance and bonus programs, for all called up reservist employees for up to two years. I submit that Sears is an exemplary corporate citizen and should be recognized for its contribution.

    Suggest we all shop at Sears, and be sure to find a manager to tell them why we are there so the company gets the positive reinforcement it well deserves.

    I decided to check it out before I sent it forward. I sent the following email to the Sears Customer Service Department:

    I received this email and I would like to know if it is true. If it is, the Internet may have just become one very good source of advertisement for your store. I know I would go out of my way to buy products from Sears instead of another store for a like item even if it was cheaper at the other store. Here is their answer to my email...

    Dear Customer:

    Thank you for contacting Sears. The information is factual. We appreciate your positive feedback. Sears regards service to our country as one of greatest sacrifices our young men and women can make. We are happy to do our part to lessen the burden they bear at this time.

    Bill Thorn

    Sears Customer Care
    webcenter@sears.com
    1-800-349-4358

    Please pass this on to all your friends, Sears needs to be recognized for this outstanding contribution and we need to show them as Americans, we do appreciate what they are doing for our military!!!!!!!!!!! It's Verified By Snopes.com ( http://www.snopes.com/politics/military/sears.asp )



     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Sounds like the best reason that I have had in a while to buy more tools.
     
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    hehe, don't forget the pickles also...Mt. Olive Pickle company paid our reservist also and gave them their other benefits.
     
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    Tools and pickles................Hmmmmmmmmm.........something in common there!!!


    Oh, and support or Troops!!!
     
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    Hi Pam. Yeah, that came out at the beginning of the conflict.:D
     
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    word up!:laugh:
     
  9. Skigirl

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    So I'm a little behind the times, eh R? :D:crazy:
     

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