Slatwall hooks tightly wedged into the distinctive snake-design edge of Metro-style open wire shelving. It appears unlikely they will easily become dislodged but why chance it and the panicky reaction of a customer as displays unexpectedly fall. Metro itself makes at least two styles of hooks. By all means take full advantage of the look of Metro, but avoid threatening situations and strive for safety too.

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