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3 minutes ago
My company, "Gardiner Service Company, Inc.", has five locations currently.  Two of them, although they have physically different addresses and buildings, have the same phone number.  Google is claiming that this is a duplicate even though it's not.  So I have contacted them multiple times and I was asked to send back photos of the entrances of each building.   I did that back in June.  Got no reply.  I replied ...
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4 minutes ago
 Hello, I haven't received any verification code for the registration of my business in Google. Can you please just help me out with the same. Thanks Social109969889489
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4 months ago
Hi everyone,   Photos are an important piece of the user experience and help represent your business on Google Search and Maps. Business owners often want to be notified when customers add photos to their listing, so we're launching a new notification for photos. We’ve also refreshed the notification email style, so keep an eye out for the new format!   Best, Marissa & the GMB Team
11 minutes ago
We aren't able to receive mail at our location. We use 2 cell phones instead of a landline. Are there any other ways to verify?
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7 hours ago
Hi There,I am the Social Media Analyst for CalTex Protective Coatings inc.: Address: 7455 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd, Schertz, TX 78154Phone: 210-564-3200GMB listing: https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1NHXL_enUS733US733&q=caltex+protective+coatings+inc&oq=calte&gs_l=psy-ab.1.0.35i39k1l2j0i67k1j0i131k1.4104118.4104832.0.4106596. recently had...
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