Did you know the first shopping trolley was invented by Sylvan Goldman in 1937

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Did you know the first shopping trolley was invented by Sylvan Goldman in 1937

Sylvan Goldman owned a supermarket chain in Oklahoma, and he noticed his customers struggling to carry their groceries in over filled, heavy hand baskets. With the help of a mechanic, Fred Young, he made the first shopping trolley prototype from a folding chair, wheels, and a pair of wire baskets.

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