Nero's Notes — subscribers

Subscriptions

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We are very proud of our subscription boxes here at Nero's Notes. The subscription box is our opportunity to curate some gorgeous stationery to surprise and delight our customers. We get a commitment to buy in advance, and in return, we can ensure that the retail value of the box surpasses the price paid. Win-win, right? The reality of this system is that monthly subscribers end up with six pocket notebooks per month. Inevitably, this leads to people being forced from their homes by a collection of paper books that grows faster than they can use them. That makes no...

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2017 - The Year that was.

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2017 The Year that was In January 2017, we finalised the deal that would result in me taking over Pocket Notebooks. There were several calls as the mechanics and details got worked out. I took an office (well, a converted meeting room) in Ludgershall, Wiltshire. A fifteen minute drive from home. Suddenly, as of the first of February, I was on my own. The site was running, and stock was on the way. Every order was an adventure, every discussion with a supplier a new start. My last job was Group Operations Director (GOD, for short) overseeing Operations and Compliance...

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Subscriptions

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“I liked it so much, I bought the company.” I’m sure that has been said somewhere before. (Thanks Viktor.) Before I was packing up subscription boxes at PoNo Towers, I was eagerly awaiting my monthly delivery. The first Field Notes, Write Notepads or Word. notebooks that I ever held were delivered to me, as a part of my subscription. That’s why the Pocket Notebooks subscription remains so important to me. Subscription is an expression of trust and confidence. Subscribers are in effect saying, “Here’s some cash, I trust that you’ll send me some nice stuff.” Each month, Clare and I...

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Summer Blockbusters

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Field Notes Campfire, Word. Beach Vibes, Write Notepads Chesapeake Bay and Henry David Thoreau. The summer Limited Edition Pocket Notebook packs are here. (The Write Notebooks are arriving this week.) Please note. the Henry David Thoreau series is already sold out in the US. The Edition is limited to 500. We have a very small allocation. They will sell out very quickly, probably in a matter of hours. They will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. When I launch them, I will put a message out on the Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram. As the allocation is small, I'm...

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Happy Birthday Pocket Notebooks!

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That's it. We're two. Prepare yourself for ear-shattering tantrums, stamping of feet and general flouncing. Not really. First. If you happen to have stumbled on this post on the 24th or 25th of June 2017, then cash in. There's 10% off all purchases on those days; just enter the code PNBIRTHDAY at checkout. Second. Thank you very much for coming by.  We're aiming to be a place where you can come find your favourite notebook, and maybe even discover something new. A pen, a pencil perhaps. If you are looking for something specific - just drop us a note, and...

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