Shop Now At Amazon

Naughty Oreck

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by ChuckZ, Aug 18, 2012.

  1. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    7,343
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2010
    Messages:
    146,208
    Likes Received:
    1,412
  2. Shivvy

    Shivvy E-Legend Gold

    Reputations:
    37,202
    Joined:
    May 23, 2011
    Messages:
    62,052
    Likes Received:
    2,309
    bunch of scumbags with that company :no:
     
  3. beatlejaws

    beatlejaws nowhere poster VIP

    Reputations:
    17,426
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    45,748
    Likes Received:
    1,089
    they were advertising Oreck vacuums in the Job Lot flyer last weekend
     
  4. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Employee of the Year 8 Years In A Row And Counting Gold

    Reputations:
    86,811
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    136,785
    Likes Received:
    4,192
  5. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    7,343
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2010
    Messages:
    146,208
    Likes Received:
    1,412
    David Oreck is a libtard.
     
  6. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Employee of the Year 8 Years In A Row And Counting Gold

    Reputations:
    86,811
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    136,785
    Likes Received:
    4,192
    First I've heard of this. Must be our Two Tough Foam Germicidal & Disinfectant Cleaner. What's the other one? :scratch:
     
  7. KOC

    KOC Fuck this shit! VIP

    Reputations:
    26,273
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2010
    Messages:
    13,174
    Likes Received:
    794
    I guess they got Schmooped.
     
  8. Schmoopy

    Schmoopy Employee of the Year 8 Years In A Row And Counting Gold

    Reputations:
    86,811
    Joined:
    Aug 25, 2010
    Messages:
    136,785
    Likes Received:
    4,192
    I bet Dyson's behind this!
     
  9. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Staff Member

    Reputations:
    279,001
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    18,337
    Likes Received:
    5,746
    Has Oreck made a claim for ability to clean up bath salts?
     
  10. k4D3t

    k4D3t Reverse Apache Master VIP

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    Aug 28, 2010
    Messages:
    15,605
    Likes Received:
    3
    are you shitting me? Oreck didn't even tell you guys about the FTC ruling? :eek: that's kind of important information
     
  11. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Gold

    Reputations:
    31,260
    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2010
    Messages:
    41,755
    Likes Received:
    1,455
    more schmoop lies
     
  12. Engaged Chicken

    Engaged Chicken VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    24,886
    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2010
    Messages:
    103,140
    Likes Received:
    2,326
    It's obviously the Air Purifier that used to be advertised on tv all the time, anybody can see that. :rolleye:
     
  13. KOC

    KOC Fuck this shit! VIP

    Reputations:
    26,273
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2010
    Messages:
    13,174
    Likes Received:
    794
    Clearly not ANYBODY...
     
  14. k4D3t

    k4D3t Reverse Apache Master VIP

    Reputations:
    9
    Joined:
    Aug 28, 2010
    Messages:
    15,605
    Likes Received:
    3
    :jj: Dyson IS behind it


    Refunds coming to buyers of Oreck products with 'false' health claims
    May 21, 2012 5:45 PM
    [​IMG]

    Starting this week more than 27,000 consumers who purchased certain vacuum cleaners and air purifiers made by Oreck will be getting checks for $25 from the Federal Trade Commission under an agreement between the government and the manufacturer. Oreck claimed its Halo vacuum and ProShield Plus air purifier could reduce the risk of flu and other illnesses, and eliminate virtually all common germs and allergens. Last year Oreck agreed to pay the FTC a $750,000 fine.

    Some 27,340 checks totaling $698,000 are being mailed to consumers who were identified through sales records provided by Oreck. The funds come from a settlement reached last year between the FTC and Oreck. Under the agreement, Oreck is also barred from making any of the allegedly deceptive claims challenged by the agency unless it has competent and reliable scientific evidence to support the claims.

    After Oreck first introduced the Halo and ProShield Plus, vacuum maker Dyson initiated a challenge to its claims with the National Advertising Division of the Better Business Bureau in 2009. Oreck declined to have its advertising claims reviewed for truthfulness and accuracy, so the NAD referred the matter to the FTC.
     
  15. gilaet

    gilaet Police Truck Administrator

    Reputations:
    156,025
    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2010
    Messages:
    68,236
    Likes Received:
    4,938
    What kind of flim flam operation are you running, schmoopy?
     
  16. gilaet

    gilaet Police Truck Administrator

    Reputations:
    156,025
    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2010
    Messages:
    68,236
    Likes Received:
    4,938
    Dysowned!
     
  17. RH Goatcabin

    RH Goatcabin Glowing with wonder VIP

    Reputations:
    7,018
    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2010
    Messages:
    45,458
    Likes Received:
    628
    More Schmoopy pain. :emperor:
     
  18. beatlejaws

    beatlejaws nowhere poster VIP

    Reputations:
    17,426
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    45,748
    Likes Received:
    1,089
    [​IMG]
     
  19. Engaged Chicken

    Engaged Chicken VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    24,886
    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2010
    Messages:
    103,140
    Likes Received:
    2,326
    Clearly. :coffee:
     
  20. Shivvy

    Shivvy E-Legend Gold

    Reputations:
    37,202
    Joined:
    May 23, 2011
    Messages:
    62,052
    Likes Received:
    2,309

    ill bet the farm that there was a huge meeting on it. the employee at the Myrtle Beach store just donest have the attention span to pay attention and learn
     

Share This Page