copicgate ’13

(Staples Copics Fiasco)

Staples Makes Copic Marker Pricing Error, Enrages Internet

Over the weekend, a set of markers went on sale on for about $16. Markers at an office-supply store–what’s so interesting about that? These were large sets of Copic markers, high-end art tools that list for almost forty times that much. Now the customers who aren’t getting multiple marker sets for $549 off are enraged at Staples for not honoring the erroneous price. [More]