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Old 10.02.2011, 16:12
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Overheated shopping

Why is it that shops here tend to have their heating on full ALL the time?
If I walk into a Manor or Coop in midwinter with my warm clothes on, does it really need to be so warm in there that all I want to do is go OUTSIDE again as quick as I can? Is it not the best strategy to make you feel comfortable in shops, so you feel comfortable, walk around a bit and, perhaps, actually buy something?
And if you think about the cost of heating it all up, just so the staff can run around in their t-shirts all day...
They do it in summer too, the heating is still on, even when it's warm out! If you don't want customers, just tell us you don't like us, and close your shop, it's cheaper for everyone!
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Old 10.02.2011, 16:19
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Re: Overheated shopping

Well....what to say. I think uniforms are easily pushed on people if they don't have to wrap some non matching sweater over it. I think it is personal, stores here are comfortable for me. If they were cold, nobody would come.

Btw, are you one of the folks I see these sunny days, that walk without their socks on in 5deg temps outside?

People, put some socks on....Makes me chily just to look at you. And you babies, too!
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Old 10.02.2011, 16:32
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Re: Overheated shopping

I know what you mean. Same for the tram and buses.... So hot in there. You begin to sweat and you back outside where it is cold and there comes the flu or cold....

In Canada for exemple, it is the opposite during summer. I can't go anywhere without having a sweater with me because I know that I the moment I'll go inside, I'll going to freeze my butt!
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Re: Overheated shopping

[QUOTE=MusicChick;1099604]Well....what to say. I think uniforms are easily pushed on people if they don't have to wrap some non matching sweater over it. I think it is personal, stores here are comfortable for me. If they were cold, nobody would come.

Btw, are you one of the folks I see these sunny days, that walk without their socks on in 5deg temps outside?


No, I am guessing they are the other people preparing for a trip into a shop
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