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Walgreens Bids

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by DJSnowPlowing, Aug 21, 2010.

  1. DJSnowPlowing

    DJSnowPlowing Junior Member
    Messages: 7

    Does anyone know who is handling the bids for Walgreens in new hampshire
  2. hoskm01

    hoskm01 Senior Member
    from AZ
    Messages: 475

    I know of a few who took bids for Walgreens. Are you curious who actually WON the bid?

    It is yet to be determined, as told by a store manager just yesterday. 8000ish stores? Insane.
  3. MahonLawnCare

    MahonLawnCare Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 848

    I was told it wouldn't be decided until Sept. 1
  4. hoskm01

    hoskm01 Senior Member
    from AZ
    Messages: 475

    I wait with baited breath.
  5. MahonLawnCare

    MahonLawnCare Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 848

    along with a lottttttt of other people, I'm sure...i know guys in OH that were pricing them below $2800.00 for the season because they want seasonal pricing here...let the low balling begin!:bluebounc
  6. hoskm01

    hoskm01 Senior Member
    from AZ
    Messages: 475

    Not for that price. Take it (lowballers) I'll pick it up next year.
  7. Burkartsplow

    Burkartsplow PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,248

    That is Crazy Adam. $2800 for a season of plowing, walks, calcium and salt. Lets pick up there new slightly used equipment next springl once they go bankrupt or get sued for slip and fall. :laughing:
  8. csi.northcoast

    csi.northcoast Senior Member
    Messages: 320

    if someone gets it for that.....good luck..."why don't you give me half your money now, we will go out back i will kick you in the nuts and we will call it a day.... (Vegas Vacation) i will stay home for that price
  9. Rc2505

    Rc2505 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,245

    I am far from a lowballer, but depending on where in Ohio they are located, 2,800 might be right. Then again if they are in the snowbelt, forget about it, they will lose everything, as well as the contracts next year.
  10. dfd9

    dfd9 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,475

    Well, if they turn out like the lawn care has--quality down the crapper--$2800 might be just about right.
  11. EvenCutLawnCare

    EvenCutLawnCare Senior Member
    Messages: 207

    Around here they are decided by the store manager. Last year they tried contract all the Missouri and Arkansas lawn service and gave that up before the first cut...
  12. jlouki01

    jlouki01 Senior Member
    Messages: 198

    Seasonal pricing is stupid. You can average and calc numbers until your fingers fall off. It's just a shot in the dark with a hope of coming out on top.

    I stayed away from them when I seen seasonal.