Shopping Trolley known by a variety of other names, is a cart supply by a shop, especially supermarkets, for use by customers inside the shop for transport of merchandise to checkout counter during shopping. Many cases customers can also use cart to transport purchased goods to their vehicles, but some carts are design to prevent them from leaving the shop.
In many places in the United State and also in the United Kingdom, customers are allow to leave the carts in designated areas within the parking lot, and store personnel will return the carts to the storage area. In many continental European premises, however, coin operated locking mechanisms are provide to encourage shoppers to return the carts to the correct location after use.
Studies have shown that it is advisable for shoppers to sanitize the handles and basket areas prior to handling them or filling them with groceries due to high levels of bacteria that typically live on shopping carts. This is due to the carts having high level of exposure to skin flora of past users.
Features of shopping trolley
- Custom Design
- Responsive Designs also
- A Safer Choice
- Designed for Success
- Improved shopping experience – lighter, more manageable.
- Safer – because the are made of plastic, the risk of injury and damage through collisions is minimised
- Better looking – brighter colors, cleaner, rust free – it all makes your store look better and helps to promote your brand
Advantages of shopping trolley
- Gives your customers better shopping experience which helps to encourage store loyalty and also higher in store spend.
- It comes in variety of sizes and designs that makes it a pleasure for buyers to navigate through the corridors of your store and choose products from shelf to shelf and filling their trolley up.
- If customer want to carry a lots of products quickly then these carts can be handy. So the customer not need to carry the products in hand and navigate through other shelves.
- Another benefit is that they have wheels which make it very easy for you to drag the trolley. You could stack as well as pile up everything you want to carry on these carts as well as can pull it with your hands.
- Customers have not ask to counter assistant for what they wanted. The bigger floor space in supermarkets offer more choices.