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Re: Looper development and production costs?
>At 12:01 PM 10/13/2001, Mark Sottilaro wrote:
>>One thing that I don't think has been mentioned here is promotion.
>>I've NEVER seen and add featuring the EDP. Ever.
>for almost the entire history of the EDP, sales and demand have far
>exceeded the supply of them. There were long waiting lists up until
>only recently. Why would you bother spending money on advertising if
>you were selling everything you managed to build anyway?
>Now, the guys at Trace-Elliot have done a great job of getting the
>production line in order and happening. They finally sold through
>all that big waiting list and overwhelming demand. So only now does
>your suggestion make sense, when they finally need to go out and
>find new customers. Prior to now, advertising only would have
>exacerbated the problem of more demand than they could supply.
Being that "now" was in February, right?
>>Also (I'm going to get it for this) The EDP is ugly.
>> If Gibson cares about selling EDPs, they'd get an industrial
>>designer to redesign the face plate.
>>Graphic designer to redo the logo.
>hey man, I designed that logo and faceplate. :-) I thought I was
>doing pretty well
yes, I think you did, Kim! you just should not have placed the LEDs
below the buttons ;-)
- but thats rather e
what do you think of the LOOP delay (its somewhere on LD)? That was
my design and logo :-) I was free to choose the color and did not
have that many paramters to place, though...