- Report: #762554
Report - Rebuttal - Arbitrate
Complaint Review: ColdStone Creamery
ColdStone CreameryScottsdale, Arizona United States of America
ColdStone Creamery Costco/ColdStone Gift Certificate Rip Off Scottsdale, Arizona
*Author of original report: Company Made Good.
*Consumer Comment: SCUMBAGS!
A business' first
line of defense
on the Internet.
If your business is
willing to make a
Click here now..
Problem is So Lake Tahoe would not honor the gift coupons and when I returned home to Hawaii, no Coldstone would honor them here! I checked the web address on the back of the gift certificate to locate a store that would honor them - no store in my state is listed.
Knowing a bit of the history of the sleazy former CEO of that Company, Doug Ducey, leads me to believe this was a giant scam to begin with. I allege that Coldstone knew that not many stores would accept these so-called gift certificates and thousands of people would give them $25 each for nothing in return.
I will never patronize one of there stores, ever. Furthermore a lesson this company apparently has not learned is that people unhappy with a company's practices or services will tell far more people about their experience with that company, than people who are satisfied with that company. I plan to tell everyone I know what a giant scam this is.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 08/08/2011 03:09 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/ColdStone-Creamery/Scottsdale-Arizona-85258/ColdStone-Creamery-CostcoColdStone-Gift-Certificate-Rip-Off-Scottsdale-Arizona-762554. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
Ripoff Report has an exclusive license to this report. It may not be copied without the written permission of Ripoff Report.
If you would like to see more Rip-off Reports on this company/individual, search here:Search Tips
In order to assure the best results in your search:
- Keep the name short & simple, and try different variations of the name.
- Do not include ".com", "S", "Inc.", "Corp", or "LLC" at the end of the Company name.
- Use only the first/main part of a name to get best results.
- Only search one name at a time if Company has many AKA's.