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Buyer Beware - Review by andrea b | Plamondon Shoes

Plamondon Shoes


Buyer Beware 10/14/2011

Buyer beware when purchasing a pair of shoes on sale at Plamondon Shoes. Saturday, called the store to let them know a pair of shoes purchased from them on sale less than a month ago were coming apart at the toe. I no longer had the receipt. Could they find there copy of the sale, I paid cash, had the original box and bag. They told me they'd look for receipt on their end and call me back asap. Tuesday morning, no word from the store so I called them. They could not find the receipt but told me to bring in the shoes and they would see what they could do. Merrel, the company who made the shoes, may give them an issue with a return since the shoes may be more than a year old. I am confused what this has to do with me getting a store credit and a different pair of shoes from Plamondon. Friday morning, my husband takes the shoes in. He is told they will send the shoes in to Merrel and it may take up to two weeks with no guarantee of a store credit or a return of the $100 paid for the shoes. At this time, and for the first time, we are told of Plamondon policy that there is no return or exchange on any sale items. My husband is upset about all of this and lets the Manager and Assistant Manager know. They do not diffuse but inflate his frustration. My husband asks for an owner or higher authority and is told they're on vacation. He leaves the shoes with the employees and is told they will send them into Merrel. I call the store upon hearing how he was dealt with and ask how they believe this is appropriate customer service. The Assistant Manager is mild mannered and ask me to let him speak. He explains the same as my husband had already told me about the Merrel policies and Plamondon policies. He asks me if I understand. I find this offensive. I fully understand but I do not find it acceptable from either the retailer or the manufacturer. The Assistant Manager tells me I can come get the shoes, contact Merrel, and send them back myself. So, why did a patronize your store? The shoes were on sale, that is why Hindsight i more
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