Photo from March 14, 2015
I just was feeling the giant row of carts receding all the way into their garden center.
When Marie was shopping, another shopper was indignant, “I can’t get at [a free sample] because your cart is in the way.” I think if you can’t deal with giant-assed shopping carts, you might want to shop somewhere else.
Shopping at Costco in the ‘burbs is always a study in small contrasts:
- There they are using new shopping carts that are cut lower in the front and are much quieter than the old metal ones in the City.
- I also noticed that a shopper had left a half-eaten resealed bag of beef jerky in the book and DVD aisle. You’d think with all the free samples, they could have not been so cheap. Especially since I noticed that there are far more free samples here than in the city.
- I found a term used by the Costco employees who gather the carts: “leave behind.” As in, “Dude, there’s a whole pizza leave behind back there.”