Anyone know what's happening at Modelenium.co.uk???

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Anyone know what's happening at Modelenium.co.uk???

Post by swift63 » Fri Jan 30, 2015 12:40 pm

Email received to day :(

"We are writing to you today to inform you that as of Friday January 30th 2015, we will no longer be accepting orders through our website www.modelenium.co.uk. This also means that any open reservations you have placed with us will not be fulfilled.

Please be assured that no payment has been or will be taken for your reservations.

Our customer service team will be available until the 20 Feb 2015 to assist you with any of your queries and we would like to take this chance to thank you for your custom and apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Kind Regards,

The Modelenium Team"
Martin

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Re: Anyone know what's happening at Modelenium.co.uk???

Post by thetrooper » Fri Jan 30, 2015 3:43 pm

That's not good news as I have bought quite a bit through them. I wonder if they're just shutting up shop or whether someone has bought them out.
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Post by Jager » Fri Jan 30, 2015 11:40 pm

I heard they had to shut down after Andy switched his buying to another supplier !
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Post by scalainj » Sat Jan 31, 2015 3:48 am

Jager wrote:I heard they had to shut down After Andy switched his buying to another supplier !
I did used to use them as well and have switched but i switched about 6 years ago
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Post by bomber21 » Sat Jan 31, 2015 8:54 am

German e-shops are the kings of diecast market these days.

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Post by GarageOnAWall » Sat Jan 31, 2015 11:56 am

Jager's comment was my first laugh of the day :lol:

Now, speaking of the German e-sellers, who are some of the best/cheapest for someone in the US?

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Re: Anyone know what's happening at Modelenium.co.uk???

Post by swift63 » Fri Feb 06, 2015 9:38 am

:lol: As suggested I contacted their customer service team for advice :lol:

"Dear Mr
Thank you for your email.

I am sorry we have not been advised as to why these have been closed.

Sorry for any inconvenience this has caused.

Regards
Gail Wood

Customer Service Advisor
My Hobby Store Retail Ltd."
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Post by Tom » Fri Feb 06, 2015 9:39 am

Useful reply.

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