Certainly by now you have observed those new ultra-long SUV type shopping carts, where in fact the kids sit in the plastic car in the front and pretend to steer down the isles? They are excellent for Store Managers since it keeps kids from pulling items off the shelves. This causes unnecessary spillage, product loss and time and energy to clean up the mess. Makes a lot of sense and the youngsters seem happy, stay out of the way and do not get run over by fast moving shoppers as if you and I. Zooom!
One thing you might not have considered is that retail merchandisers are now putting kids type products on the lower shelves. And companies selling things that kids like pay to be on those lower shelves rather than only at the standard eye level of kids sitting in shopping carts, which is closer to the eye level of adults. stuffies toy freeing up a few of that high rent space and in a position to put more items lower, that they can charge for also, that is helping their shelf space programs that they sell to manufacturers of retail products.
Those who sell products may decide to be thinking here when you are selling to spoiled children that are now riding reduced the carts yelling; “mommy, I want, want!” In essence the children’s department at the food markets is now split to two levels and the food markets are loving it