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Old 29.11.2019, 10:13
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Meanwhile, it's Friday in NL:

"Dutch supermarket drops call for staff underwear photos"

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europ...-ZBh0oCw-AZDJE

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Old 29.11.2019, 10:28
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"Dutch supermarket drops call for staff underwear photos"

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Who else read that as "Dutch supermarket calls for staff to drop underwear in photos" ?
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Old 29.11.2019, 10:30
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Were the photos for the Employee of the Month?
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Who else read that as "Dutch supermarket calls for staff to drop underwear in photos" ?
Given that their youngest employees are 13 that would cause a nice uproar if such request would have been done.
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Supermarket uniforms around the world seem to be "one-size fits all", though.
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ITYM "One size fits none" don't you?
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ITYM "One size fits none" don't you?
Yep - probably more like it.

I had a KwikSave uniform for my Saturday job and it was held together with belts, safety pins and rolled up cuffs.
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