RE: [DML] JC Whitney Sold Again
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RE: [DML] JC Whitney Sold Again



  Interesting timing for this. I have "Wally World" car covers on my Delorean & '38 Buick- Budge brand. The cars are under a large condo carport, backing up to the building, so very minimal sun & rain hits them. Perhaps the environment/air is not conducive to longevity as the $25 covers tend to fall apart after ~1yr. Methinks a "higher quality", more expensive cover might be needed, but I have no idea what brand to consider or what price. Don't need lining for the "D" cover as it's "naked", but the Buick might benefit by a bit of extra protection.  I'm open for suggestions. Any ideas or positive experiences I could consider?          Thanks.     Drive Stainless       Robert   VIN 6924  

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> Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2012 21:21:05 +0000
> Subject: [DML] JC Whitney Sold Again
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> Apparently JC Whitney has changed hands again. Unlike the 2010 sale, the new owners are making significant changes in inventories. For example, the Heads Up brand headliner fabric Whitney has sold for more than a decade is now on clearance (no grays unfortunately). They also are clearing out the lip style trunk weatherstripping I used on #5939.
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> DeLoreans have been deleted from Whitney's database, which means you can no longer order things like custom fit car covers. Covercraft still has the pattern (according to other online retailers, at significantly higher prices), but without a part number even Whitney's live help people can't order one. Customer purchase histories were wiped clean after the sale, so I can't look up my last order number. 
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> The new owner also is not going to offer 15%-20% discounts. Whitney is still honoring coupons already issued, but those are expiring soon so if you have one, use it while you can.
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> Bill Robertson
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