Caveat Emptor : Starbucks Planner 2014


When the Starbucks Planner 2013 started sometime in November 2012, I was not aware of it until one kind Barista urged me to get the Starbucks Card and told me about the Starbucks Planner 2013 promotion which runs until 15th January 2014.  I declined the offer then and told her that I don’t think I would be able to accumulate 15 drinks on time.  I remember telling her that probably by the time I was eligible, the stock may have finished.  But she assured me that the stock would be replenished from KL.  I managed to get a hold of the Planner on time, but many others did not.

I read on the Starbucks Malaysia FB page that many customers who are entitled to the Planners couldn’t get them anymore because the Planners are out of stock, and there is no news on whether Starbucks is going to renew their stock.  The admin of the Starbucks Malaysia FB has this standard reply :

Due to overwhelming response, we are very sorry to inform you that our planners are fully redeemed. Please write in to shall you have any further enquiries. Thank you.” Continue Reading »