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freetoquestionu 11 posts  |  Last Activity: Dec 9, 2014 11:47 AM Member since: Oct 2, 2006
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    List of things that pumper/bashers used

    by billyteex1 Dec 9, 2014 11:12 AM
    freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Dec 9, 2014 11:47 AM Flag

    We see it.

  • Reply to

    Nephros corporate update part 1

    by lyvnlern Dec 8, 2014 5:05 PM
    freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Dec 8, 2014 7:00 PM Flag

    We have been working with our existing distributors, Chem-Aqua, Garratt Callahan, H-O-H Water Technology and Total Quality Medical to prepare for the formal launch of these products in January of 2015.

  • Reply to

    Again I will not be drawn in on attacks

    by billyteex1 Oct 31, 2014 9:17 AM
    freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Nov 1, 2014 9:43 AM Flag

    Looks like Bill needs a friend. I'm going to start to post more. I hope other longs join in. We are so close to finally seeing a profitable company.

    I see oosetrain as a nervous Nellie. The same things that made him tick, to read the 10-k's , also afflict him in other ways. There's zero doubt that he uses numerous Id's to make his points. Read the condescending replies. They are basically the same rhetoric.

    There are sites now, that can check out IP addresses. If you want a name of a few, you pay them a small fee and they will share with you the IP address of anyone. Compare them up with id's here and see who's match. Then watch the mice scramble.

    BTW yahoo is working on the multiple id's, situation. Maybe one day they'll have rules like IHUB. This would be a better world and the low self esteem posters will then be limited to one message. But until then, we are stuck with this garbage.

  • Reply to

    New Risk factors

    by billyteex1 Oct 27, 2014 11:41 AM
    freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Oct 27, 2014 12:41 PM Flag

    I would not rule out that some of these posters work for Wex. Who benefits the most here, if they discourage some investors from participating? I would not call what oose posted as racist remarks, more ignorant then racist. Why he erased it, concerns me more.

    Keep them honest here, it is appreciated.

    Sentiment: Buy

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    Any thought on store traffic?

    by robunn Oct 24, 2014 11:10 PM
    freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Oct 27, 2014 12:15 PM Flag

    Port Orange store was very slow this weekend. Two customers by noon. The novelty wears off fast. Sorry to report this. I've been meaning to swing by the Daytona store. Just something always comes up. I want to get a ticket count on a Friday, so it has the lunch crowd and weekend sales.

  • freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Oct 9, 2014 4:20 PM Flag

    You leave out Bellco out of the equation.

    We don't know if they are selling a million, five million filters. RO hasn't hurt us once, in fact once competed, we have always traded higher.

    Why so many negative views, this late in the game? Hmmmm.

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    Daytona store

    by freetoquestionu Oct 7, 2014 9:48 AM
    freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Oct 9, 2014 2:57 PM Flag

    I owned a hotel in the Daytona beach area for 8 years. I got lucky and sold it at the top of the market. You have to understand what visits Daytona and the leaders handling of it.

    We have special events, but when that leaves, it's difficult to make a buck. Because of special events, it also discourages other travelers. Spring breaker also tarnishes the image. So many restaurants go out of business in this area. The locals, make little and the Port Orange, is maybe the most affluent.

    At the top of the housing market in Florida, one group owned 28 hotels in the area. They were offered $1B for these properties, they turned it down. Within two years of turning this down they filed bankruptcy and have only one property.

    This Starbucks , has the best view from the road, but the cost for a pie and drink, will not be as well received as Port orange. The area is not frequent by enough patrons to support this store. The Hospital, college and Race traffic will help. But don't be surprised if they close this one within a year or two.

    I will have ticket numbers in the future. I believe the issue we fight with this concept, is the novelty wears off. They don 't have the advertisement dollars to promote.

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    Daytona store

    by freetoquestionu Oct 7, 2014 9:48 AM
    freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Oct 7, 2014 6:27 PM Flag

    It was around 530 , the weather was perfect. Special events may bring business, but not many locals like this area. I will have ticket numbers in the future. Maybe this next Saturday, I will stop by. The demographics are not great in this area. They will love the dollar menu at mcdonalds, paying $10 for lunch?

  • freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Oct 7, 2014 9:59 AM Flag

    Need some news. I don't know if we have anything for ebola. On the surface it doesn't look like we address anything there, but this virus uses the replication, that the body cannot defend against. Our science is based on combating replication, so maybe we get a grant or some funding to look into it. These experimental drugs may need a cocktail to speed them up. If this spreads, all avenues will be used to combat it. The public will demand it and also the world. We're in the same ballpark at least.

  • freetoquestionu by freetoquestionu Oct 7, 2014 9:48 AM Flag

    Didn't look like it had much business on Saturday. I just drove by to see if it was open and glanced in. Pretty empty. I plan on stopping next Saturday, I will see what the ticket count is and update. The bikers pour into town soon, maybe that will kick start the business.

  • freetoquestionu freetoquestionu Sep 23, 2014 7:21 AM Flag

    Port Orange store will not carry them this time. Sales fall off after the opening, the novelty of it wears off fast. At noon, I'm now the 20th customer, where I use to be the 60th. As soon as Daytona opens up, I will visit late that night. I don't expect the same reception that Port orange gave them.

    The numbers haven't been impressive, so don't get your hopes up. They didn't show anything last quarter and that was with less management.

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