Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Why do Canadians Shop in the USA?

Well, here’s an example.

This eIPS panel is a superb value for the money. Consider getting it if you want a nice panel for photographic editing. But don’t forget your Huey Pro calibrator.

The price is stunning, too, at about $270usd.

You just cannot go wrong with this thing. And the US dollar is pretty much at par with the Canadian dollar and has been for a while now.

Yet Amazon USA will not ship very many items to Canada, mainly based on agreements with manufacturers who like to keep prices artificially high here in Canada.

Case in point … the Canadian version of this monitor is shown on, but it sells through four other sellers, not Amazon itself. The prices are as follows:


Now tell me that this makes any sense at all …

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