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View Thread Re: Simple question - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Thanks for the effort - tri4ed that - we have too many parts unfortunately to sort through. It has all evolved from parting out sets without removing th4e counterparts [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 18, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Brickstock and UK Stores Pricing - calsbricks (5814)
[...] 3 of the stores were vat registered the 4th one was not (UK) and yes it does show a significant difference. So your point is well proven and I would suggest that [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Related Software)
View Thread Re: Brickstock and UK Stores Pricing - calsbricks (5814)
[...] I hear what you are saying and understand the point you are making but it begs some questions 1. Are you registered for VAt - you cannot tell from just looking at your [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Related Software)
View Thread Re: Brickstock and UK Stores Pricing - calsbricks (5814)
[...] The simple answer is yes in a fashion - we come up with a lower price at £4.98 but if you add 20% VAT onto that you are almost equal to the current price guide setting. [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Related Software)
View Thread Re: Brickstock and UK Stores Pricing - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Income tax is paid on net profit in the UK and you have inserted the current rate chart. So yes - we do pay income tax (and at quite a high rate) but that is [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Related Software)
View Thread Re: Brickstock and UK Stores Pricing - calsbricks (5814)
[...] (URL) [...] NO - sales tax or VAT is the only tax that is charged at present. However unless your business is over £85,000 per year turnover you do not need to register [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Related Software)
View Thread Re: Brickstock and UK Stores Pricing - calsbricks (5814)
[...] One day if we ever do get a more modern forum you will be able to edit your posts. GRRR The file that gets produced following the guidelines will export to Bricklink [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Related Software)
View Thread Brickstock and UK Stores Pricing - calsbricks (5814)
Follow the link below and you will find a tutorial on how to use Brickstock for pricing your inventory and matching up to the Bricklink price guide as we see it. This is not [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Related Software)
View Thread Re: Brickstock doesn't convert prices right - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Thanks Teup I will answer this more fully shortly using your examples, so we can once again get a comparison. Back shortly.
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Help)
View Thread Re: Simple question - calsbricks (5814)
[...] It does happen but we do try and eliminate that. On our orders we show the quantity remaining and as the picker gets the parts out they run a check on count and where [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Brickstock doesn't convert prices right - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Hi Teup We don't disagree with you on what you have said but this store (OP) is a UK store and it works fine for UK stores. There are only a handful of stores [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Help)
View Thread Simple question - calsbricks (5814)
Is there a way to see all the counterparts you have in your inventory? Once an item is in the inventory Brickstock does not recognise it any further as a counter part and I can [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Brickstock doesn't convert prices right - calsbricks (5814)
[...] A good place to get your percentage to decrease the prices by is xe.xom here (URL) Remember you must use the reciprocal of the conversion, so in this case the reciprocal [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 17, 2019, to Help)
View Thread Re: problem with star wars figs - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Yes it was - the OP might need to run Update database and the4y are also referring to Brickstore which hasn't been kept up to date. Brickstock works fine with the [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 16, 2019, to Catalog Identification)
View Thread Re: Wondering about feedback nowadays - calsbricks (5814)
[...] I think we would agree with that in the main. We have a buyer who is in the 50's for returning to our store and never once has left feedback, despite the fact we [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 15, 2019, to Feedback)
View Thread Re: Wondering about feedback nowadays - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Interesting - thanks for adding that - we didn't look at the feedback level of the buyer - just how many left, so that is an interesting addition and perhaps quite [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 15, 2019, to Feedback)
View Thread Sellers tools - calsbricks (5814)
Yes Sellers tools I think, and so do many others that we are in contact with, feel that it would be helpful for Bricklink if we got out into the public domain what we are expecting [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 15, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Wondering about feedback nowadays - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Hi there interesting question but I am not sure about the others but Bricklink stores seem to fall into a pattern of how many feedbacks they receive for their orders. [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 15, 2019, to Feedback)
View Thread Re: Here is a challenge for you - calsbricks (5814)
[...] A little deeper look at this and it might work on a manual add. depending on how you have your tiered pricing structure set up. We use a quantity of 2000+ as the instigator [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 14, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Is this one of the slow sales periods ? - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Hi Stuart - this is a traditionally slow period for sales - hence the number of sales being announced. Whether they do any good is a question only those stores that run [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 14, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Here is a challenge for you - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Hello there and thank you for your comments. That is set as a general option and would apply to all items so it is not ideal. You again would have to remember which [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 14, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Here is a challenge for you - calsbricks (5814)
It is to do with pricing your items into inventory. There are a few ways to add an item into your inventory but all but one seem to have flaws built in somewhere. Example 1. [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 14, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] You will but you will have to buy something else which means you have to spend more than you planned.
(5 months ago, Jul 13, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] I think we are all waiting to see if they are instant or not. The only ones we have seen here are S@H. Some of the stores it is hard to get a signal from (not all) [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 13, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Ouch and if you get 2 vouchers at 25 and your set costs under the total you lose the additional amount of the vouchers. Who in heavens name dreamed up this illogical [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 13, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] The Lego site is not as informative as it should be - it is more about the wonderful new features of the VIP program. When speaking to Lego employees they are already [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 13, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] It appears so as they try and even up points to currency. [...] No you haven't messed up on the maths.
(5 months ago, Jul 13, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] We believe that is the case, but it has yet to be confirmed.
(5 months ago, Jul 13, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Interesting - they seem to work differently here. Nectar, which is the largest loyalty program in the UK is and always has been redeem at till wherever you shop. Lego's [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 13, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Bit more to add to this now. Have spent the last half hour in a chat session with Lego corporate. They listened to what I had to say and made a note of the Brickset page [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 12, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] And for those of us who do not use S@H it is even more of a pain in the neck. No longer able to walk to the till and say how much is the total and what have I got on [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 12, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Interesting when you read the comments - well over 90% are negative and the changes are putting people off rather then making them get more involved. As I said in the [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 12, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Interesting - where does it tell you the value of those points? I cannot find that anywhere. It had my purchase from today on the purchases with the transaction id etc [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 12, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Don't know yet as the site is all over the place at the moment. I seriously doubt it, but that would be one way of getting around the issue. Another would be to go [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 12, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Change can be good but it does need to be thought through and this clearly hasn't. Even the store manager(s) have doubts over this and I agree with them. When [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 12, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Another example - not thinking things through - calsbricks (5814)
Called into one of my local Lego stores today to pick up a few things and was taken aside by the manager who explained that changes were afoot on the VIP card. It was all going [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 12, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Does it help to post where 500 happens? - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Your comments made me go back and look at our internal error log. All but 1 of the 500 errors have happened when some kind of commit has been called. In simple terms [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 9, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Does it help to post where 500 happens? - calsbricks (5814)
[...] We see it mainly when adding inventory ()Manually) - it happens when we click the final button add to inventory. Adding inventory via Brickstock it doesn't [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 9, 2019, to Problem)
View Thread Re: Many 500 errors today :( - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Hi Stuart Ok on PC, Ok on Android phone and tablet. [...]
(5 months ago, Jul 3, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Many 500 errors today :( - calsbricks (5814)
[...] and here hmmm.
(5 months ago, Jul 3, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Mutiny - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Well said and very true.
(5 months ago, Jun 29, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Mutiny - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Well said and very true.
(5 months ago, Jun 29, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Mutiny - calsbricks (5814)
[...] And what, pray lord do you think our motivations are? Just use common sense. We have stood the test of time (and not split our self into multiple sites e.g. BO, like [...]
(5 months ago, Jun 29, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Mutiny - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Okay - I Have read all the threads now including the hijacked Mutiny one and in the main I have avoided responding to them as I have very little time for some of the [...]
(5 months ago, Jun 29, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Mutiny - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Thanks for that it saves countless messages responding to your threats and abusive language. As for profits I think you are spending too much time in the pub or with [...]
(5 months ago, Jun 29, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Bricklink User Group update - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Interesting comments - they will be considered once we are formed. Thanks for the thought. [...]
(5 months ago, Jun 29, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Bricklink User Group update - calsbricks (5814)
[...] NO then I haven't heard of them. Strange - anyone else know of them? How long they have been around and why are they so quiet? [...]
(5 months ago, Jun 28, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Bricklink User Group update - calsbricks (5814)
[...] There are lots of ways the information could be shared but we will deal with that when we get to discussing these suggestions.
(5 months ago, Jun 28, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Bricklink User Group update - calsbricks (5814)
[...] Now I remember this was something started up a while ago and looked for a single member per country to join. Didn't know it was still going and have never heard anything [...]
(5 months ago, Jun 28, 2019, to General)
View Thread Re: Bricklink User Group update - calsbricks (5814)
[...] If the knowledgebase comes to fruition, and that is a decision the BUG members will make, we will see what happens with your comments. It is also up to Bricklink somewhat [...]
(5 months ago, Jun 28, 2019, to General)

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