TDW Closeouts - The Discount Warehouse, Inc., and My Dealings With Them

Friday, June 01, 2007

No new news

As of today, I haven't heard anything from TDW. I think they have grown tired of trying to intimidate me and others like me. I want to keep this blog alive so others can be warned of their practices. If enough people don't do business with them, hopefully, that will put them out of business. If anyone has started a class-action lawsuit against them, please let me know.


  • Hello, I've had terrible dealings with this company back in January 2006. I spent almost $2000 with them to purchase high end cosmetics for resale. What I received was JUNK, JUNK, brands I never heard of, nothing even sellable. I paid $4.75 for each item. Most of the items were broken, opened, nail files(!), etc. We even went and visited them in Fort Lauderdale, Florida to check them out before we purchased. They have a beautiful showroom, fancy offices, etc. all to impress you so they can rip you off. I've written, emailed, and faxed. I have received nothing in return. I've written it off as a bad experience. However, I will gladly help with any "complaint" to someone who can do something. Sharon Carey

    By Anonymous Sharon Carey, at 6/12/2007 9:31 AM  

  • I was considering buying from TDW discount warehouse. I have a significant amount of money to spend. I am very glad that you have posted this blog and kept me from losing alot of money. Thank you, Thank you. I also give you my pledge to tell everyone I know about them. And I know some people :) I don't even know you and my heart goes out. Contact me if you need any help.

    By Blogger Matthew, at 7/22/2007 8:47 AM  

  • Hi!

    I was searching for liquidators and TDW was my number 1 choice. We even planned to go to their warehouse in FL.

    We planned to invest a chunk of our savings on this business. Thanks to you, we wouldn't be losing our savings over TDW!

    I can not say how thankful I am for the information that you have posted here! I am glad that there are people like you who does a great public service by putting up this blog.

    Thank you thank you so much!

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 12/03/2007 5:22 AM  

  • I also just ran across this blog. You've saved me anger, time, and most of all my money. Thanks and I am looking forward to taking my business elsewhere.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 12/11/2007 5:54 PM  

  • Thanks so much for your informations I am opening up a store with closeouts, has anyone came across a legitmate company to buy from? I was actually placing an order with TDW when I came across this I am now holding back. Please let me know if anyone knows and trusts another company.


    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 1/22/2008 9:21 AM  

  • Hi I was starting to deal with TDW however since I started to research this company I have decided that it is to good to be true. Does anyone know of a good closeout company, I am opening up a store and would like some help please.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 1/22/2008 9:47 AM  

  • Thank You , Thank You, Thank You, WE were just getting ready to take money from our savings to invest in tdw as they are only 3 hrs from our home , we thought because we can go pick up our merchandise ourselves and they are fairly local looked to be good. what sold us on them was how they are repeatedly mentioned in popular books E-BAY FOR DUMMIES, HOW TO START YOUR E-BAY BUSSINESS, So Thank You again because if we lost that money we would lose our home.

    By Anonymous Beth, at 2/08/2008 7:06 PM  

  • I purchased 3 pallets which were described in writing as overstock, shelf pulls and returns. They shipment arrived in half empty boxes and all of the items were damaged and broken.

    There only offer was a credit over several future purchases. I would never make another purchase from them as they are dishonest. Please do not make the same mistake I made!

    By Blogger Dawn, at 2/27/2008 9:24 AM  

  • I purchased 3 pallets of merchandise that was described in writing to me as overstocks, shelf pulls and returns. I received half empty pallets of defective, broken merchandise.

    They offered to give me a credit on future purchases, which I would never do as they are dishonest. Please do not make the same mistake that I made.

    By Blogger Dawn, at 2/27/2008 9:29 AM  

  • Estaba pensando invertir mis ahorros en este negocio, me parecia bueno gracias por advertirnos.

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 8/28/2010 11:05 PM  

  • I just invested $30,000. My family and I. All effort, savings, try to make money for the downpayment of my house. I sent the merchandise to Venezuela, Today my brother and sister finished the counting. More than 70% is garbage.
    What can I do? I can't believe this is happening. :-(.... I just had a baby. Oh my god oh my...
    Should I get a lawyer? Would it work?

    By Anonymous OM, at 11/25/2010 5:29 PM  

  • Hi OM -

    Sorry you put out so much money. I don't know if getting a lawyer will work. I don't know if one will take your case without paymet up front. I started this blog because I wanted justice. Sorry you didn't see it in time. I didn't try a lawsuit, because (1) I would probably have had to take them to court in Florida (way out of state), and (2) the attorney and court case would have cost me more than I lost. This happened to me a long time ago. I wish I could have gotten them on a news show, like 20-20 or 60 Minutes. Maybe you have the energy to do some good. Good luck.

    By Blogger archphoto, at 11/25/2010 10:35 PM  

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