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Topic # 157530 3-Dec-2014 20:28
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With the festive season upon us, I am looking to spend quite a few $$$ at a liquor store.

Does anyone know of, or can recommend a liquor shop / chain that may give a discount if you spend a few hundred dollars ?

I'm in the Howick area if that is of any use.

Thanks

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  Reply # 1188286 3-Dec-2014 21:42
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few hundred dollars is not much at all, Maybe if you were spending a few grand



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  Reply # 1188297 3-Dec-2014 22:16
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Yeah I know it's not a huge amount, will probably be around $500.

Just wondered if anyone had any joy getting a free bottle of something or if they just flatly refused.

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  Reply # 1188398 4-Dec-2014 06:01
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While we are on the subject, Can anyone tell me what The Mill's loyalty card offers?

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  Reply # 1189547 5-Dec-2014 18:45
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If you are just after beer and wine, my experience is that the supermarkets seem to typically offer significantly better pricing than other liquor outlets.



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  Reply # 1189599 5-Dec-2014 20:49
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Thanks for the replies.

It will all be spirits etc, so unfortunately can't go to the supermarket.

I have seen that liquorland offer flybuys, so i might just go there and maybe ask if they can give a discount.

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  Reply # 1190554 8-Dec-2014 12:54
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33coupe: Thanks for the replies.

It will all be spirits etc, so unfortunately can't go to the supermarket.

I have seen that liquorland offer flybuys, so i might just go there and maybe ask if they can give a discount.


What sort of discount are you expecting on a $500 purchase?

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  Reply # 1190575 8-Dec-2014 13:17
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my Dad always haggles with liquor places and usually gets around 15% off, if you're good at haggling you should be able to save some money pretty much anywhere, doesnt hurt to ask/try :)

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  Reply # 1190584 8-Dec-2014 13:27
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head up to the guys behind the prospect and have a yarn, we've done large purchases there and received really good pricing rather then "free" goods.


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  Reply # 1191619 8-Dec-2014 14:48
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for whiskeys ive found the superliqour in botany junction(next to bp) to be very reasonably priced canadian club for 36 and black label 700ml for 40

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