Originally Posted by Frankp2311
Or maybe they assume ot applies to them when it doesnt. Panini tried to help the shops out and if they drop the program completely it wont help brick and mortar stores. Letting the LCS sell at their own price and keeping online dealers at a MAPP makes sense to me in terms of what is good for the shops.
it won't change Panini's bottom line much if they stick to MAPP for online sellers. the large majority of people who preorder want to do it online and don't want to or aren't able to preorder through an LCS. i don't live within 100 miles of an LCS.