A shopper is a person who purchases retail goods; by that definition, we are all shoppers on a regular basis! While there are a variety of retail items that can be purchased by a shopper, the most common are groceries and toiletry items, followed by clothing and electronics. Most groceries are purchased in brick and mortar stores, while online shopping is quickly gaining popularity as the purchasing platform for other items.
Authored by AH. Last updated 2015-01-08 11:49:07.
Two young, happy women are laden down with shopping bags after a successful trip to the outlet mall. Thrifty shoppers can find clothes, accessories, shoes, appliances, and other items — often at a deep discount — at outlet malls.
A group of three women gather at a bench to compare items they have purchased while shopping at outlet stores. Colorful shopping bags from different stores surround them. One woman shows the other a vibrant pink tank she has purchased.
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This cover of the Sears Roebuck catalog (1921 edition) shows the Sears Roebuck Company headquarters building in Chicago, Illinois. American shoppers, especially in rural areas, used this mail order catalog to purchase many of life's basic necessities.
Several benches provide a resting place for weary shoppers, who have been busy purchasing items at factory stores. A canopy above the benches provides respite from rain and other elements, while lights illuminate the darkness.