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Defunct Sharper Image looks to redeem gift cards

submitted on April 13, 2011 by jack69darin in "Stores / Merchants"
Have an old Sharper Image gift card laying around? You might be able to get some cash for it!

Sharper Image, which is now known as TSIC Inc., has petitioned the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware to allow it to pay back gift cardholders nearly three years after it shuttered its operation, The Wall Street Journal reported today. If its request is approved on its May 17 hearing date, TSIC plans to give cash back to any cardholder who has up to $2,245 in gift card value. It also plans to spend $60,000 to promote its payback program, the Journal reported




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    YanBz
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    Posted by YanBz on April 14, 2011
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    I wonder why they are doing it? This is such an irrational thing to do for an American corporation. I can't believe they are trying to recover their tarnished image Mr Green

    I almost got burnt by Sharper Image's bankruptcy since I had quite a few gift cards that I redeemed just a couple days before they went under.
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    Posted by CouponNut on April 14, 2011 [reply] 0 0
    I redeemed mine for a nice telephone awhile back.
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    kklauber
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    Posted by kklauber on April 16, 2011 [reply] 0 0
    I have been under the impression that I could redeem my gift cards -- at the current sharper image. Am I wrong -- again??

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