TITLE

Retail Carts: Gold On Wheels

AUTHOR(S)
Weitzel, Allen F.
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Tourist Attractions & Parks;Aug2006, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on managing the purchase, placement and operation of retail carts. Carts, portable buildings or kiosks provide food, beverages and merchandise to customers who do not want to waste time searching for food, drinks or souvenirs. The types of carts available including mobile, permanent, those with electricity and refrigeration and those without are explored. Information is provided for cart security, safety, when to open and close them and where to place them within a facility. INSETS: The History of Carts;What Secrets Should I Know?.
ACCESSION #
27259313

 

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