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Nothing like trying to plow the supermarket on Friday

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by grandview, Jan 3, 2014.

  1. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    This guy is running the loader through the aisles

    tops loader.jpg
  2. Mr.Markus

    Mr.Markus PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,105

    That's JD, in his grocery getter, and that's his wife coming up to him now.
  3. xgiovannix12

    xgiovannix12 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,417

    yup :nod:
  4. leolkfrm

    leolkfrm PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,337

    if the customer calls because the carts push hard its the only way....can't leave windrows...a 14 ft pusher is better and I think that is what he has
  5. Maclawnco

    Maclawnco Senior Member
    from OH
    Messages: 610

    Don't get it. What's the issue?
  6. NortheastSNO

    NortheastSNO Member
    Messages: 50

    Do it all the time, not sure what the point of this thread was.
  7. kimber750

    kimber750 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,142

    Try a Walmart at the beginning of the month.
  8. BUFF

    BUFF PlowSite Fanatic
    from FR NoCo
    Messages: 6,718

    Don't have the patients or tolerance to deal with retail, too many stupid people out there that don't have a clue of what's going on around them.
  9. xgiovannix12

    xgiovannix12 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,417

    I cant agree any more with you buff
  10. peteo1

    peteo1 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,657

    This is exactly why I hate plowing commercial sites. I like doing driveways. Rarely does Joe Homeowner come out when its snowing or at 2am when I'm there.
  11. leigh

    leigh PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,968

    At least he won't have to deal with any personal injury claims, the bodies will turn up in the spring with all the shopping carts.
  12. johndeereguy

    johndeereguy Senior Member
    from Iowa
    Messages: 158

    We plow 14 walmarts...you get used to it
  13. NortheastSNO

    NortheastSNO Member
    Messages: 50

    14 is crazy that is alot of plowing, what mile radius due u cover with 14
  14. BossPlow614

    BossPlow614 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,870

    I imagine it's more than just him & his truck :rolleyes:
  15. northernsweeper

    northernsweeper Senior Member
    Messages: 397

    Gotta scrape according to the weather, regardless of the people.
  16. Brant'sLawnCare

    Brant'sLawnCare PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,748

    Gotta pay attention. That's for sure!
  17. leigh

    leigh PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,968

    You never know! Wouldn't be the craziest thing I've come across on this site!
  18. ALC-GregH

    ALC-GregH PlowSite.com Addict
    from pa
    Messages: 1,132

    GV likes posting pics of him working. Makes him feel like he did something. :D
  19. scott3430

    scott3430 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,003

    Saturday I was called to scrape down the grocery store lot I plow.

    Got there at 1:00 in the afternoon - supposed to be the slow time during the day. People and cars everywhere!

    Hard enough to do with my skid - can't imagine trying to get around with a big loader! :gunsfiring:
  20. CityGuy

    CityGuy PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 16,894

    No worse then plowing streets with people shoveling, walking, running, cars and what ever else you can come up with. I hated plowing like that with even stupider people who think you are in their way.