Originally Posted by jcoo085
Here in Germany you have to pay to take a shopping cart. You deposit €0.50 or €1 into the slot on the handle to unlock the cart and you get it back only when you return the cart to a collection area.
I guess that's one solution to rogue carts, but would it catch on in the US?? Maybe not..
Same here in the US. Some supermarkets have them. We have to deposit a quarter, $0.25. But most of the carts have the slot broken. You can just take the cart without a deposit.