One grocery store shopper in New York has taken the idea of “excessive couponing” to an much more insane diploma of “excessive.”
The supervisor of North Shore Farms grocery store in Mineola confirmed earlier this week buyer got here into his store and efficiently redeemed a 36-year-old coupon for 20 cents off Crisco Oil.
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“Somebody simply redeemed a THIRTY SIX yr previous coupon at my retailer,” Anatoly Shashkin wrote in a Tuesday Twitter put up that has since been retweeted greater than 2,300 instances.
Shashkin additionally shared a photograph of the coupon, which had no expiration date, however did embrace a message studying, “Don’t embarrass your [Crisco] vendor” inside its high quality print.
In response, Twitter customers started sharing photographs of their very own expired coupons, which a few of them claimed they hoped to at some point redeem, as effectively.
“Jogged my memory of those historic ‘bunny bucks’ that I’ve been ready to spring on some unsuspecting grocery retailer worker in trade at no cost ice cream,” one consumer wrote.
One other stated he’d been carrying round a coupon for a free Pizza Hut pan pizza for over a decade.
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One individual, presumably a fellow grocery store worker, whipped out a few coupons for 25 cents off Daybreak detergent buyer seems to have tried redeeming. He didn’t reveal whether or not the shopper was profitable.
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Shashkin himself, nonetheless, seemed to be over this entire “coupon” story by Tuesday afternoon, suggesting he’d quite return to tweeting about “previous DOS video games.”
I’ve been answering questions in regards to the freaking coupon all day right now,” he later added.