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Yet another NSP?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Mark Oomkes, Dec 21, 2015.

  1. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    Republic Service Group?

    Oot of San Diego?

    Office Depots.........3 of the 4 are in multi-tenant buildings.........pretty sure they don't know what they're talking aboot.

    Anyone hear\here\hier of them?

    Check, 4 of 4. They are not standalone stores.

    More nosy than anything else, as I highly doubt I'll do more than call or email them back and ask a bunch of questions just to waste their time.
  2. Whiffyspark

    Whiffyspark 2000 Club Member
    from SOMD
    Messages: 2,403

    I went to download affiliate form and it's not on there lll
  3. 1olddogtwo

    1olddogtwo PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 12,174

    It snows in San Diego?
  4. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    Beats me, but apparently they know what they're talking aboot.

    Oops, what was I thinking. They don't even know that these buildings are rented.
  5. Maclawnco

    Maclawnco Senior Member
    from OH
    Messages: 695

    Yep, they called my office today asking for a bid (over the phone) for landscape care for of few office depot stores. I told the guy $20 a month and he said surely you're kidding. I said surely you're kidding with your question too and hung up.
  6. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    I'm kinda bored, so I sent the following email to him\her:

    His\her response:


    If it was snowing or doing anything, I wouldn't bother. But what's a few minutes of time and some monitor ink. lol

    Ho yeah, they also have contracts for Kmart (didn't know they were still around), Sears and Pizza Huts.
  7. kimber750

    kimber750 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,676

    We still have Kmart here in Pennsytucky. Even have a Super Kmart. :help:
  8. snowbrothers101

    snowbrothers101 Senior Member
    Messages: 154

    Isn't Republic Service Group the massive waste management company? Competitors of Oakleaf and Waste Management? They had revenue of $78 billion last year.
  9. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    I don't see waste management on their website, but who knows.

    He\she never replied to my last email. Big surprise.
  10. BUFF

    BUFF PlowSite Fanatic
    from FR NoCo
    Messages: 9,069

  11. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613


    Is that you typing? Your usually spot on with the english and not exactly pc. ( aboot -> about. hear\here\hier -> hear, his/her/it ) Blink once for help.

    Just asking them for a bidders package. If they do not have this or know what it is then they can not be representing these stores in any meaningful way. But having fun with the national guys is right up there with hammering on a blind call trying to sell you medical pills from Canada :nod:
  12. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    I have turned over a new leaf after some counseling from MJD. I am being polite now. (geez, that was hard to type)

    Malik never got back to me. Thumbs Up
  13. scottL

    scottL PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,613

    :D ( Don't become PC, too much of that on TV )
  14. 32vld

    32vld Senior Member
    from LI, NY
    Messages: 622

    Showing signs of being PC means that one is giving up on getting the Republican presidential nomination.

    He's going rouge, aka Hillary supporter.
  15. ThatGuySnowPlow

    ThatGuySnowPlow Member
    Messages: 62

    Oakleaf has a lot of apartment buildings here and partnered with klinger construction!
  16. Mark Oomkes

    Mark Oomkes PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,237

    He\she was from Kalifornia............I was probably too offensive for the PC morons in that state.
  17. John_DeereGreen

    John_DeereGreen 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,910

    I know at least for Ohio, Tegrete has Kmarts. We got the shaft on the one we've had for 3 seasons with only one complaint total for 3 seasons.

    I wouldn't piss on Tegrete's HQ if they were on fire.