Today I received an email from online tech goods vendor Newegg with the subject line “Newegg.com – Product Voting Invitation.” The message reads, in part:
Dear steve portigal,
Thank you for shopping at Newegg.com.
We thought you’d like to know that your recent purchase contains one or more items currently nominated for Newegg’s Customer Choice Award:
Sales Order Number:
Sales Order Date: 12/31/2010 11:30:09 AM
FLDRV 16G|OCZ FLDRV OCZUSBDSL16G R
We’d like you to rate your satisfaction level for the nominated product(s) that you have purchased.
I’m not sure I remember ordering a FLDRV, especially a 16G|OCZ FLDRV OCZUSBDSL16G R.
Who talks to their customers like this?
Also see a similar experience with Lenovo