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Re: [IP] MM charge for samples



I'v only been on the MM 511 for about 3 months, was having trouble getting
the 'right' set. I called MM and they sent me 3 of each of their sets. Never
got a bill or charge so I assume they were free!
don

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Hal and/or Jo" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Cc: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, December 02, 2003 3:46 AM
Subject: [IP] MM charge for samples


> >  From: "Mark Thomas" <email @ redacted>
> >  Subject: RE: [IP] MM charge for samples
>
> >  That is about the going rate for the devices, 11.00 dollars apiece for
the
> >  infusion set and 5.00 for each reservoir.
>
>
> Mark, how much does the retail price of a sample infusion set and
reservoir
> really matter; the cost to MiniMed is much less than what you quoted.
>
> Also, who is going to ask for samples except someone genuinely interested
in
> evaluating the sample.
>
> If only an occasional person, who gets a free sample, converts to that
make
> and/or model of set, the company would make back their cost, of the
samples
> and shipping, many times over.
>
> Free samples and shipping used to be called "good customer service".  Has
> greed replaced it?
>
> Hal
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