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Old 01-24-2003, 10:17 PM   #31
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From what I heard last summer, the ex manager from Hobby Hobby purchased Ideal hobbies in Barrie. When I was in there last summer, it had gone from a neat old time shop to a Vmar store; just like Hobby Hobby.

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Old 01-25-2003, 07:50 AM   #32
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You're right Bob, Ideal was a great store when Murray owned it.
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Old 01-26-2003, 05:31 PM   #33
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I also fail to see the lucky part. That 85+ CDN is NOT Customs. It's brokerage ripoff. There is no duty on our stuff. Just the GST that you would pay anyway. It's UPS charging $40 US for shipping across the border and referring to "Customs" that is misleading the public and ripping us off.
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