It averages out at about one email a week, by my reckoning. While it may be hard to unsubscribe from his emails, it is nowhere close to spamming. And considering the emails are actually informing you of restocks or sales deals, if you are a keen hobbiest this info can be very handy if you are trying to find some hard to find pieces before they are sold out. I've used his site many, many times, and never had a problem.
1. Unsolicited e-mail, often of a commercial nature, sent indiscriminately to multiple mailing lists, individuals, or newsgroups; junk e-mail.
2. A single piece of such e-mail: "receiving dozens of spams a day" (George Johnson).
tr.v. spammed, spam·ming, spams
1. To send unsolicited e-mail to.
2. To send (a message) indiscriminately to multiple mailing lists, individuals, or newsgroups.
as soon as people have tried to unsubscribe to no effect, and made it clear they do not want to receive E-mails anymore. it is definetly spam.
but that besides, customer contact is non existent these days. which is a shame, it used to be different. tho mistakes are rare and far in between so ordering from them is fairly safe.