Berserker Day

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Berserker Day

#1 Post by CliffM » November 20th, 2020, 10:30 am

What is Berserker day and why would early access matter?
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#3 Post by Chris Seiber » November 20th, 2020, 11:20 am

Nate Simon wrote:
November 20th, 2020, 11:09 am
Read here:
viewtopic.php?f=79&t=165797
Give him the Cliff notes.

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#4 Post by Nate Simon » November 20th, 2020, 11:35 am

Chris Seiber wrote:
November 20th, 2020, 11:20 am
Nate Simon wrote:
November 20th, 2020, 11:09 am
Read here:
viewtopic.php?f=79&t=165797
Give him the Cliff notes.
LOL. Cliff notes:
Amazing opportunities to try new wines (and other stuff), and restock on favorites, at great prices.
Early access means you jump the line on stuff that is often in limited supply. You can also see everything that will be offered as a "sneak peek," so you can plan accordingly.

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#5 Post by Chris Seiber » November 20th, 2020, 12:04 pm

There is also a set of early offers which only GCC members can buy. I don't really remember what the relative value of that is compared to BD generally, but there are presumably some good or better deals there.

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#6 Post by Hal Blumberg » November 20th, 2020, 1:34 pm

News flash: Extraterrestrial lands on planet Earth!!!

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#7 Post by Todd F r e n c h » November 20th, 2020, 3:37 pm

Chris Seiber wrote:
November 20th, 2020, 12:04 pm
There is also a set of early offers which only GCC members can buy. I don't really remember what the relative value of that is compared to BD generally, but there are presumably some good or better deals there.
And for the last two BerserkerDays there have been offers that sold out during Early Purchase Offers/Preview Day, purchased by GCC members
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#8 Post by JohnP » November 21st, 2020, 9:57 am

Todd, any chance you get Gabriel Glas to opt-in again? My clan always breaks a glass or two during the holidays, trying to be prepare for reimbursement costs, lol.
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#9 Post by alan weinberg » November 21st, 2020, 10:39 am

JohnP wrote:
November 21st, 2020, 9:57 am
Todd, any chance you get Gabriel Glas to opt-in again? My clan always breaks a glass or two during the holidays, trying to be prepare for reimbursement costs, lol.
+1, a discount, not just free shipping. Zalto would be nice also, if I can expand the wish list.

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#10 Post by brigcampbell » November 23rd, 2020, 10:28 am

JohnP wrote:
November 21st, 2020, 9:57 am
Todd, any chance you get Gabriel Glas to opt-in again? My clan always breaks a glass or two during the holidays, trying to be prepare for reimbursement costs, lol.
Hey John, she participated in the last 4 or so years so I'd guess yes but I'll ping Tempe to confirm in early January as she usually gets her "stub" offer created in the offer holding area then.


It probably doesn't come a great surprise but there is not a lot of formality around participants. Todd sends out a blast letting all the previous years participants know the details and it's up to them. Some need a little nudging/help here and there.

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#11 Post by JohnP » November 23rd, 2020, 10:38 am

brigcampbell wrote:
November 23rd, 2020, 10:28 am
JohnP wrote:
November 21st, 2020, 9:57 am
Todd, any chance you get Gabriel Glas to opt-in again? My clan always breaks a glass or two during the holidays, trying to be prepare for reimbursement costs, lol.
Hey John, she participated in the last 4 or so years so I'd guess yes but I'll ping Tempe to confirm in early January as she usually gets her "stub" offer created in the offer holding area then.


It probably doesn't come a great surprise but there is not a lot of formality around participants. Todd sends out a blast letting all the previous years participants know the details and it's up to them. Some need a little nudging/help here and there.
Thanks Brig.
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