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Years ago I did business with a new company in my neighborhood.

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I shopped there often and...
years ago I did business with a new company in my neighborhood. I shopped there often and wanted to help the owners. I gave them 2 ideas I knew would make the company better and make money. They used both ideas in that store and over the years in every store they own. Now my ideas are a central part of over 1900 stores. I want to pursue payment for my ideas
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I am very sorry to hear about this situation. Without going into detail, can you tell me briefly what the two ideas were, and, did you give it to them in writing or verbally?
This is not an answer, but an Information Request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.
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