Unlikely at this stage.This statement is nothing more then a PR statement. It will have zero effect what retailers going to do.
If a company like AMD wants to take this seriously, they can't just come up with this stuff at the last minute. To be effective it has to be part of a long-term strategy. Scalpers have been perfecting their trade through services like Bounce Alerts for years. AMD isn't going to beat them with a statement two weeks before launch.