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4 days in a row at the same grocery store, help with CSR questions

So I am starting to run thin on Grocery Customer Service questions. It is going to look odd enough that I will be going to the CSR desk in the same store 4 days in a row, help me out, what are your go to questions? I normal ask things... Continue Reading

$35 Pay + $5 Bonus Pay – Seafood/Grocery Store Audits in California

Happy Wednesday, Mystery Shopper Services www.mysteryshopperservices.com 888-300-8292 Register/Review/Request at the following platform: isecretshop.com Online Training and Onsite Audit Industry/Type, City, State, Zip, and Pay { + Bonus Pay } Online Training and Onsite Audit El Cerrito CA 94530 $35.00 $0.00 Online Training and Onsite Audit Corte Madera CA 94925 $35.00 $5.00 Online Training and Onsite Audit Belvedere-Tiburon CA 94920 $35.00 $5.00 Online Training and Onsite Audit Gualala CA 95445 $35.00 $5.00 Online Training and Onsite Audit Novato CA 94949 $35.00 $0.00 Note: IF you log... Continue Reading

Questions for grocery store departments

Hi, so I found some ideas a couple of weeks ago for great questions to ask in the various departments of a grocery store, but cannot find it now for the life of me! Anyway, I'm shopping a meat department next and wondered if you had any great questions... Continue Reading

Gas Station vs. Grocery Shops - Which are Easier?

Which do you prefer? Which are easier to you? Which pay/compensate more?... Continue Reading

What is your cooler and ice set-up like for grocery shops?

It's 90+ degrees now. It's humid and I hate going out to shop in this weather. Last grocery shop I did, we did not have enough ice and I did three shops + a Sonic across town. Our items dind't get warm or anything like that, but... Continue Reading

Are grocery shops worth it?

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Did my first and last Gleson grocery store shop.

After I took the shop I found out it has 16 pages of reporting, for a $12 fee and $5 reimbursement. I won't be doing that again.... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At A Lone Tree, CO 80124 Grocery Store

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 500 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At A Honolulu, HI 96817 Grocery Store + Travel Bonus !

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 519 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At A Reno, NV 89502 Grocery Store + Travel Bonus !

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 666 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At A Holbrook, NY 11741 Grocery Store + Travel Bonus !

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 829 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At An Ogden, UT 84405 Grocery Store + Travel Bonus!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 1329 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At A Salt Lake City, UT 84115 Grocery Store + Travel Bonus!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 329 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At A Salt Lake City, UT 84107 Grocery Store + Travel Bonus!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 1,329 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Get Paid Per Priced Item At A Green Bay, WI, 54311 Grocery Store + Travel Bonus!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending a few hours inside the store (depending on your speed) discreetly pricing around 1,029 items using a mobile app at... Continue Reading

Market Force Grocery Store Shops

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Grocery Store Shops in Oregon pay flat fee of $20

- Grocery Shop available - Arrive anytime the store is open - Fixed Reimbursement: $20.00 - You may conduct the shop alone (shopper must be 21 or older); you may take a maximum of 1 adult guest with you. Children or persons under... Continue Reading

$5 pay $20 reimbursement grocery shop in Bangor, MI 49013 (21-35 age requirement)

Shoppers' View will reimburse you up to $15 and pay you $20 to go grocery shopping. Your grocery purchase must include an alcoholic beverage and a cart bottom item. You must be 21-35 years of age. If you are assigned this shop, your guidelines will give further instructions. Shoppers applying... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shops in Oregon pay flat fee of $20

Earn a flat rate of $20 no matter what you spend. This report is quick and easy. Pictures are required. Apply at a-closer-look.com to become a shopper today! christina.segall@a-closer-look.com... Continue Reading

ARE YOU NEAR PA 15801 THIS MARCH? EARN MONEY WHEN YOU PRICE ITEMS AT A LOCAL GROCERY STORE!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smartphone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. You will... Continue Reading

$30 PRICE AUDIT PROJECT AT LOCAL PA 15801 GROCERY STORE THIS MARCH

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smartphone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. You will... Continue Reading

MAKE $15/HOUR BY PRICING ITEMS AT YOUR LOCAL PA 15801 GROCERY STORE USING YOUR APP

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smartphone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. You will... Continue Reading

GET PAID WHEN YOU PRICE ITEMS AT YOUR LOCAL PA 15801 GROCERY STORE THIS MARCH!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smartphone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. You will... Continue Reading

$20 Grocery Shops With $15 Reimbursement In MI!

Hello! Shoppers’ View is looking for someone to perform a grocery shop. You must be 21-35 years of age. If you are assigned this shop, your guidelines will give further instructions. Your grocery purchase must include an alcoholic beverage and a cart bottom item. The shop pays $20 and reimburses up... Continue Reading

What's with Market Force's $3.00 grocery store shops?

$6.00 reimbursement, I believe. But, like, that doesn't even cover my mileage and time. Anyone do these? Pretty soon MSCs will be offering projects like this for $1.00. :(... Continue Reading

Fewer Grocery Shops from Trend Source This Year?

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Grocery Store Shops in Oregon pay flat fee of $20

Visit the grocery store, browse and make observations in 4 departments. Pictures are required. You must purchase a minimum of 1 item, no alcohol, and will be reimbursed $20 no matter what you spend. Apply at a-closer-look.com to become a shopper. christina.segall@a-closer-look.com... Continue Reading

Fun Retail/Grocery Mystery Shop - AZ, CA, & TX

This Mystery Shop requires you to visit the specified location and make a minimum purchase of 1 produce item and 3 additional items of your choice from any dept. You will be reimbursed up to the maximum amount for the job, as well as receiving the job fee specified. You... Continue Reading

Grocery stores

IS anyone seeing the Grocery stores from MArket Force this month, The ones where you need to get something from the deli and sometimes a sandwich. I did some last month, but have seen none this month. I am aware that they would only assign four at a time, but... Continue Reading

California Grocery Store Shops $10 Pay Plus $10 Reimbursement

Grocery Store Shops $10 Pay Plus $10 Reimbursement Locations Available: Bakersfield, CA Bishop, CA Canoga Park, CA Chatsworth, CA Carpinteria, CA Los Angeles, CA Moorpark, CA Oxnard, CA Palmdale, CA Quartz Hill, CA Simi Valley, CA Ventura, CA Woodland Hills, CA Please, submit your application http://www.a-closer-look.com After you have submitted your application; send an email to jackie@a-closer-look.com... Continue Reading

Grocery shop MSCs?

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Grocery Store Meat Department Question

What are some good questions to ask at the meat counter without looking like you're a complete moron who has never cooked a day in their life?... Continue Reading

Oregon Grocery Store Shops

These shops pay a flat rate of $20, no matter what you spend! Pictures are required. You may take 1 adult with you. No liquor purchases are allowed. Apply to become a shopper at a-closer-look.com... Continue Reading

Grocery Shop Fees 2019...but what about inflation :(

Anyone seeing higher prices at grocery stores? I do! and not always so obv. ...look at the size of the servings - they often reduce those rather than raise the price of the bag/can/box so it looks the same. Time to make these shops $18-20!... Continue Reading

Grocery Shopping Price Check shops

Does anyone do these shops, where you input grocery store prices into an app? One MCS always offers them, and debating weather to do them or not. Per 50 items its $10 (Canadian). This includes the grocery store I typically buy from. Just looking for feedback to see... Continue Reading

Fun Retail/Grocery Mystery Shop - AZ, CA, & TX

This Mystery Shop requires you to visit the specified location and make a minimum purchase of 1 produce item and 3 additional items of your choice from any dept. You will be reimbursed up to the maximum amount for the job, as well as receiving the job fee specified. You... Continue Reading

$20 Grocery Store Shops Numerous Locations! California

Grocery Store Shops Available! You can complete more than one location! 10.00 Pay Plus 10.00 reimbursement Bakersfield, CA 93301 Bakersfield, CA 93306 Bakersfield, CA 93309 Bakersfield, CA 93312 Bishop, CA 93514 Camarillo, CA 93010 Canoga Park, CA 91306 Carpinteria, CA 93013 Chatsworth, CA 91311 Delano, CA 93215 Granda Hills, CA... Continue Reading

Where have my grocery stores gone?

Hi folks! In October I got clipped by a car while walking and broke my ankle = no grocery store mystery shopping for quite a while. In a few weeks I may be ready, and lo and behold, by "bread and butter" grocery store shops aren't listed on... Continue Reading

$20 Grocery Store Shops Numerous Locations! California

Grocery Store Shops Available! You can complete more than one location! 10.00 Pay Plus 10.00 reimbursement Bakersfield, CA 93301 Bakersfield, CA 93306 Bakersfield, CA 93309 Bakersfield, CA 93312 Bishop, CA 93514 Camarillo, CA 93010 Canoga Park, CA 91306 Carpinteria,... Continue Reading

GET PAID WHEN YOU PRICE ITEMS AT YOUR LOCAL PA 15801 GROCERY STORE THIS DECEMBER!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. If... Continue Reading

GET PAID WHEN YOU PRICE ITEMS AT YOUR LOCAL PA 15801 GROCERY STORE THIS DECEMBER!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. If... Continue Reading

ARE YOU NEAR PA 15801 THIS DECEMBER? EARN MONEY WHEN YOU PRICE ITEMS AT A LOCAL GROCERY STORE!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. If... Continue Reading

GET PAID WHEN YOU PRICE ITEMS AT YOUR LOCAL ROCHESTER NY 14616 GROCERY STORE THIS DECEMBER!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. If... Continue Reading

GOING TO NY 14616 THIS DECEMBER? EARN MONEY WHEN YOU PRICE ITEMS AT A LOCAL GROCERY STORE!

Choose DSG Associates, Inc., and earn easy money with your smart phone. We are looking forward to work with shoppers who have smart phones (iOS/Android) and are comfortable with spending an hour (depending on your speed) on discreetly pricing around 177 items using a mobile app at their local grocery store. If... Continue Reading

$20 Grocery Store Shops California

Visit a Grocery Store in Bishop, CA or Delano, CA Earn $10 Plus $10 purchase reimbursement Please, submit your application: http://www.a-closer-look.com Thank You Jackie Scheduler A Closer Look... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Visits Many Locations California

Grocery Store Visit 10.00 Pay Plus 10.00 reimbursement Bishop, CA Camarillo, CA Chatsworth, CA Delano, CA Ventura, CA Please, enter my name "Jackie" on the "How did you hear about us" line of your application. After, you have submitted your application; send an email to jackie@a-closer-look.com Subject Line Application Submitted. I will quickly... Continue Reading

Fun Retail/Grocery Mystery Shop - AZ, CA, & TX

This Mystery Shop requires you to visit the specified location and make a minimum purchase of 1 produce item and 3 additional items of your choice from any dept. You will be reimbursed up to the maximum amount for the job, as well as receiving the job fee specified. You will... Continue Reading

Grocery Shops

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Grocery stores

I have done many, many grocery shops for Market Force over the past few years and yesterday I had to cancel two because I am going away and did not know when I assigned myself to them. I just looked and now there are none within 200 miles of me.... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Employee Name-Tags Turned Around

Have you all noticed, when doing grocery shops, that workers have their name-tags turned around (facing their chest and not visible)? I've seen this a lot, as if they don't want the secret shopper to get their name. I sometimes get other cues too that maybe they're onto... Continue Reading

$20 pay and $15 reimbursement grocery shops in Kalamazoo and Bangor MI

Shoppers' View will reimburse you up to $15 and pay you $20 to go grocery shopping. Your grocery purchase must include an alcoholic beverage and a cart bottom item. You must be 21-35 years of age. If you are assigned this shop, your guidelines will give further instructions. Shoppers applying... Continue Reading

$10.00 Fun Grocery shop for 11/7 only!

Dear Evaluator, BARE International is scheduling covert price checks to be completed using an app on your Android or Apple Smartphone! The assignment must be completed November 7th. This project contains approximately 50 grocery items to check. Special requirements If assigned, you will need to download an app and complete the price checks... Continue Reading

$20 Bonus Plus $10 Pay Plus $10 Reimbursement Grocery Store Shop

Grocery Store Shop Available in October. 20.00 BONUS Plus 10.00 pay Plus 10.00 purchase reimbursement Locations Available: Bishop, CA Please, enter my name Jackie on the How did you hear about us line of your application. I will expedite your application! After you submit your application send an email to jackie@a-closer-look.com... Continue Reading

Grocery shops MA/NH

I'm new to shopping and am struggling to find MSCs offering grocery shops in northern MA/southern NH. Can anyone offer me any suggestions? Thanks.... Continue Reading

Aldi grocery stores

Is this shop difficult? Thank you, Night Owl at 2:12 AM... Continue Reading

Grocery shop Palm desert , Ca

Hi Shoppers - I have a grocery shop in Palm Desert, Ca that I need help with. It pays 10.00 shop pay plus up to 10.00 reimbursement. If interested PM me or email at below address.... Continue Reading

GFK Instashop Grocery Store Assignment Reimbursement

For anyone else who has completed the GFK Instashop grocery store assignment that include 2 transactions, have you been reimbursed for both transactions? I have been completing 2, but only getting the reimbursement for 1. Yes, I've contacted the MSC, but have not received a response.... Continue Reading

I fear my grocery shops are all messed up now ;(

Hey all; Has anyone noticed the "new & improved" grocery shops from the big MSC? You know the ones... that have you ask pre-determined questions and repeatedly come up with an excuse to hit up the jewelry department in the regional big-box/grocery store and hit up the deli in the... Continue Reading

Grocery shops in central California

Get paid plus reimbursement on grocery shops in CA - Paso Robles, Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, Arroyo Grande, & Santa Maria. View available events on our site - www.a-closer-look.com - and click on Become A Mystery Shopper to register with us. Feel free to contact me (561.907.8909 or mindy@a-closer-look.com with... Continue Reading

California Numerous $20 Grocery Store Shops Available

Grocery Store Shops available in September. 10.00 pay plus 10.00 purchase reimbursement Locations Available: Bakersfield, CA Bishop, CA Camarillo, CA Canoga Park, CA Carpinteria, CA Chatsworth, CA Delano, CA Granda Hills, CA Los Angeles, CA Moorpark, CA Newbury Park, CA Oxnard, CA Palmdale, CA Quartz Hill, CA San Fernando, CA Santa Barbara, CA... Continue Reading

Central CA grocery store shops

I have grocery store shops available in the following cities: Paso Robles Atascadero Arroyo Grande San Luis Obispo Santa Maria Pay $10 plus up to $10 reimbursement for purchase Contact mindy@a-closer-look.com for more details... Continue Reading

[MI] $5 pay, $3 bonus, $15 reimbursement grocery shops (21-35 age requirement)

Shoppers' View is looking for shoppers between the ages of 21-35 for grocery store shops in Kalamazoo, MI and Parchment, MI. These shop pay $5, have a bonus of $3, and reimburse $15. If interested, please apply at www.shoppersview.com or contact Christine at christinew@shoppersview.com.... Continue Reading

Revamped grocery shops

I guess Trend Source is going to revamp their grocery shop starting with next weekend's shops. Hopefully they will be less obnoxious than they are now. We'll probably know Monday. On a side note, I had an odd occurrence today during my grocery shop. I was at the... Continue Reading

Tips for Tackling Super-Sized Grocery Stores?

I do a lot of grocery shops as my staple ms-ing. I feel it's worth it, because I have to grocery shop anyways, as it's an essential of life. I don't find I lose that much in terms of gas money and time usually, as a result. ... Continue Reading

Harris Teeter Grocery Shops

[b]OH. MY. WORD[/b]. Harris Teeter has finally opened a couple of stores in my area. The MSC that does these has posted several shop opportunities. Oh my goodness....all the STUFF they expect you to do for a fee ranging between $8-$10 and a $5 reimbursement!!! [b]NO. THANK. YOU[/b]. It makes... Continue Reading

Numerous Grocery Store Shops Available

$20 Grocery Store Shops Available Locations: Bakersfield, CA Bishop, CA Canoga Park, CA Granda Hills, CA Moorpark, CA Newbury Park, CA Oxnard, CA San Fernando, CA Simi Valley, CA Ventura, CA Westlake Village, CA Woodland Hills, CA Please, enter my name Jackie on the How did you hear about us line of your application. I... Continue Reading

Insta grocery store Google Pay shops

Has anybody done the InstaShop Google Pay grocery store shops and actually been paid for them? I have three that have been sitting without any response / payment.... Continue Reading

GET PAID PER ITEM THAT YOU PRICE PLUS BONUS AT A LEXINGTON SC GROCERY STORE!

Are you familiar with your local grocery store? Do you have a smartphone with strong data connection? Do you have experience in doing mystery shops? We have an available Price Audit Shop in LEXINGTON, SC. You will be pricing around 200 items, swiping as you update each one on a downloadable... Continue Reading

APP-BASED PRICE AUDITING AT LOCAL LEXINGTON SC GROCERY STORE

Are you familiar with your local grocery store? Do you have a smartphone with strong data connection? Do you have experience in doing mystery shops? We have an available Price Audit Shop in LEXINGTON, SOUTH CAROLINA. You will be pricing around 200 items, swiping as you update each one on a... Continue Reading

Publix compared to other grocery shops?

Publix has come to my area, and thus, so has the mystery shop for it! I'm curious to know how the shop requirements compare to the requirements for Lowes and Ingles (those are the ones I'm already familiar with). From reading this forum, I get the impression that you have... Continue Reading

Grocery Stores all over California! $20 pay

Hello. I have really quick and easy grocery stores all over CA. Shopper pay $10+$10 towards your purchase. The visit will take 20-25 min with a few pics. Very easy, I have done a few myself. The locations that I have are in Bishop, Bakersfield, Santa Barbara, Carpinteria, Woodland Hills,... Continue Reading

Grocery shops in Bakersfield, Bishop, Santa Barbara, Palmdale, Oxnard and Ventura ! $20 !

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Paid Grocery shop (with bonus and reimbursement) in Bangor, MI!

Shoppers' View will pay you $5 (plus a $2 bonus) and reimburse up to $15 to complete a Grocery shop in Bangor, MI. Your grocery purchase must include an alcoholic beverage and a cart bottom item. You must be 21-35 years of age. In order to qualify for the shop,... Continue Reading

CUPERTINO - Grocery Price Audit Visits

We are looking for experienced mystery shoppers or price auditors for a grocery price audits in Cupertino, CA 95014. You need to price about 700 items using a smartphone app anytime from today until end of day on Monday, March 19th. You can do multiple visits as long as all... Continue Reading

Grocery Price Audits - Chance to Become a Regular Auditor and Earn on a Monthly Basis

We are looking for experienced auditors that can work on price audit visit to a grocery store using a smartphone app. The visit must be completed between today, March 13th until Monday, March 19th. - Austin TX 78717 - Los Angeles CA 90038 - Walnut Creek, CA 94598 Once your work is approved... Continue Reading

Supermarket Grocery Depatment

This may seem like a silly question, but I'm really serious. For Kroger shops, what do they mean by grocery department? To me a grocery department in a supermarket is any food aisle that doesn't have its own specific department (like deli, dairy, meat, produce, bakery). But... Continue Reading

Companies who do grocery shops in the Eastern US and Midwest?

I am looking for MSC that do grocery shops in the Eastern US and Midwest. I know Trendsource is one and Northfork used to, are there any others?... Continue Reading

Grocery Auditors in La Jolla, Encinitas and Carlsbad, CA - WITH PREMIUM PAY

You will be completing the audit using an easy to use app designed for pricing audits only. This easy to use app allows you to get these visits done quickly and efficiently which in turn equals great pay for you. We have price audit shops grocery stores in California: • La... Continue Reading

Price Audits for 100 Grocery items - Encinitas, CA 92024 / Carlsbad CA 92011 / Macomb MI 48042

DSG Associates is in need of experienced mystery shoppers or price auditors for grocery stores in the following areas: • Encinitas, CA 92024 • Carlsbad, CA 92011 • Macomb , MI 48042 These are for 100 items only. You will spend about an hour for 100 PRODUCE ITEMS only. PAY:... Continue Reading

Price Audits for 100 Grocery items - Encinitas, CA 92024 / Carlsbad CA 92011 / Macomb MI 48042

DSG Associates is in need of experienced mystery shoppers or price auditors for grocery stores in the following areas: • Encinitas, CA 92024 • Carlsbad, CA 92011 • Macomb , MI 48042 These are for 100 items only. You will spend about an hour for 100 PRODUCE ITEMS only. PAY: $0.35 per item plus BONUS of $10.00 CALL... Continue Reading

Price Audits for 100 Grocery items - Encinitas, CA 92024 / Carlsbad CA 92011 / Macomb MI 48042

DSG Associates is in need of experienced mystery shoppers or price auditors for grocery stores in the following areas: • Encinitas, CA 92024 • Carlsbad, CA 92011 • Macomb , MI 48042 These are for 100 items only. You will spend about an hour for 100 PRODUCE ITEMS only. PAY:... Continue Reading

Price Audits for 100 Grocery items - Encinitas, CA 92024 / Carlsbad CA 92011 / Macomb MI 48042

DSG Associates is in need of experienced mystery shoppers or price auditors for grocery stores in the following areas: • Encinitas, CA 92024 • Carlsbad, CA 92011 • Macomb , MI 48042 These are for 100 items only. You will spend about an hour for 100 PRODUCE ITEMS only. PAY: $0.35 per item plus BONUS of $10.00 CALL... Continue Reading

Price Audits for 100 Grocery items - Encinitas, CA 92024 / Carlsbad CA 92011 / Macomb MI 48042

DSG Associates is in need of experienced mystery shoppers or price auditors for grocery stores in the following areas: • Encinitas, CA 92024 • Carlsbad, CA 92011 • Macomb , MI 48042 These are for 100 items only. You will spend about an hour for 100 PRODUCE ITEMS only. PAY: $0.35 per item plus BONUS of... Continue Reading

Price Audit Visits in a Grocery Store Using a Smartphone App - CA, MA, GA, MI,

Do you have experience doing audits or price audits, in retail or high end mystery shops? If so DSG have some great paying assignments in chain grocery stores (see location list below). All audits will be done using a smartphone app and the app includes photos, no data entry in... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shop

I just started mystery shopping in November. I've had some pretty interesting things come up. Some of the reports are long and cumbersome especially the grocery store shops. Are there any tips to obtaining large amounts of data (at least large to me at this point)... Continue Reading

Grocery shop MF, difference b/w $10 dollar and $11.5 shops?

Hi all, I was thinking if someone can guide me through the difference b/w the two grocery stores which offer two types of reimbursements, $11.5 and $10. I cant see them without accepting, and I dont want to accept before knowing!! Thanks for helping out! Edited: fixed the appropriate dollar amounts!... Continue Reading

THE SOURCE: No more grocery store shops???

Are they totally done with shopping grocery chains like that green logo wholesome chain??... Continue Reading

Grocery shops

Anyone have any feedback on the grocery shops (Jewel)? I want to try one and it’s $17 but you have to visit like 6 different departments, including customer service, and get names of everyone. Seems like a lot.... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shop - Cashier Giving Discounts

I've experienced this in the past where the cashier gives me an extra discount, so I just grab a candy bar to put on my order to get over the required total for my mystery shop but it always throws me off. My experience yesterday: Had about $10 in groceries where... Continue Reading

What happened to all the grocery stores shops?

I used to have a grocery shops all the time and I can't find any anymore. Where have they gone? I need groceries, lol... Continue Reading

Need questions for grocery store

I accepted a shop for a grocery store without realizing I have to hit every department and ask questions, while remembering names and descriptions. Four of these areas area behind counters all in a row. That won't be obvious when I go down the line asking questions! Anyway, does... Continue Reading

Who's Doing The Red Midwest Grocery Chain With The New MSC?

I'm interested in knowing how the new report compares to the old one. Narratives, descriptors, big differences in the form? Are changes worth the decreased fee? I missed out on these because the system wouldn't update my SSN (it was correct a few weeks ago when I checked due to a... Continue Reading

Which MSCs have shops in grocery stores that have healthier food options?

So recently there have been some grocery stores opening up in my city (finally) that tend to carry more organic and non-GMO products than traditional grocery stores do. Could anyone tell me which MSCs have shops for these types of grocery stores?... Continue Reading

New Grocery Store Shops

[b]Mod note: Post removed as it breached the Forum guideline which states, "Do not reveal the clients of mystery shopping companies". Additionally, it is usually an ICA violation to name both the MSC and client.[/b]... Continue Reading

When it's a new rotation and you're the first to go on a grocery shop -- getting to pick your questions first :)

I love when I get to be the first shopper in the new rotation. It's always nice to have my pick of questions & not worry about being made as quickly from the goofy questions we have to ask. I know we are supposed to "make it our own" but... Continue Reading

Grocery stores in TX?

I'm trying to help my cousin get started with MS, but she is in North TX and I'm in VA. She wants to do some grocery store shops, but the companies that I know of that do those in my area don't seem to have any in her area. Does... Continue Reading

Need urgent help on grocery store shop -- the $12 reimbursement one! Please help!

It says to buy "3 grocery items" (one of which is, of course, the required item). Does that mean I can buy anything they sell in the store? Charcoal for my grill, beer for my aunt, cigarets for my grandma? I'm not joking. These are actual requests I... Continue Reading

Employee Mystery Shopper Cheat Sheet at grocery store

I was shopping as a regular shopper at a grocery store today when I saw this sign tucked behind the counter. I only saw it because I was pinned against a bakery display case by other customers. Normally a customer would not have been able to see this... Continue Reading

Grocery store changed hands/name....what would you have done?

I was assigned to shop an Albertson's grocery store yesterday. When I arrived at the location I noted there were banners flying in the air. I then noticed that the sign had been changed to SAFEWAY. Anyway, I attempted to submit the report advising that the location... Continue Reading

Grocery Shop Price Audits

Shop info said 350 items. That was daunting enough. Now just the day before, I can access my "Mission". 416 items. I was looking at 4+ hours for 350. Yes the money is good, but... that's not just one or two items over. Thinking this will be my first and... Continue Reading

Grocery shops question

I have just signed up with doing some grocery shops and have to have an interaction with customer service. Do you think my question could be can I get a $1 lottery ticket? There are only so many questions you can ask about loyalty cards and such. ... Continue Reading

First Grocery Store Shop, Epic Fail!

So, I thought I was on a roll. I had completed a few successful shops(go me)! I then thought I could handle a larger store grocery shop! NOT!!! It was so much to remember, not to mention, I tried to do two the same day! Not sure what the heck... Continue Reading

What kinds of comments to write for Trendsource grocery store "general attentiveness" question

I never know what Trendsource wants for the answer regarding general attentiveness of associates. Do they want a subjective comment or something more objective (i.e., approximately half of all associates made a verbal acknowledgement)?... Continue Reading

Trend Source and Their Insulting Grocery Shop Offers

I frequently get requests from Trend Source asking me to shop a certain super market for a whopping $5 payment plus $9 reimbursement. They call it a $14 payment grocery and always try to convince me that the reimbursement should be considered part of the payment and that it... Continue Reading

LIDL grocery stores cooler temp checks

Has anyone signed up for these? There is a company offering both a morning 7 hr shift, and an afternoon 6 hr shift, at $15.00/hr, to check the temperature in each of the store's coolers once per hour each hour for the shift. I think the email said... Continue Reading

Continuity Route Available, Dallas Metro (Grocery, Produce)

We have an open continuity route in the Dallas/Ft Worth metro area. The job requires maintaining Value Added Veg and Produce items to the approved retailer POG on a once monthly basis. The route contains 20 stores and could be split between two merchandisers. Online reporting with... Continue Reading

Making sense of pharmacy department guidelines for grocery shop.

[***I'm paraphrasing the guidelines, since I'm not sure if verbatim quoting is allowed.] In the guidelines for my grocery shop, there's an instruction to not count, nor evaluate (i.e., see if they acknowledge you in some way) associates working in a pharmacy department if: a.) They are filling a prescription OR... Continue Reading

What would you do? Can you work as a Merchandiser in a grocery store and still mystery shop the client; just not your assigned stores?

I took a 25 hour a week merchandising job with a very large merchandising company. It's my foot-in-the-door so I can move up the ladder and learn everything I can in a couple of years and start my own company. I have lofty dreams, I know. This... Continue Reading

A Closer Look grocery shop suggestions

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Grocery shop with Boars Head product

I did a grocery shop where specifically requires a purchase of a Boars Head product (cheese or meat). The requirement were to have the Associate slice it for you so you can watch and have an interaction. When it was sliced up, the Associate put it in the grocery stores... Continue Reading

Is the Trendsource grocery store client able to identify me as the shopper?

So... I shopped the grocery store where I generally do my everyday shopping. Unfortunately, I had a terrible experience and reported it objectively. I used my store card when I shopped. You know.. the one that is scanned to receive the store's discount prices. Moreover, I... Continue Reading

Mandatory Specific Purchases at Grocery Stores

I've been doing grocery store shops for a well known MSC for a couple of years now. At first you had to purchase something and put it on the bottom of the cart. Fine. Then the MSC/client required shoppers to purchase one of several things off of a list and... Continue Reading

Which MSCs shop grocery stores in MI?

I'm trying this question again, the correct way. Thank you.... Continue Reading

Which MSC does a large grocery chain (starts with M and is based out of Grand Rapids, MI)?

Can anyone tell me which mystery shopping company does the large Grocery stores that has its home base in Grand Rapids, MI? It starts with an M. Thank you.... Continue Reading

The Source Grocery Shop Survey

The Source asked me to fill out a survey about their grocery shop program for no pay. I filled out the survey but when I finished I could not submit it. The site hung up with the message "submitting data". A complete waste of my time.... Continue Reading

No, I will not be doing your grocery store audit

For $10 or even $20. There are 20 pages of guidelines and umpteen photos *required* - never mind photos of non-compliant items. Most MSC will cough up more than $20 for something that involved. I also will not let you auto-schedule me for those home improvement store shops because... Continue Reading

Newcomer Grocery "Shift" with Easy Shift

Hi all! I'm brand new to shopping and am probably pretty lost. I signed up with Easy Shift and took my first shift at a grocery store yesterday. Having never done it, I opted for a larger shift because I wasn't sure how comfortable I would be going to my... Continue Reading

how are the RBG grocery audits?

i've never done a shop/audit for them before, but saw these on presto maps, and am thinking about trying one out. it seems pretty straight forward, just check prices, and plug them in on the app. are all the items they're looking for grouped together? how long does... Continue Reading

Who Says Grocery Shopping DOESN'T PAY ? ?

$50 bonus to do a rush job :) !... Continue Reading

Grocery Insiders - A Club of people performing Mystery Shopping for free? Or a chance to win $200

This is a program I just signed up with at my local Albertson's. I did a competitor shop for, you know, the one that does the other one. I'll see what it's all about and report back if there are goodies involved or just a lot of work... Continue Reading

Is it just me, or are these really stupid questions to ask at the grocery store.

I've been doing the grocery store shops for Trendsource. You have to ask a question in Produce and Meat. I try to pick the least asinine question each round. For instance, the questions for produce this month are 1. Do you have any recipes for mango.... Continue Reading

Grocery store shop ..... not my fault

I did a grocery store shop today for Trend Source. It said to go to a full service cashier, NOT SELF SERVE. I tried and an associate standing at self serve would not let me. She insisted that she would take care of me... Continue Reading

Deli Meat Grocery Shops

Have the deli meat with total $12 purchase shops moved from the usual MSC? I've done a bunch up to the beginning of September and put it on hold to eat through the pantry I built up. Now I am looking for them and none are showing up. Even if... Continue Reading

Local grocery stores?

How do I find out what companies do the shops for the grocery stores in my area? I'd like to do some of these but I can't find which MS companies are associated with them.... Continue Reading

Grocery aisle searches

Hey, everyone: I am running out of ideas of items I can't "find" at the grocery store. I shop so many of the same places, that the employees must think I have short-term memory issues when I never can find the Earl Gray K-cups. If the item is too tricky,... Continue Reading

What MSPs have good grocery shops?

Ive been doing a good grocery shop for Kinesis, but I dont see many grocery shops and so I suspect I am not with the right MSPs for them. Ideas? I am in CA if it matters.... Continue Reading

Grocery Audits/ Commissary Audits -- Just say "NO"

A lot longer than the promised "6-8" hours. Price tags were often not there, scatched or not legible. A price scanner would have been necessary to get some prices because of this. They were out of stock but still had a price tag (hard to do if you have to... Continue Reading

GFK-grocery store audit for shop fee $110? Look up to 800 items.

Hi. Has anyone done this type of shop before? Just want to get a feel of this type of shop. GFK sent an email for grocery stores where no drug or background test were required. Need to look for items and enter prices onto reports. The shop may take a... Continue Reading

Ideas for things to buy during grocery shops...

I saw a shopper post that they couldn't get anything useful at the grocery store for $9 because that meant they could only spend $3 on each item... I've never had an issue or complaint getting my items, and sometimes, I get plenty of stuff for that amount. St. Cruz... Continue Reading

Have Anyone done a Commissary and Grocery Store Audit (Military Base)

I see a few shops available and I'm just wondering how hard are these Audits? I'm not looking to get into a BB situation.... Continue Reading

grocery reimbursement

I have done a few grocery stores with $10 reimbursement through Market Force. Hypothetically speaking, if I am required to make a deli purchase and it comes to only five dollars, can I use the remaining five dollars to purchase additional but unrelated items? Or should I simply make... Continue Reading

Groceries...my theory is...

When I started I chose groceries for two reasons. 1. The observations were extensive, so I thought it would be good practice. 2. If I blew it, I'd still have groceries which I need anyway. Three months later and I'm still blowing it about 1/6 of the time. I forget to watch... Continue Reading

Experienced Grocery Store Food Samplers Needed

Hi, I am recruiting experienced food event specialists for CPM Group in Ohio and Pennsylvania, for some grocery store food sampling events in July. If you are in these areas and may be interested, please email me for additional information and a list of towns. Thanks, Judy Inboden Recruiting on behalf of CPM Group MsScheduler@atlanticbb.net... Continue Reading

Trendsource [client name deleted] Shops and other cheap MSCs (Stop Accepting Low Pay Grocery Shops People)

Why do people take $9.00 + $5.00 contractor fees= $14.00 grocery shops when its not even worth the gas to get there. Trendsource sucks and needs to boycotted because you are working for free people. Thes scheduler's pay depends on the shops they fill! When you guys take low... Continue Reading

What do you buy for the $8 reimbursement with their $7.00 job offer? "Must Shop each department and buy" Grocery Store.

I received one of those "Reach Outs" to ask "Why have you not applied for one of our jobs"? messages. So far not responding to their request because what can I say? Its a full service grocery store offering all the "bells and whistles" you expect. The... Continue Reading

Which companies do grocery store shops? other than MF & MSI

Grocery shops are my fave and helps my budget the most so what other companies have grocery shops?... Continue Reading

New "Customer Service" Grocery Store shops

For a successful shop/full interaction with a [target] (after a minimum of 3 attempts, if needed), the shopper pay is $25 plus reimbursement up to $2 for each small visit you made for your mystery shopping attempts If you made 3 attempts to shop the [target] and were not able to... Continue Reading

Sampling Events at Grocery Stores in Connecticut

Hi, Creative Product Marketing is looking for experienced event specialists / brand ambassadors in the following areas for sampling event at a grocery store. DATE: May 14 or 21 (Saturdays) HOURS: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (4 hours) PAY: $60 Must provide an electric skillet, extension cord, table and... Continue Reading

QUESTION for Current or Former Grocery Store Employees

There is one MSC whose grocery shops I take. Their MAIN Client has a Customer Service Scenario which seems to have been dropped from their Competitor shops (for this same MSC). The SCENARIO for this CS scenario is one I desperately try to avoid, because I can't for the life... Continue Reading

Aldi's Grocery

Just wanted to post that Aldi's now accepts credit cards at all locations. I don't carry much cash on me and use my credit card all the time, so I'm glad they are now taking credit cards. Whenever I do an Aldi's shop I have to make sure... Continue Reading

marketforce really holding out on these announced grocery audits

marketforce has these announced grocery audits that I like to do but only when bonused. They normally pay 15 with addition 15 reimbursement but usually by the second week they're getting bonused to 25, then 30 in the 3rd week and then 45. So I always wait. There's... Continue Reading

$4 MF Grocery Store Shop....

And you [i]must[/i] purchase a minimum of $5 or your shop will be invalid. And the reimbursement is $5. And you must spend at least 20 minutes in the store, and use the restroom? Double nope. I knew MF was pretty cheap, from reading posts on here. But I've just recently... Continue Reading

Grocery job

A couple days ago I did a grocery store mystery shop and audit. During the second half you're supposed to point out to the manager if there's an issue. I found cleaning issues that didn't just happen. He informed me said the week before he got 100% perfect score. That... Continue Reading

Inspections and grocery shops

I am considering taking a shop that pays $17, its one of those Certified OnSite Inspector shops. It's close to home, meets my minimum ($15) and SOUNDS relatively easy. I was going to go for it until I got to the part where they want me to pay $6 for... Continue Reading

Recommend Companies with Grocery clients?

Please recommend any companies with good grocery assignments (good reimbursement at least). I'm on the West Coast and prefer natural grocery stores (major chains are fine too)... any suggestions are appreciated! Several companies I was working for have lost grocery clients and I am hoping to find if they migrated... Continue Reading

Trendsource Grocery store shops

Happy Holidays everyone! Does anyone know if the grocery stores just released by Trendsource need to be finished by 9:00 PM or just started by that time? They are not available for me to call and my shops start tomorrow. Any help or info is GREATLY APPRECIATED!... Continue Reading

Grocery store special order

My normally active imagination isn't coming up with a reason why I would want to special order a certain size of a milk item that isn't in stock at the store. I did this same store less than a week before and used the story that the church ladies group... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shops

Does anyone know if grocery shops are done in the suburbs? The ones on my board are in the nearest metro city and I don't shop there.... Continue Reading

Grocery Audits--which MSC?

I have done grocery audits for a couple of MSCs in the past, but has anyone done the audits for both Reality Check and JM Ridgeway to compare? I was wondering if company's questionnaire is easier/harder than the other's...... Continue Reading

Where have all the Grocery Stores gone?

All of a sudden within the last week, they have all disappeared. In fact, everything in my area is gone. I am hoping it is because of the hurricane.... Or did I get the big ax?... Continue Reading

Shipt, grocery shopping for others

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Easiest Grocery Store Shops for MCs

Which are your favorite MCs for Grocery store shops? I have thought about applying for Trendsource and wonder if it'll be easy as well as a few others. I saw one where I had to observe 3 different associates and what they were doing, looking for out of stock items,... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Pricing Audits

Hello all, I'm doing my first grocery store price audit this weekend. I've read forum messages about how long it takes and stuff like that, so I'm just going to take a run at it and see what happens. My question for the group is, does anyone have any tips or... Continue Reading

Grocery shops (need to vent!)

I will not mention the company, but I just had a shop returned for additional information. I am 53 years old and I have just learned from a MSC that "location and prices" are not valid reasons why I would return to a particular grocery store as a regular... Continue Reading

Grocery Perishable Audits

Anyone do these? Are they difficult? There's one by me that is offering double what they usually do.... Continue Reading

Grocery shops asking a general question

I did a grocery shop yesterday after work and I ask a general question.. "Do you guys sell clam strips".. The person was near buy stocking eggs. In my report I mention the question that I asked and I marked the frozen section. They e-mail me back and said Were... Continue Reading

Grocery shops

I have found myself doing a ton of grocery store shops, and I've found that I really enjoy them. I'm in NJ and have done shops for the major chains offered by Market Force, but one is going out of business (and pulled all their shops) and the other... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shops

Looks like Marketforce may be losing one of it's grocery shops. There was an article in the paper about one of the stores filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy. I had 3 shops scheduled over the next two weeks. Yesterday, I got emails telling me these shops have been cancelled. The email... Continue Reading

Maritz - Grocery Audit

I have done this audit three times for a $25 bonus but, even with the bonus, it is taking too long. For the last audit, I went later in the day hoping the store had its act together and I would take less photos. Wrong. This must be the worst... Continue Reading

Market Force grocery audits

Anyone ever done them? They are paying about $30 total and say they should take about 75 minutes. I assume that means time in store with additional time for the report. If you can give me insight, please do--and thanks in advance. Robinv... Continue Reading

Grocery Shop with Customer Impact

Oh my I just finished my first and probably last grocery shop with Customer Impact!! I have seen this shop on the board never took it b/c it's not near me ( 12 miles away) but the scheduler called and offered an extra $10 to make it $20 fee... Continue Reading

Stop & Shop grocery stores

Anyone know if this company is shopped?... Continue Reading

grocery store merger

This was on facebook: Ahold: Grocery Chain Agrees to Delhaize Group Merger, Company Says Ahold operates Stop & Shop, Giant, Peapod and Martin's. Delhaize runs Food Lion and Hannaford. The merger is worth $29 billion as of Tuesday, The Wall Street Journal reports. I haven't seen Stop and Shop shopped in a year... Continue Reading

grocery shops

Since service check dropped [client name deleted] I've been looking for any other company who might have picked them up; anybody know? Or any other companies that have a lot of grocery shops (Sprouts, Whole Foods, Safeway, Trader Joe's,Nob Hill, Raleys, other natural stores?) I'm in CA. [I]Mod note: Please do... Continue Reading

Has 3 Grocery Audits under my belt. Will you share your bag of tricks to get these done easier?

Anyone care to share their secrets or strategy on how to note, and do these shops efficiently. Getting ready to tackle electronics here in Chicago. Thanks...... Continue Reading

What 3 questions to ask grocery store employees.

I am considering completing some grocery store employee review shops. I am just now sure what to ask the employees, other than where to find a certain item in the store?... Continue Reading

I wish they would change this about the grocery store...embarrassed....

The certain big grocery chain in the south where you have to tell customer service you did not get an item in your bag and wait to see what they do (offer refund, offer replacement or offer nothing without a receipt) It's embarrassing because: 1. It feels like stealing in a way.... Continue Reading

Questions to ask when evaluating Grocery Associates

I like to do grocery shops - it doesn't pay a lot but I consider the reimbursement a nice reduction in my grocery bill. With these shops you evaluate one to three grocery associates by asking them a question. I need some new material - I often go... Continue Reading

grocery stores with Spanish narrative

I sooo want to do these grocery shops...!! Has anyone ever completed one? You are required to visit 6 departments...ask a question...and there are 5 or 6 narratives (that do not need to be translated). There is a 70.00 reimbursement...and typically in the past...cough, cough (IKEA) shops... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Mystery shop and revealed audits

Did anyone else notice that the purchase reimbursement has dropped from $3 to $1? They are expecting an awful lot of work for $11. Your thoughts?... Continue Reading

Question about grocery shops.

I just did a grocery shop. It should only take 30 to 40 minutes to do the shop. They require you to talk to 3 floor associates. I spent 15 minutes just looking for one floor associate. There was NO ONE on the floor. They had people doing check out.... Continue Reading

Grocery Shop

Today, I did a grocery shop, and I shop there frequently when not MSing, but sometimes when I am asking the questions in each department, it seems like they have to know that I am a shopper. Of course, in most departments, I usually don't see the same employee, but... Continue Reading

Question about grocery shop

I had to visit a discount grocery store. On the way in I was stopped twice by a panhandler, who was also approaching others arriving in their cars. There was no question specifically addressing this, but there was a question about if anything left an impression, either positive... Continue Reading

Texas Grocery shoppers

I've been watching with interest the buyouts and selling offs of the major chains in the area and wondering what it will do to the mystery shopping. From what I've read, Albertson's (which is heavily shopped now) has bought out Tom Thum ( which did have their own internal... Continue Reading

looking for grocery and hotel companies

I am an experienced shopper in pa. What are some companies that do grocery store and hotel shops? Thanks!... Continue Reading

Grocery Pricing Audit

Anybody have any tips on this type of audit (the 100 items price audit) ? I just picked up two locally (big box stores so being observed will not be an issue) and I don't expect they will be difficult but it always pays to ask. I like to browse... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shop Never Again! Well maybe. Rant

I know that I have said in the past that I was done with these grocery store shops and cafe shops, but, once again, I was lured back in by an incentive. Now, I sit here, reviewing my shops performed with very good ratings from nigh unto 60 days since... Continue Reading

Steaming after a grocery shop

So, the printed ad says $17 off a turkey "With $25 minimum total purchase." My total at the register was $42 and change, which would be $25+ after the turkey discount. But it didn't ring up that way, and the manager came over to argue with me about... Continue Reading

Was I right to speak up in the grocery store?

I went to the bakery (NOT a shop) and stood at the glass counter. I was clearly visible to the two associates standing there. When I walked up, the associate was talking to another girl, who had her purse in her hand and was leaving for the day. Both were... Continue Reading

Maritz Mystery Shopping Co & grocery shops

Hi Fellow shoppers, I was offered a grocery store shop. When I looked it up I almost fainted. The work that goes with this shop and the pay just don't add up. Since I'm new with them I hated to have to say no but when I reviewed the requirements... Continue Reading

JM Ridgway & Grocery shops

I just want to say that after reading the "instructions' (which is really just a series of warnings within the survey form) I will NEVER complain about the Trend Source Grocery Shops and their silly questions again!!! Edited to add: HOWEVER, I'll take the actual SHOP any day of the... Continue Reading

Sinclair out of stock grocery stores

I apologize if this has been addressed previously. I looked but did not see it anywhere. Are these shops worth the $15? I have not signed up for these yet as it seems it could take hours to check all shelves. Any feedback appreciated!... Continue Reading

Whole Foods Grocery Audit?

Has anyone does this? Is it a total PITA? Approx how long did it take you? Thanks, friends! =)... Continue Reading

Question about ICCDS grocery shop

I want to accept a grocery shop in my area but I can't find all of the details about the shop. It just says deli 10.00 fee and reimbursement 2.00 Before I sign up I want to make sure I know what to do. I see many... Continue Reading

Sav-a-Lot Grocery Audit

Has anyone done one of these? MSC called, added a $10 bonus for this mystery shop/audit. Yep - 2 for 1. So, now it pays $20 for what is a quick shop then audit. I just pulled up the instructions and 35 page! guidelines/questionnaire. I have to laugh at... Continue Reading

Done With This Grocery Store Shop

I think I'm going to have to pass on doing the famous midwest employee owned grocery shops. I know that the MSC gives 45 to 60 days for payment and I've now gone almost the entire 60 days from being paid on the shop I did. That is just one of... Continue Reading

Trendsource and the grocery shops

I used to LOVE the grocery shops at Trendsource and was truly disappointed when the grocery chain dropped them a few years ago. They only paid $14 total, but I shopped the stores and didn't find the shops too difficult at all. Out of fondness, I picked them up when... Continue Reading

grocery stores competitor

Has anyone done these for Trend source do you have to get names of all associates that you talk to in each department? I hope I'm not sorry for taking these shops... Continue Reading

grocery shopping

Not sure how much I can say but a certain company said that a certain grocery store was not going to have mystery shops done for about a month. This was back in the beginning of May. I really miss doing them and was wondering if anyone knew... Continue Reading

Trendsource Grocery Shops

I just completed one of the new grocery shops, well at least new for me. The pay and reimbursement is the same as it used to be but the report is different and there are up to 9 interactions counting the cashier and bagger. Plus you need to... Continue Reading

Retail Grocery Audit - C Store

So I came across a job for a National/Regional C-store audit for Bare that pays pretty well which entails counting product that is "faced" on the front row. How long does this typically take? Is it for one particular product? Several products? Is there more to... Continue Reading

My first grocery audit

I took on my first grocery audit...SO not worth $10! It took about an hour in the store and an hour to do the report and upload/attach images. One employee asked if he could help me. I explained I was doing the audit. His sarcastic response was "So... Continue Reading

Price Audits.. 12000 items on an exel spreadsheet, get prices from given grocery store without getting caught.

How would one go about this? 12 000 items, recording the prices without getting caught? (Instructions explicitly say not to get caught.) The assignment is worth $450, and there are two of them, each about two hours from my home. Would it be worth spending a night in that city... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shops

So in Colorado, I did two grocery stores. One was $20 reimbursements with a $10 pay and the other was $30 with a $10 pay. They were lucrative as I loved their merchandise and it was like getting free upscale food. Now in the south, I am... Continue Reading

Maritz new client -- grocery store

I just received a email about a new grocery store client that Maritz has. They are taking over now as one of the big MSCs!!... Continue Reading

Groceries and taxes?

How are you guys counting groceries on your taxes? I'm not sure how to do it. For example, multiple grocery shops I do have a flat fee, no reimbursement, but a required purchase. Can I count the entire thing as an expense (up to the fee) or just the cheapest... Continue Reading

Market Force mentioned on a Grocery Store commercial!

I saw a [i][/i] commercial the other day and turned away just as they were saying something about customer approval and something about Market Force, then the Market Force logo was shown at the end! Have any of you seen this? Just what we need, right? ... Continue Reading

Aldi Grocery Shops

I already shop at Aldi. Has anyone done these jobs? I would definitely not go out of my way but are they worth doing if I'm already going there? Thanks for any input.... Continue Reading

grocery shop question?

I'm doing my first grocery shop tomorrow, and I was wondering - what is the general policy towards reimbursement if a gift card is part of the purchase? Say it's a $5 reimbursement, and I buy a store card and put $5 on it, and buy $3 more of... Continue Reading

Upscale Grocery shop. Kirkland, WA & Tacoma, WA $10 pay w/up to $10 reimb.

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The $8 Grocery Shop vs. Out of Stock Audit...

$8 Grocery Shop: I saw this one... you have to shop so many departments, ask a question in each department and make a lot of observations, including name tags or lack there of...ect...ect...This particular MSC has never had these until now.... I did not apply to any of them and... Continue Reading

Grocery shop snafu

I did a Sunday grocery shop around 12:30 PM and entered the report immediately upon returning from doing it. Since I didn't have another shop to do until yet another grocery shop for the same company until 3 PM the following afternoon, I didn't go online in the morning at... Continue Reading

grocery store nonsense

So someone does the special request(those who know will understand) and the cashier does not ring the item up. Shopper states special request was fulfilled but is not paid as special request does not show on receipt. Shopper could have lied and said the special request was refused but shopper told... Continue Reading

How many items per shop at Grocery stores

Hi, I'm new to being a shopper. I'm wondering typically how many items you are expected to shop at Groceries and clothes stores. How much cash I may have to spend before getting any reimbursement? Can you pl. share your experience? I hope its not too many items.... Continue Reading

Trendsource HEINOUS Grocery Shops

What in the WORLD was I thinking? There are some new TS grocery shops and I took 11 this weekend!!! I was thinking, "reimbursed groceries=Christmas $$." OMG, did anyone else take any of these? Just curious. (These are new to my area, but they may have been around a while.) Count... Continue Reading

Grocery Shop Question

I have not done one of these yet. I am signed up with a company that has one listed but I am awaiting verification. I noticed on a office supply type store they said you could not mention a rewards card. They want the cashier to ask you for one.... Continue Reading

Midwest Grocery Stores

A chain of grocery stores in the midwest, is being shopped by a new MSP. Instead of a simple, radio-button form there is a required narrative for every department, and the shop requires that you mark your time at every department. With no pay increase but a required photo,... Continue Reading

Insights Interactions (Caliber) grocery shops

Does anyone have information about what is going on with the grocery shops? I was sent a message that the client requested that they use a completely new group of shoppers. Needless to say, I was shocked as I have been a very loyal shopper for this company, and have... Continue Reading

Multiple Listings for Grocery Store

I am new to mystery shopping and received a notice this morning of updated jobs. There are about 10 listings for the grocery store that I love. Do I request all of them and see if I get any of them? Do I only request one? ... Continue Reading

United Grocery

So, I hear Albertson's have bought out United. I was wondering why there were so many shops for United. I think maybe Albertson's is checking out our reports now and will decide which employee to keep and which one to fire and what improvements are needed etc, etc. Anyway, I wonder... Continue Reading

Question about Trendsource grocery store shop

I saw an assignment for a grocery store shop offered by Trendsource in which you purchase at least 3 items, one of which has to be placed under the cart. The limited guidelines did not state what to do if you are not asked about the item. Do... Continue Reading

Marketforce New Grocery Client

As much negative publicity I see about Marketforce on here, I woke up today to a little treat: my favorite grocery store, which was previously shopped by ****** and subsequently *********, is showing up on their job board. Better yet, the fee is better at $8 + $10... Continue Reading

Which companies shop theaters and grocery stores?

Which companies shop theaters and grocery stores?... Continue Reading

Grocery Produce Questions

I shop at grocery stores where you have to ask a produce question. I would love to hear some suggestions. I know there was a thread re groceries a few weeks ago but it just addressed questions to ask about seafood and the service counter. Thanks... Continue Reading

Help with ideas for a grocery store shop

I picked up a few grocery store shops in my area and one of the requirements is to talk to customer service. This is great and easy except for the fact that I'm running out of reasons to talk to the customer service. And I don't want them to catch... Continue Reading

Revealed Grocery Audit

Has anyone done some of these? I'm sure someone has and I just wanted to know your thoughts. I was called and asked to do one plus offered a bonus. It looks like there is a lot to look for. A few pictures are required especially non-compliant issues. Any ideas... Continue Reading

Survived a seven interactions grocery shop.....

I gotta say I am liking this board for the tips and pointers I get here.....Today I had a shop at a grocery store that required seven interactions with seven different employees and not only names but descriptions of employees, too. It seemed like too much but I remember... Continue Reading

Maritz..Grocery Shop With Reveal..Advice needed for newbie

Hello everyone! I recently signed up with Maritz and am thinking about doing a shop with them. I have done many unrevealed grocery shops with other companies and enjoy them immensely. I also have done revealed audits and enjoy doing these as well. I have never done any sort of... Continue Reading

grocery store shops and taxes

I started shopping in 2012 and am now JUST I am sloghing (sp) through my 2012 taxes. I shop several different grocery chains for as many different mscs. They all pay differnetly. #1 msc - grocery store requires a small nonreimbursed purchase and pays with a whooping $60.00 gift... Continue Reading

marketforce grocery shops?

Haven't seen them on the board this month...has anyone else? I hate their job search function, so I'm wondering if they're listed but i just can't find them.... Continue Reading

Grocery Shops

I am not seeing as many grocery shops in my area, as I have seen in the past. I used to see a ton of them and I would only take the ones close to me. Now, I am lucky to see one that is not even close... Continue Reading

Those $14 Grocery Store Shops

Can anybody tell me about the $14 "put something big under the grocery carriage" shops? There are tons in my area, all the time, but I consistently pass them by because they seem to me to be a hassle and I don't like the thought of having to a)... Continue Reading

This is a Legal Double Dipping for a Grocery Shop

For those of you with a smart phone this is legal. Find the APP receipt hog, Ibotta and or Endorse. All are for grocery items. Legal to use the receipt from the shops for this and earn a tiny amount on the side.... Continue Reading

Grocery store for the Millennial Generation.

Hi, you've been infiltrated by a non-mystery shopper wishing to exploit your no doubt well honed opinions. I'm a student of Interior Architecture who's been given an assignment - design a grocery store for a specific sub-demographic of the Millennial Generation (anyone born roughly 1980 onward). Well you can't do... Continue Reading

SE Grocery MSCs...

My family is traveling through the south-east heading to 2 weeks in the Everglades (not quite carpet-baggers, but almost). One shop that we don't have 'back home' is grocery shops; at least I have yet to find them. I am hoping that someone here would be willing to... Continue Reading

GROCERY SHOPS: Another way they may spot you!!!

In addition to past posts about cameras, store detectives, and off duty employees shopping, just remembered that many supermarkets have two glass in their meat departments. So keep this in mind when taking any notes...they might see you.... Continue Reading

FEEDBACK: Wholesome green logo grocery chain revised guidelines

Has anybody done the revised shop for the green logo, national wholesome grocery chain?? The fee has increased to $28.00, BUT... you must do a purchase and return in addition to buying 15 separate grocery items. Wondering if it is worthwhile, sounds on the surface like a hassle. Feedback please!! Thanks much... Continue Reading

I thought getting to the line at the grocery store without a debit card was embarrasing.......

I have discovered that it's even worse when you're there to do a mystery shop! I live 25 miles away from the place too! Fortunately the office was 2 minutes from there so I did a quick trip to hit up petty cash and then went back. Even with my... Continue Reading

MSI and the "groovy grocery store"

No wonder they can't get anyone to do these anymore. Now you have to go one day and buy something then return it. Then you have to purchase 15 different items (one from each department) and reimbursement is only 25.00. Anyone who knows what grocery store I'm talking about... Continue Reading

"Where Shopping is a Pleasure" Grocery Chain

Can anyone PM me with a hint about which company shops this chain based in FL? I'm in AL looking for grocery shops. I'm signed up with lots of companies and think that maybe they go so quick that I have missed them. Someone please help.... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shops in NC

Hi Everyone, I am a new shopper in the Greenville, NC area. I am looking for companies that have grocery store clients in the area (not the actual clients, just companies that supply the area). Can anyone give some advice? Thanks!... Continue Reading

Great Grocery Deals This Week

I got my grocery ads that start tomorrow. There are some really great deals: 16 oz. whole grain Barilla pasta 88 cents Progresso soups 88 cents Hamburger buns, buy 1 get 2 free! Fresh Salmon $4.99/lb. Tilapia Fillets $2.99/lb. Cabbage 33 cents/lb. at one store and 99 cents a head at another 16 oz.... Continue Reading

Amazing Deals at Grocery Stores

I used to hate the 45 minute requirement for grocery store shops. Now, I slowly go down the isles and look for good deals. On my last one, I got blue cheese (from the cheese shop) for $1.99 lb. It was $5.00 off per pound. I... Continue Reading

more grocery shops with MFI!~

I love doing grocery shops!! I logged into MFI last night and got 2 more shops for a local grocery chain .... I need to shop the store that is having the shop done and also a competitor ... so both shops have the same info. The fee is... Continue Reading

Grocery Shop--WWYD

So I got a couple grocery shops for my favorite grocery store. Yay! The pay isn't great, but if I'm going to be there anyway, might as well. Anyway, my question is this. I usually grocery shop with my toddler. I bring snacks for him and as a result he... Continue Reading

Stock up now on groceries!

This is probably not the first time your hearing this, this week but now is the time to stock up on groceries over the next several weeks. You are going to see huge increases in prices on everything come the fall after some of the worst crop yields ever for corn... Continue Reading

Aldi's grocery shops

I have been patiently waiting for them to post Aldi's and finally I got 3...... Continue Reading

Grocery store compliance shops

I have completed many compliance shops but yesterday was the first time I have ever been rudely told to leave the store right in the middle of it. I was so upset I still can't sleep. AAAARGH Anyone else had this happen? If so, how did you deal with it?... Continue Reading

Aldi's grocery shops

I got another Aldi's shop to do. The fee and reimbursement have gone up!! Fee is now $6 instead of $5 and reimbursement is up to $5 from $4. woohoo!... Continue Reading

Looking for grocery shops in Southern Illinois

main shop moved ????... Continue Reading

Roundys Grocery Shops

Who's done Roundys Shops before? I'm trying to figure out how hard/easy they are. I've done a lot of IGA and Kroger grocery store shops before, in addition to a few others. These Roundys look easy, but I'm trying to figure out how many I can add to my 200... Continue Reading

AAA? Aldi's Grocery?

Anyone know which company has these? The "prophet system" company that had the AAA's (travel, insurance, financial and cell phones) no longer lists the southeastern MA locations. Aldi's grocery I am clueless as to who is listing them but would love to try a few when I am "on the... Continue Reading

Major Grocery Store needs MSs again.

Went shopping at that major grocery store that recently cancelled their MS program. I was pleased to notice that when we were shopping them they really seemed to have improved. Not the case 2 months later. Wipe dispenser was totally open and a mess with tissues on... Continue Reading

Organic grocery shops

I know there have been a thread or two on this in the past but... I signed up for all those companies and still can't find what I'm looking for. Still only seeing two non-organic stores. The shop I'm looking for has a LOT of narratives and you have to... Continue Reading

Meijer grocery shops

Has anyone seen any. I think that these are limited to OH MI, but seem to be gone from the usual MSC. I have been doing these for years and like the store. Oh so sad.... Continue Reading

Grocery Stores

Since my very favorite grocery store is no longer going to be shopped after this month (and I'm sure many of you are bummed about it as well!) I'm trying to find out who shops other grocery stores in my area. I know of a few, but there is... Continue Reading

Share MSPs for Food, Restaurant, Grocery in (DC, MD, VA)

Hello, I've had my best luck with ACL, Marketforce, and Second-to-none. We can't name the clients, but they have ample shops for 1-3 clients each in almost every city. But 3 Months in, and I'm getting bored with the offerings (and running out!). Not even making or... Continue Reading

Grocery store shop... I think I'm SOL

I did a grocery store shop this afternoon. I had to briefly evaluate employees in 10 departments, ask a couple of questions, get half a lb. of something at the Deli, and put a big item under a cart. I've done these shops before, no problem. A bit of a... Continue Reading

Grocery store item audits?

How difficult or time-consuming are these audits? I see several of them that are not far from my area but I don't want to pick them up if they are going to be a pain in the butt.... Continue Reading

So Cal Grocery Store Strike

Have any of you gone through a grocery store strike and if so, did it effect your shoppings? Did the MSCs cancel any of them?... Continue Reading

grocery stores

Can someone PLEASE tell me who shops the major grocery store in FL "where shopping is a pleasure"??? I have looked and looked forever. I called the corp. office and all they would tell me is that they're listed on MSPA site. I think I'm signed up... Continue Reading

Henry's grocery stores

These are new to our area. Anyone shopped them before?... Continue Reading

Giant grocery shops

Does anyone know what mystery shopping company uses Giant grocery stores? I would like to do these shops.... Continue Reading

grocery stores

Do you know which shop does Albertson's and Von's?... Continue Reading

The Grocery Store

A man observed a woman in the grocery store with a three year old girl in her basket. As they passed the cookie section, the little girl asked for cookies and her mother told her, "No." The little girl immediately began to whine and fuss, and the mother said quietly,... Continue Reading

Grocery store shops

Is it me or has anyone else noticed that grocery shops are paying less and want more done for this shops? Is work it anymore considering the increasing gas prices.... Continue Reading

grocery stores or Trader Joe's

Does anyone know which companies do grocery store or Trader Joe's?... Continue Reading

Mystery shopping companies with grocery store assignments?

Does anyone know which mystery shops do grocery stores?... Continue Reading

Coupons on Grocery Shops

Hello everyone I am a new shopper and I want to know if you can use coupons on the reimbursed grocery shops?... Continue Reading

Grocery Shops

Can anyone tell me which MSP has the big grocery chain in Texas that has initials for its name? I've shopped it under two MSP's and can't find if it is still shopped. I'm not talking about the ritzy organic food version in the cities (I know... Continue Reading

Did Marketforce lose their grocery?

I haven't seen them posted in a long time on MF and now new groceries are being shopped by a different MSC. Anyone heard. All I see on MF these days is FF.... Continue Reading

Need help with "In-Store Grocery Signage Audits"

I received an eMail offering me a "Shelf Signage Audit". I have never performed this type of assignment, however, the small amount of information that was in this email, looked appealing to me. So, I signed up for it. I just received the guidelines last night, and... Continue Reading

SI grocery cert

You have to pass a certification course for most everything on this site. It is also a cumbersome and hard to maneuver site imo. But here is the question. There is a large grocery chain which requires several modules of tests to be completed. There is one exam question which... Continue Reading

Grocery Store shop

I did a grocery store shop in early February. One of the requirements is to shop and place an order in the deli. When I arrived the deli and adjoined bakery were closed. How do I know, noone was present and the lights were off. I said... Continue Reading

what companies shop grocery stores

in the dc/md/va area?... Continue Reading

grocery stores

What companies do shops other than gas stations and fast food?... Continue Reading

Harris Teeter Grocery Stores

Does anyone know who does Harris Teeter grocery stores now that GFK has obviously lost that contract?... Continue Reading

Publix Grocery Chain

REMOVED BY Mr.C T.I.A Mr.C...;)... Continue Reading

Grocery Shops Available

Did anyone see that Nationwide has grocery shops. They looks like the same ones that Market Force used to have, difference being you will get PAID $15 rather than have to buy $15 worth of groceries to keep. It is an integrity shop involving the bottom of the... Continue Reading

Grocery shops $4.00

What do you think of Grocery shops $4.00 with $5.00 reimbursement. Might as well shop for free.... Continue Reading

Grocery Stores

Please let me know what companies have grocery store shops. Thanks.... Continue Reading

Mintel's grocery survey

Anyone doing this? They give you a list of foods and you are to write down the nutrition information and a few other things for each item. The scheduler sent a mass email to explain things but I still am unclear so I just sent off an email... Continue Reading

Grocery Store Shops

What companies have grocery store shops?... Continue Reading

Have you ever used the restroom at a grocery store before becoming a mystery shopper?

Some of the things we're supposed to do during a shop seem very unnatural to me. I don't think I've ever used a restroom at a grocery store before. And I can't remember the last time I put a large item under my cart and then forgot to put... Continue Reading

Grocery store shops in Houston, TX

Does anyone know who handles mystery shopping for grocery stores in Texas?... Continue Reading

Discussions of Grocery Store Mystery Shopping

I have done 6 grocery stores in one day. (Source). September 16, 2019

I’ve only done shops for 12 of them. I don’t like reveal shops. The current grocery shops are paying so little now that I’ve stopped accepting them. (Source). September 15, 2019

On the to do list for today is a teensy grocery shop and everything else is full on work. (Source). September 15, 2019

On the to do list for today is a teensy grocery shop and everything else is full on work. (Source). September 15, 2019

I usually only do grocery stores, which have time frames. (Source). September 15, 2019

That did not include 'free' stuff such as groceries, gasoline and hardware purchases. (Source). September 13, 2019

Some people do not like that, but it is a pita when you go grocery shopping with or usually travel with one or more adults, if only the driver;s door unlocks with one touch. (Source). September 13, 2019

I just realized that the bank shop on today's MS schedule is actually the mini-branch inside of the grocery store where I need to pick up supplies this afternoon. (Source). September 12, 2019

[quote=carrilvm] I recently did grocerystoreshopsforthiscompanyandthecompanyisrefusingtopaymebecausetheysaytheanswersthatIreceivedfromstoreemployeesaretoosimilaramongthedifferentstoresIvisited. (Source). September 12, 2019

On the other hand, another good client for grocery store shops MUCH easier than trendsource and better to work with is Second to None. (Source). September 12, 2019