Monday, 17 December, 2018

Payless pranks VIPs, sells discount shoes at luxury prices

Payless Shoes Dupes Buyers into Buying Discounted Shoes at Luxury Prices How a budget shoe shop tricked Los Angeles influencers to buy products marked up by over 1000%
Rhonda Young | 02 December, 2018, 19:18

Payless, a brand known for budget shoes, opened a fake pop-up store extravagantly named Palessi, with prices and customers to match, but of course, it was still stocked with the same affordable footwear.

Payless Shoesource surprises 60 social media influencers by selling its shoes in a luxury boutique called Palessi.

A total of 60 fashion social media influencers showed up to the Palessi boutique, where these starlets were told they'd be given $100 and $250 for a market research event, the news outlet reported.

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She also said that she would not have chosen the dress if she had known that it would spark public outrage. On Saturday, she apologized on social media to the "many angered" by her appearance.

When the lady is told that the shoes are actually from Payless, she says "You've got to be kidding me!"

The shoes sold like hot cakes and the store made sales worth $3000 or Rs 3 lakh approximately in just three hours on day one. Payless captured their shocked reactions to learning about the stunt and is turning them into short- and longer-form ads, which will run on cable TV networks, including Bravo, Lifetime, TBS, Telemundo and U.S., and on social channels, like YouTube, Facebook and Instagram, through the holidays.

Reacting to a pair of black pumps with a floral print, one woman said they were "elegant, sophisticated".

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They then paid $200, $400, even $600 for shoes normally priced between 20 and 40 bucks.

We all remember our mom's taking us on a Sunday trip to Payless and they wouldn't even have to break the bank to buy us school shoes or church shoes.

See fashionistas pay as much as $640 for Payless shoes you can get for $19.99 this holiday season!

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But the line was later put out of service due to heightened tension over the North's nuclear development programme. Martyn Williams, a North Korea analyst, said there was was "still considerable security" along the border.

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