Has anyone used Runnerinn.com ?

6 messages
29/07/2013 at 21:40

Hey guys

I'm looking to get some VFFs and http://www.runnerinn.com/ has some good prices.

I've been warned to be wary of where you purchase these (especially when a good price is being offered) and I cannot workout if this site is legit or not?

 

I've used Alexa and All Who Is, to try and verify the site, and still can't make my mind up!

http://allwhois.org/whois/runnerinn.com

http://www.alexa.com/siteinfo/runnerinn.com#trafficstats

 

The site has a lot of connected sites so i'm hoping someone on here may have heard or hopefully successfully used the site, had a google search and couldnt find any reviews or feedback

Thanks

Rafiki    pirate
30/07/2013 at 09:15

I have no idea what VFFs are, but I bought my Garmin 910 from them this year. They are based in Spain and asked for a photocopy of my passport to be emailed to them, which I thought was strange but apparently this is fairly normal inside the EU.

My Garmin arrived within 3 days as promised and is fine. I would certainly use them again.

30/07/2013 at 12:13

(Vibram FiveFingers, sorry)

Thanks for the advice

15/10/2013 at 17:25

I have just had a rather nasty experience with them. Ordered a headlamp they have admitted was lost (after 2 weeks of chasing them for updates about the delivery) somewhere between Germany and the UK. They were unwilling to help and unwilling to give me a refund.

The battle is still ongoing with them.

Do not touch them with a barge pole - would be my advice.

07/02/2014 at 14:31

I know it's been a few weeks since the last post, but thought my experience was worth mentioning.

Ordered two pairs of of Vibrams as I was not sure of the sizing. Having placed my order I noticed that one of the items was out of stock, this wasn't indicated against the product when I selected it. I emailed them not to hold the order and send what they had and cancel the out of stock item. Almost by return I received an email saying that they had canceled the out of stock item as a matter of policy and that my Pay Pal account would be credited. It was the following day.

Delivery updates via GLS suggested that the parcel was doing a tour of europe. I think that's more to do with GLS as their hub is in Germany. Anyway a week later the Vibrams turned up, well packaged and they are very comfortable.

So my experience was as good as any company I have purchased from in the UK. I would certainly consider them again.

28/02/2014 at 00:35

just used them for the first time for a new pair of runners. was promised the product by the 15 march and now i receive a random email saying they are not even going to receive them (themselves) till at least the 30 march. this is not what they advertised, this is not what i agreed. shocking way to do business.

 

tried to contact them, couldnt get through. first and last time dealing with this company! STAY CLEAR


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