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3080 - BestBuy 100 Mile Radius

I checked all the BestBuy locations within a 100 mile radius (3) of where I live, not one store had the 3080 on the day of launch and they are not going to get any this week either. It was very disappointing to find out the stores never got any inventory for the launch and they were not allowed to tell the customers this information either.

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Bestbuy probably wasn't a top tier seller, so they wouldn't have been highest on the list to receive stock.

October should see significant gains in stock levels. Just wait.

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14 minutes ago, Mondale said:

I checked all the BestBuy locations within a 100 mile radius (3) of where I live, not one store had the 3080 on the day of launch and they are not going to get any this week either. It was very disappointing to find out the stores never got any inventory for the launch and they were not allowed to tell the customers this information either.

Most of them won't know until the truck pulls in.

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41 minutes ago, aisle9 said:

Most of them won't know until the truck pulls in.

...that's not really how store stock works.

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1 hour ago, dizmo said:

...that's not really how store stock works.

It actually is in some cases.   Especially with new or low availability items.  

 

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3 hours ago, dizmo said:

...that's not really how store stock works.

As someone who's dealt with large chain stores stocking situations, it absolutely does work that way.

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7 minutes ago, BTGbullseye said:

As someone who's dealt with large chain stores stocking situations, it absolutely does work that way.

As have I. If that's how it works, that's a really poorly laid out supply chain.

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4 minutes ago, dizmo said:

As have I. If that's how it works, that's a really poorly laid out supply chain.

Which is incredibly common. Having a supply chain that isn't messed up from everything going on in the world right now is extremely rare.

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53 minutes ago, dizmo said:

As have I. If that's how it works, that's a really poorly laid out supply chain.

It’s Best Buy.

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