a photo a week challenge – stacked

Stacked????? I love fully stacked shops and I like shopping. 

“Coffee Because It’s Too Early for Wine”

No George Clooney but a very well stacked Nespresso shop in Malmö. – January 2016

“A meringue is really nothing but foam.”
Alton Brown

Some delightful and very sweet meringues in an Istanbul bakery – November 2016

“Alcohol, taken in sufficient quantities,
may produce all the effects of drunkenness.”
Oscar Wilde

On a booze cruise to a well-stacked and stocked Bordershop in  Sassnitz, Germany – March 2013

“You cannot put the same shoe on every foot.”
Publilius Syrus

A very busy bootmaker in the Medina, Marrakesh- December 2016

“Shopping is better than sex. If you’re not satisfied after shopping
you can make an exchange for something you really like.”
Adrienne Gusoff

Our national supermarket in Ullared, Gekå. This is some of their 10 000 shopping baskets. I’m visiting once per year and my next visit is next month. – February 2012

In 2018, Gekås was visited by 4.8 million customers (average of 13.150 per day) and together they traded for SEK 5.4 billion/ 505 million Euros/ 555 million dollars/445 million sterling. ONE shop!!!

1.2 million pairs of pants incl. jeans a year.
13 million pairs of socks a year.
320,000 bags of Ahlgren’s cars per year. (candy)
100,000 freezer bags a day.
25,000 yellow shop bags (SEK 1 / pcs) every day.
100 million muffin molds per year.
1,700,000 bottles of shampoo a year.
4.6 million toys in one year (every tenth toy purchased in Sweden is sold at Gekås).


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