View Full Version : Has Anyone Used Nosegrind?

19th May 2005, 07:13 PM
Hey All,

I'm having a difficult experience with an online store called NoseGrind - see http://www.nosegrind.com.au/

I ordered an 'in stock' product two weeks ago and they say they have despatched the product twice - suposedly within two days of my order and then a second unit by express post on Tuesday after the first didn't turn up...I'm still waiting...

Anyone used this store before?

19th May 2005, 08:42 PM
Someone from nosegrind just posted a promotion here (http://forums.appletalk.com.au/index.php?showtopic=8114&hl=nosegrind). Perhaps you could try PMing him?

19th May 2005, 09:04 PM
I've checked out the Australian Securities & Investments Commission info for this company at http://www.search.asic.gov.au/

It says the company's status is 'Strike-Off Action In Progress' - anyone know what this means?

21st May 2005, 04:03 PM
Happy ending - of a sort.

Still no product - but I managed to obtain a refund.

The whole episode was a bit of a mystery.....

26th July 2005, 11:49 PM

For the 2nd time in the space of a week, someone has come onto IRC and wondered where their nosegrind order is, and have they been duped...

Seems a common thread is that they don't return phone calls, so I would assume it's some guy running 5 businesses from his house.

4th January 2008, 12:31 PM
I have had the same experience with this company. I have been waiting for approx 2 years to obtain a refund. Company never answers. The contact person at the time I did get through always said the computers were down.

4th January 2008, 12:56 PM
nosegrind - the name says it all!

here's what their website currently says - lousy spelling too

Due to ill health, we've had to close this store.Thanks to all out customers!

For any further enquiries please contact elizabeth@nosegrind.com.au

4th January 2008, 01:35 PM
What were they selling before they closed up shop?

4th January 2008, 01:49 PM
Dealing with a company named ......"Nosegrind" ......sound Dodgy right from the start to me.

4th January 2008, 02:19 PM
lol bring up a thread from 2005 why don't ya?

4th January 2008, 02:25 PM
yea loads of old threads coming up again...
So what was this company before they shut down? as asked above

4th January 2008, 03:33 PM
Think its all moot, close thread.

kim jong il
4th January 2008, 03:39 PM
What were they selling before they closed up shop?

Err... We can't tell because they closed up shop. :D