Originally Posted by Cayman1
Somewhat confusing on their website.
"Coachella, CA - November 14th, 2012 - Big Poppa Smokers is proud to announce the acquisition of the retail store for the fabulous Simply Marvelous Rubs by pitmaster Stephan Franklin. Big Poppa Smokers will become the exclusive Internet outlet for Simply Marvelous Rubs."
Sounds like they bought the store.
Maybe the guy that posted above you can clarify. In any case. BPS customer service and shipping is awesome, and I am happy with the new arrangement. Steph would not have done it if it weren't the right thing for him.