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Re: [IPk] Autolet Impression

Well, either they consider it an added enticement (remember when they used to 
give away free (non-disposable) razors when you bought the razor blades?) or 
it's because they consider it not really worth while selling the whangers 
because it's the lancets and strips they make their money on anyway. Or most 
likely a  bit of both. Other companies probably think they might as well make 
the extra bit of money. You can still often get free meters if you talk nicely 
to the Customer Service people and tell them how often you test....but not all 
companies will do this. Bayer used to, Medisense never would.


Pat Reynolds wrote:
> Thanks for this, Melissa. I'm not sure why, given that some companies
> are selling lancet whangers, others are not but simply giving them as
> gift-with-purchase of meters (doesn't make sense to me!)
> Best wishes,
> Pat
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