Wheels of Fortune

Ingram, Bob
February 2012
Progressive Grocer;Feb2012, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p113
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the shopping cart which evolves with the supermarket industry. It notes that the normal annual market for shopping carts is about 2 million although research estimates show that there are now about 1.4 million new shopping carts sold a year. It indicates the evolution of the shopping cart including the child seats in 1947, sealed wheel bearings in the 50s and plastic basket carts in the 80s. It cites the AMP-17 as the American's best selling supermarket cart.


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