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  • VOTE
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    How about crafting supplies for us crafters?  Glue guns, stencils, or even a sewing machine
    Posted by Live4Softball  to  Other Experience Ideas  on 6/21/2018
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  • VOTE
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    Recently coupon offers have changed and about 99% of ALL coupon offers exclude HP Inks and Epson Inks.  Our major purchases are HP inks for numerous individual desktop printers throughout the office and constitute major purchases on a frequent basis.  This exclusion seems unfair since another brand ink cartridge would not be usable in HP printer.  This practice didn't always apply.  Why be discrimatory?  . 
  • VOTE
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    I want to use the coupons for items in the $175 category and was looking for descriptions about two of the items listed.  When clicking on the "Gift Details", there isn't any information about the items shown, it gives the overview of how Quill's Cash works.  Not very helpful if I want to get details about the product shown.
  • VOTE
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    Post-it® Tabs, Assorted Colors, 2", 30/Pack (686-ROYGB)
    • Post-it® Tabs create necessary order by allowing you to easily organize
    • 2" Assorted Color Durable Tabs
    • 6 Tabs/Color, 30 Tabs/Pack
    • Easily organize planners, calendars and notebooks into sections
    • Sticks securely, removes cleanly
    • Durable. Writable. Repositionable
    • Colors: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue
    • 30 Tabs per pack; 7 per color
    Posted by Rosierose  to  Pricing / Discounts / Coupons  on 5/23/2018
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  • VOTE
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    Iam new to quill as an employee and I have had a lot of people sign up for quill plus blue as a lot of them have never heard of the program and did not realize how much it would benefit there company....   my main suggestion is to have an icon on the top of the main page so regular customers that are not logged in can see the program and in turn probably sign up thru the icon as the program is so good it sells itself.   Thank You  Dean Cormack   :)
    Posted by Dean Cormack  to  Advertising and Marketing  on 5/20/2018
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  • VOTE
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    How about having an area when customers can suggest new products?  Maybe send out samples to test them oput?  Also, when an item is discontinued, please REMOVE it from your cite.  
    Posted by Gerip  to  Other Experience Ideas  on 5/15/2018
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  • VOTE
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    Recently we placed an order with Quill. After one week of waiting for the last product to arrive, I reached out to customer service becuase my invoice said it would ship seperately. When I called Quill, I was told that the item was "out of stock", it was not on its way, and that we would not be charged for the item. I was never notified that this item was not on the way and if we had known immediately, we could have found another way to purchase the item.

    IDEA: If an item that was ordered becomes unavailable, notify the customer. That way they can find another way to purchase the product so their office does not have to wait for the item. I think this would help greatly with customer service. Also, on my invoice I received, under the "sold out product", it states, " *The item above will be shipped and billed separetly" which insunuates that the item is still on the way. I think this is a big lack of communication that needs to be addressed. If I order something, I expect it to show up. If it does become out of stock (this will happen here and there) I expect the company to notify the customer. That is not too much to ask and I think it will clear up a lot of confusion. I was told that Quill does not notify their customers when this happens, they just do not bill for the item. That is not very helpful.

    SOLUTION: Please email your customers when a product ordered so they can purchase elsewhere. Also, update the invoices to state "item was out of stock, your account will not be charged". I think this will boost customer service and save a lot of time for the customer and the Quill team.
    Posted by SleepTMJ  to  Customer Service  on 5/11/2018
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  • VOTE
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    Here I go again LOL

    PLEASE package baking soda more carefully. If posisble put it in a bag like you do with sprays and hand sanatizers.
    I hate having to clean every item we order because the baking soda spilled everywhere.
    Posted by Stephanie_24  to  Shipping and Returns  on 5/04/2018
    1 Comment »  
  • VOTE
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    Just received an email for a Starbucks card with my order -  very nice guesture, but it should not be part of my cart total to redeem it.  This should be an outright "GIFT".   : (
    Posted by Gerip  to  Pricing / Discounts / Coupons  on 5/01/2018
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  • VOTE
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    I feel that many times we are sent an e-mail that says " You recieved a complimentary what ever item" .Now usually when the word complimentary is used that is then given and not that you have to spend so much in order to recieve said "complimentary item".  I just kinda feel like it is misadvertising and misleading to the customer.
    Posted by PIPE COVER  to  Advertising and Marketing  on 4/30/2018
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  • VOTE
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    I chose Quill because they, compared to Staples had a better business program for new small businesses and the program was free rather having to have a minimum of employees in order to become a member. My issue is the Quill case which is given out sporadically and also the gifts and limited qualities you have to order which is not over 99 you are out of luck.  I wish there were more perks but even if there is no change I would still stick with Quill.
  • VOTE
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    Hi, We have several locations for the business. I would like to be able to be able to have orders started for each location if needed at the same time. I may not need something for a few weeks or so, but then someone at a different location needs it asap.  It would be a very nice option to have that way a order can still be left and not have to write down what is an ongoing order to be ordered at a later time. 
    Posted by jeangreene  to  Quill Ideas Website  on 4/23/2018
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  • VOTE
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    A lot of the small business like, barber shops,  nail salons,  massage salons,  wax salons should be able to have more of an available inventory on Quill to be able to choose from, a lot of the small business owner that have the Quillplus account should be able to have more options to use for their business, and be interactive with their account more often than not.  So I guess a more extensive inventory that also targets small to medium size business that are retail,  wax service, massage service,  hair salon,  etc...  Thank you to every one that likes the idea and can't wait to see what Quill will have available in the near future. 
    Posted by Elba Araque  to  Transactions and Payments  on 4/21/2018
    1 Comment »  
  • VOTE
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    Points
    Please bring back the NFL and MLB giveaway when customer spends $75.
    Posted by Cbc  to  Advertising and Marketing  on 4/20/2018
    1 Comment »  
  • VOTE
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    Points
    Instead of using coupons use a point system for items purchased.  Coupon items worth a certain # of points.  Set up so we can look at a list of items and points needed for % off, Quill cash or free item.  

     
    Posted by kramsey  to  Quill Ideas Website  on 4/19/2018
    1 Comment »  
  • Merged
    It would be nice if the coupons automatically disappeared once they are expired.  Many times I put a coupon in my "coupon collector" and don't get to use them in time.  But then I have to go through and delete them because they are expired.  Since that will only allow you to retain 10 coupons and we get many emails with coupons we would like, I put them there in case I do order and I won't foget about it, but when I hit 10 I can't add more and have to toggle back and forth to delte the expired ones to add the new ones.
    Posted by Kari Sroka  to  Pricing / Discounts / Coupons  on 4/19/2018
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  • VOTE
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    Points
    I find that it becomes necessary to make purchases in small dollar amounts that don't always reach the $99 or more level for gifts.  Is it possible to combine orders or have a cumulative balance to take advantage of some of the offerings? 
  • VOTE
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    Points
    I would like to "click" on two or three products, like chairs, and then have a quick picture and comparison chart.    I don't like to go in and out trying to remember, how many are in a case, what the price is, etc.
    If you chose 2-3 items and then hit compare, you could decide which one is best.
    Posted by Lisa_Oklahoma  to  Quill Ideas Website  on 4/19/2018
    1 Comment »  
  • VOTE
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    Points
    Please extend the time limit for returning toner cartriges.  Sometimes it takes more than 6 mo to use one and I always like to have a backup in house for when a toner runs out. Also I usually wait to have a few before I send them in. Last time I sent in a whole box of toner and ink cartridges, supposedly only one was eligible, sometimes I dont receive anything at all. 
    Posted by ofcmngr  to  Ink and Toner  on 4/19/2018
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  • VOTE
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    Points
    No idea here.

    I just want to thank you Quill for the coupons you offer and free gifts. I know that's something you chose to offer and don't have to. Thank you :D
    Posted by Stephanie_24  to  Other Experience Ideas  on 4/17/2018
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