John Lewis have a feat/feet problem

(5 Posts)
gandalfcat Sun 28-Jul-13 21:09:08

Had to call the asst. over and point out that on their bathroom scales, a lot of the shelf edge tickets were referring to " carpet ready feat" - packaging all correctly referring to "feet" - think she thought I was being really petty, but really drives me mad.

Will check in a week or so to see if they have managed to correct!

muppetthecow Sun 28-Jul-13 21:14:40

Oh it would have driven me mad too!

The toy box at our local library has TOY'S painted on the side of it. I think I've pointed it out to various staff about six times since we moved in January. I am sorely tempted to take in some blue paint to match the box and paint out the apostrophe!

gandalfcat Sun 28-Jul-13 21:17:25

I don't think the asst. even understood what was wrong until I showed her the correct spelling on all the packaging.

muppetthecow Sun 28-Jul-13 21:24:00

I once sent all the point-of-sale material back to head office when I worked at Past Times because it read "Our new tudor line! Your going to love it!". I got an e-mail back asking if they'd sent the wrong size for our shelving units. I actually had to point out that Tudor should have a capital T (and explain why) and that your and you're are two different words. In their defence, they did recall all the POS stock and re-do it smile

lordleofric Thu 08-Aug-13 18:17:51

John Lewis? <shakes head sadly> We're going to Hell in a handcart.

Muppet - I love you!

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