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I recently posted about Target having an issue with custys taking the hand basket holders shopping thinking they were all one piece. A Bunch of pics where showing up on Reddit of clueless custys shopping with the basket holders. Today a redditor spotted a new basket design in a Target store that sort of resembles the basket holder. Not sure if the problem is solved or not as this looks like it's for children and they problem only have a couple, but perhaps Target is on their way to making their custys happy and changing hand-baskets into pull baskets?
The custys who ask "Are you open?" when your lane is clearly open and you are serving customers; annoying. But what is more annoying are the ones who don't ask.
Today, the cashier manager asked me to clear all the trash cans. Each lane has a "trash", a "hangers" and a "unwanted items" can. I crawl on my knees like a hobbit to make sure no one thinks my being near a register means I'm opening a register.
But that didn't stop one custy. I could have forgave her if she was on a phone. but no. She saw me on the floor, facing away from her and decided to put her items down. I stood up, walked to my trash can, and suddenly I heard her ask another cashier (there were 3 other lanes open) "IS THERE ANYONE AT THIS DAMN LANE?!"
The cashier look at me, "Were you at that lane?"
Me: "Nope, I'm getting the trash cans."
Custy:"WELL YOU'D BETTER GET SOMEONE DOWN HERE IF SHE'S TRYING TO LEAVE!"
Now I'm not a total b***h; if she had asked nicely I could have easily opened a lane but there was no way I was going to go out of my way to open a lane...
1. Because there were three lanes open and she just didn't want to move her stuff!
2. She would have been yelling at me the entire time, because clearly she thinks I'm a cashier who was trying to make a daring escape.
I hid in the back for the rest of my four hour shift. Four hours is not worth getting upset over.