Originally Posted by mbchilton
I couldn't speculate without knowing what their operation stateside does. As a retailer, I can tell you that working with companies based outside of the US can be difficult even if they have US offices. It can be difficult to get product, and if they're inefficient the cost of shipping is stupid expensive (sometimes more than the cost of the product).
Soooo hear you. The Folks on the 'Mother Board' can buy anything on line (credit card numbers work anywhere). Fellows have it sent to me and I'll forward on (no one on e-bay, and most regular retailers want to go through the hassle of shipping International). The price to mail a few ounces of 'box' to the UK is breathtaking.