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BETT 2014 Thread, BETT Supplier barrage. in General; Hi Captaincharisma, do you remember who it was because the scanners were only supposed to be used after a demostration ...
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    Hi Captaincharisma, do you remember who it was because the scanners were only supposed to be used after a demostration and interest? I made it very clear and as far as I saw, it never happened, it was also far too busy for us to waste time doing that. Thanks.

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    I can't remember but he tried scanning me before offering me a demonstration. Told him I wasn't interested and left, no harm done.

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    @mdench - evil

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    Quote Originally Posted by fiza View Post
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    i know im cruel man

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    One email so far from Firefly but I was expecting that anyway.

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    I just set up bettspam****@someemailprovider.com and use a fake name, over the last few years i've been fidel castro, che guevara, Dr Gregory House.

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    Yep I prefer too avoid zapping and get the sales team to write out info - but only if there is a prize attached !

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    Quote Originally Posted by AngryTechnician View Post
    You realise there's a special hell for people like you, right?
    You'll be right at home with the people who talk at the theatre down there then...

    In more on-topic news, had two calls today where the lead generators had clearly ignored what I had expressed interest in and just forged ahead selling the latest shiny-shiny. As for drive-by scanning, I kept my badge in my shirt pocket, stops that nonsense dead!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pyroman View Post
    I just set up bettspam****@someemailprovider.com and use a fake name, over the last few years i've been fidel castro, che guevara, Dr Gregory House.
    sounds like what I do on web forms like smartboard that require an email for no reason usually use something like bill.gates@apple.com or no@thanks.com

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    Moved to BETT forum

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    I've had an email thanking me for visiting someone's stand at BETT, yet I remained 300 odd miles away the whole week!

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    Absolutely nothing!

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    I had my Phil J Fry of Future Drama school badge but people just scanned it without reading any of my information so wonder how long it will take for them to realise.

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    Quote Originally Posted by xenonive View Post
    I had my Phil J Fry of Future Drama school badge but people just scanned it without reading any of my information so wonder how long it will take for them to realise.
    We had a few information packs sent to the "GLaDOS Wrangler" last year.

    And anything that arrives for "Miss/Mrs [my last name]" gets binned by the office.
    Last edited by X-13; 27th January 2014 at 07:53 PM.

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    I didn't see any zapping this year I have to be honest.

    I sent all my spam out this morning, but this was mostly to suppliers

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