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  1. Can anyone post the sample packages and their cost for me? I am currently considered "inactive" since I haven't turned my shows in for this month yet and so I can't view the sample packages on CC. I was wondering how much I need to stash away to purchase the sample products.

    Jul 22, 2009
  2. BlessedWifeMommy

    BlessedWifeMommy Veteran Member

    As far as I know, the packages haven't been posted. We won't be able to purchase them until 8/3. As far as cost, I have some numbers, let me go get them...
  3. BlessedWifeMommy

    BlessedWifeMommy Veteran Member

    I have noticed that packages followed the SAT levels last time... (maybe this is not true every time) Also the newswire mentioned having open stock items too... But here are the numbers I was looking at... And I could be wrong!

    All products totalled $464.60 so half of that is $232.30
    SAT Levels (June 2009)
    2 shows:
    18 cookie sheet
    7.5 easy conversions magnet
    6.5 The Pampered Chef Weekday Dinners--Done! Recipe Card Collection
    $32 50% is $16

    $1500 in sales
    all the above plus
    12 Thai Peanut Sauce
    17 Beaded Cake/Pie Server
    21.5 Snowmen Rectangle Platter
    15 2 cup Prep Bowl Set (set of 2)
    4 Creole Rub
    22.5 Professional Shears
    92 50% is $46

    $3000 in sales
    all the above plus
    17 Beaded Cheese Knife
    7.5 Easy & Impressive Appetizers Recipe Collection
    16.5 Digital Pocket Thermometer
    29.5 Cookie Press
    12 Maple Honey Mustard Sauce
    8 Adj. Measuring Spoons
    35 Forge Cutlery 4 1/2" Serrated Knife
    19 Shaker
    144.5 50% is $72.25

    $6000 in sales
    all the above plus
    17 Beaded Cheese Plane
    9.5 More Latin Flavor cookbook
    21.5 Chef's Tools 5" Strainer
    35 Stainless Mesh Colanders (set of 3)
    21.6 Snowmen Appetizer Plates (set of 4)
    15 Measuring Cup Set
    32 Ice Bucket
    44.5 Dots Martini Glasses (set of 4)
    196.1 50% is $98.05
  4. Thank you sooo much!!! I really appreciate it!!
    Jul 22, 2009
  5. niclowther

    niclowther Member Gold Member

    I think your SAT levels might be off a little. Check out CC and go to promos and click (over from June) "see what you earned" SAT levels. Hope this helps.
    Jul 22, 2009
  6. ChefBeckyD

    ChefBeckyD Legend Member Gold Member

    Thai Peanut Sauce is part of the "Submit 2 Shows" level.
    Jul 22, 2009
  7. taterbug

    taterbug Member

    Does anyone know if we will be able to purchase the open stock stainless saucepots as sample product? I know they aren't really "new" products, nor or they a part of the SAT groupings, so I just wondered if we would be able to purchase those at 50% on August 3rd.
    Jul 22, 2009
  8. ChefBeckyD

    ChefBeckyD Legend Member Gold Member

    We won't know until the Sample Page is up on CC.
    Jul 22, 2009
  9. JDooley

    JDooley Member

    this is my first SAT I got to get samples last time but it was a bit different...
    Will we know what the samples are BEFORE they are posted on the 3rd for sale? it would be nice to plan what I want and for upcomming shows
    Jul 22, 2009
  10. susanr613

    susanr613 Senior Member Gold Member

    i doubt it...just have to wait and shop!
    Jul 22, 2009
  11. Pedey

    Pedey Member

    Newbie needing clarification.... :D
    What's SAT & is CC Consultant Corner or Connection?
    Jul 24, 2009
  12. anyone know where I can find the discontinued items for the Fall catalog? Thx!
    Jul 24, 2009
  13. Shawnna

    Shawnna Senior Member Gold Member


    cookie press (restyled)
    kitchen shears (restyled)
    kitchen shears cover
    bamboo and knife block set (as we know it, because of the shears change and the addition of the serrated knife)
    Woven round tray
    woven rectangle server
    White window pane napkin set of 2 (now sold in set of 4)
    Cranberry windowpane napkin set of 2 (now set of 4)
    Square napkin rings, set of 2 (now set of 4)
    cranberry windowpane napkin set of 2 (now set of 4)
    white windowpane placemat set of 2 (now set of 4)
    2008 trivet
    adj. measuring spoons (restyled)
    easy adj. measuring cup
    easy adj. measuring spoon
    pocket thermometer (redesign)
    Jul 24, 2009
  14. dannyzmom

    dannyzmom Legend Member Gold Member

    SAT = Sell a Thon.
    June was a Sell a Thon month meaning that based on our sales we could earn various amounts of new fall products.
    CC = Consultants Corner OR Consultant Connection based on the in this case it's Corner
    Jul 24, 2009
  15. ChefKrisB

    ChefKrisB Member Gold Member

    OK...just got my sample order form in my director box...here goes!

    Package A:
    Cookie sheet
    Easy conversion magnet
    Weekday Dinners Done recipe cards
    Thai Peanut Sauce
    Beaded Cake/Pie Server
    2 cup prep bowl set
    Creole Rub
    Professional Shears
    Beaded Cheese Knife & cheese plane
    Easy & impressive appetizers cookbook
    Digital pocket thermometer
    Maple Honey Mustard Sauce
    Adj measuring spoons
    More Latin Flavor Cookbook
    Chef's tools 5" strainer
    Measuring cup set
    Total Retail: $226.50 Cost: $108.00

    Package B
    Cookie sheet
    conversion magnet
    Weekday dinners recipe cards
    Thai peanut sauce
    Total Retail: $44.00 Cost: $22.00

    Package C
    beaded cake/pie server
    2 cup prep bowl set
    Creole rub
    professional shears

    Total Retail: $58.50 Cost: $29.25

    Package D
    beaded cheese knife
    Easy & Impressive Apps cookbook
    Digital pocket thermometer
    maple honey mustard sauce
    adj. measuring spoons

    Total Retail: $61.00 Cost: $30.50

    Package E
    beaded cheese plane
    More Latin Flavor cookbook
    5" strainer
    measuring cup set

    Total Retail: $63.00 Cost: $31.50

    Open Stock:(prices are cost)

    Snowman Rectangle Platter $10.75
    Cookie Press $14.75
    Stainless Mesh Colanders $17.50
    Dots Martini glasses $22.25
    Snowman Plates (set 4) $10.75
    Forged 4 1/2" serrated knife $17.50
    Ice Bucket $16.00
    Shaker $9.50
    Stainless Cookware:
    1.5 qt saucepan $42.00
    3 qt saucepan $70.00
    8 qt stockpot $107.50

    Orders are being accepted as of August 3rd...
    Jul 24, 2009
  16. Melissa78

    Melissa78 Veteran Member Gold Member

    Thanks Kris! That gives us some 'planning time'.
    Jul 24, 2009
  17. pc_jessica

    pc_jessica Advanced Member

    Thank you!!! Now I can figure out what I want without trying to decide on the 3rd and trying to order at the same time! you are amazing!
    Jul 24, 2009
  18. BlessedWifeMommy

    BlessedWifeMommy Veteran Member

    I'm not sure what you mean by this? They look to be half price?
  19. pc_jessica

    pc_jessica Advanced Member

    thats what i was thinking?
    Jul 24, 2009
  20. janetupnorth

    janetupnorth Legend Member Gold Member

    Yeah! So glad the strainers and cookie press are open stock!
    Jul 24, 2009
  21. BlessedWifeMommy

    BlessedWifeMommy Veteran Member

    I was happy to see the list of open stock. Much longer than I expected!
  22. ChefBeckyD

    ChefBeckyD Legend Member Gold Member

    I'm glad the strainer and the snowman plates are open stock...but I may not have to buy them at all...when I get my Directors Pkg. !!!
    Jul 24, 2009
  23. babywings76

    babywings76 Legend Member Gold Member

    Looks like I'm going to have to get some things I don't really need in order to get what I was wanting. Oh well. I'll either keep them to have to show or give them as incentives or rewards.
    Jul 24, 2009
  24. janetupnorth

    janetupnorth Legend Member Gold Member

    Yeah Becky!

    I don't think I'm getting the plates though...my plates and platter from last year are collecting dust.

    ETA: ...and not just because it is summer...
    Jul 25, 2009
  25. crystalscookingnow

    crystalscookingnow Senior Member Gold Member

    I'm sure that she meant our 'cost', as in the 1/2 price amount, not the full price for the customer. She has cost listed next to the other 1/2 price amounts.
  26. jackieblue

    jackieblue Member

    Is there a limit to open stock sample items we can order? I'd like to get more than one of the snowman plates so I can collect a set to use for parties.
    Jul 25, 2009
  27. darlinclem

    darlinclem Advanced Member Gold Member

    You can only get one of each item. Check with your clustermates to see if they wouldn't want it for themselves and would be willing to order it for you (with you paying them).
    Jul 25, 2009
  28. ChefKrisB

    ChefKrisB Member Gold Member

    Cost was the 1/2 price amount...:) I just didn't include the retail prices in the open stock list...I'm sorry for the confusion!
    Jul 25, 2009
  29. kam

    kam Legacy Member Staff Member

    Thank you so much for posting!! :)

    I was really going to try to get sample pack A this time around - and now I am glad to see it is only just above $100. Also, I really did not want the snowman plates and I was worried they would be in the Sample pack - so I am very happy to see they are open stock!! The LAST thing I need in this house are more plates :). So I am thrilled to see almost everything in A, I would probably buy at some point!
    Jul 25, 2009
  30. raebates

    raebates Legend Member Staff Member

    I'm glad the Stainless Mesh Colander Set is open stock. Thanks for posting the info, Kris.
    Jul 25, 2009
  31. jackieblue

    jackieblue Member

    Wow, I got my changeover kit and SAT stuff today. Earlier than I thought, for sure!
    Jul 25, 2009
  32. pcchefjane

    pcchefjane Senior Member Gold Member

    Mine is set to be delivered on Tuesday! WOOHOO! I got Level 2 in the SAT! Can't wait to get it all and play with it! I'll save up money for the rest!
    Jul 25, 2009
  33. BlessedWifeMommy

    BlessedWifeMommy Veteran Member

    No problem, I think I was more confused by the frowning smiley. I too am happy you posted the packages so I can talk with my hubby tonight.
  34. Malinda Klein

    Malinda Klein Advanced Member Gold Member

    Can we use our PC dollars to buy sample products
  35. Shawnna

    Shawnna Senior Member Gold Member

    yes...you can use PC dollars.
    Jul 25, 2009
  36. Ok, CC says that mine shipped on July 19th, but I can't get it to show up on Fedex the way it was posted in another thread. So, I'm hoping for Monday.

    Can't wait to see and test drive all of my SAT goodies.

    The older I get, the less patient I am. I'm as bad as my 2 kiddos when they know they're going to get presents!
  37. Newbie here...
    How do we use the PC dollars?
    Jul 26, 2009
  38. chefann

    chefann Legend Member Gold Member

    You'll be able to order samples through P3, and you just enter PC$ as payment, just like a personal or supply order.
    Jul 26, 2009
  39. DessertDivaFL

    DessertDivaFL Veteran Member Gold Member

    I am a little disappointed with the packages but that is OK. Looks like I will be taking advantage of the open stock pieces. I really wanted the appetizer cookbook but I don't want what it comes with in the package.
  40. ChefBeckyD

    ChefBeckyD Legend Member Gold Member

    The packages are pretty much along the same lines as they have always been. Usually most of the products are grouped according to levels earned in SAT, and then a few open stock.

    Just know that's the way it is, and it will save you some disappointment.

    I will be purchasing the Snowman Plates, the Mesh Colanders, the Martini Glasses, and the Ice Bucket.
    Jul 29, 2009
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