Is the Amtrak store going away?

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Is the Amtrak store going away?
Posted by GeoffS on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 10:38 AM

With all of the discussion on Amtrak taking away hot meals & dining

cars I wonder if anyone has noticed the Amtrak store seems to be

disappearing?  Try to buy a t-shirt with a train name on it is impossible

and so many of the other things in the store have lower prices and the

warning "while supplies last" attached to them.  I was in Union station

Chicago thursday 4/19 and in the lower level there was a gentleman in

a store front selling Amtrak stuff. T-shirts were just 12 bucks. Problem was

for all the shirts he had there was one small, a few large, and every other

one extra large or greater. It sure looked like a going out of business sale!

If it was (& I don't know) is this another way to save money? Ugh!!

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Posted by ROBERT WILLISON on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 2:16 PM

Maybe the store is staying and the trains are going.

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Posted by Sunnyland on Tuesday, May 08, 2018 6:25 PM

don't know and have not checked lately. I have a couple of great Amtrak shirts that I bought from them a few years ago. Always wear them on long dist Amtrak and people have thought I was with the crew.  The crew always gives me a thumbs up and said "we love your shirt".  So do I 

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