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INDEX: Regulating Retail with Signs

In retail there is a great deal of information to be conveyed, some informational, some safety, some regulatory, and much promotional. Regulating Retail With Signs requires clear and effective communication of the desired information. Browse the following categories for some of the best (and worst) examples of in-store communication from across retail. Regulating Retail With Signs categories include but are not limited to: Safety, Child and Baby, Parking, Onsite Hiring, No Smoking or Vaping, Shoplifting and Anti-Theft, Loitering, Allergy Warnings, and More. For Weapon Regulation see INDEX: Guns and Weapons.

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Follow Occupancy Regulation Issues at…

Chipotle Maximum Occupancy 99 Suggests Wait For Siesta Time
Root & Sprig Maximum Occupancy Limit 29
Department Maximum Occupancy Is 3
6-Person Capacity Retail Lounge
Restroom Occupancy Limit 3187 Persons
” Cafe Occupancy By More Than 443 Unlawful
Maximum Skydiving Capacity Restricted to 194

For Regulating Retail With Signs – Safety

Don’t Handle Merchandise Unless Purchasing Directive Says Please
Flower-Petal Wet Floor Cone Adds Interest and Stability
Burger King Playground Rules Writ Large
Burger King Playground Safety Advice
Spray Paint Age Limit Warning
Tarmac Skydivers Only Warning Sign
Bounce-House Adult Supervision Required
Bloom-Bounce Play Height Requirements
Playland Watch Your Head Sign
Playland Hard-Hat Area Sign
Shirts and Shoes Required for Service
Old-Zone Senior-Citizen Warning Sign
Racism Banned Entry Sign At Rite Aid
Do-Not-Open Hay Bales Warning Sign
Anti-Social Rabbit Hutch Warning
Bad Bunny Bites Warning Sign
Ferret Cage Finger Warning Sign  ”
Garden Center Branded Blind Curve Sign
Chuck E Cheese No-High-Heels Safety Warning
Nordstrom Rack Apparel-Rack-Warning
In-Aisle Security Sign Assortment Display
” Little Adventurers Beware IKEA Warning Sign
” Beware Sleeping Dragon IKEA Danger Sign
” Do Not Hang or Climb On Legos Warning
” No Jumping, Running, or Climbing Allowed
” Do Not Climb On Display Tent Sign Warning
Bunk Bed Please Do Not Climb Warning
Bunk Bed Please Do Not Climb Redux
No Jumping, Running, or Climbing Allowed
” Winter is Here Warning Faces Wrong
” Do Not Hang or Climb On Legos Warning
” Personal Escort Services As Retail
” Do Not Use Shopping Basket On Escalator
” Macys Backstage Branded Shopping Basket
” Look Before You Leave Child Car Warning
” Code Adam Missing Child Window Decal
” No Cell Phone Or Electronic Devices Permitted
Shopping Cart and Stroller Escalator Warning ”
” Shopping Cart Rules and Regulations Built-In
” Stocking Cart Features Built-In Step Ladder
” Sub-Zero Showroom Hot Surface Caution
Walk-Like-a-Penguin Icy Condition Warning
” Caution Icy Conditions Out Of Season
” Slippery When Wet or Icy Warning Choice
” Please Keep Off The Snow Request Sign  ”
Academy of Arts Use Care Steps Down Warning
” Watch Your Step Pallet Warning for Fall
” Step Down Table-Top Booth Warning Sign
” Natural Visual Merchandising Props by Saks
” Wood And Stainless Wet Floor Warning
Interlocking Otis Elevator Barricade
Escalator Out-of-Service: Follow NM Butterflies to Elevator
Strollers Not Permitted On Escalator Sign
Hand-Tied Hand-Lettered Retail Warning
” No Disguises Permitted On Premises
Gander Mountain Firearm & Bow Restrictions
Christmas Elves At Work In Retail
Don’t Forget To Wash Your Grab-And-Go Fruit
Do Not Pull the Door-Release Pull Regardless
Occasional Pit Coil Clip in Buffet
High Wind Warning For Shopping Carts
Shopping Cart Segregation Practices at Work
Clearly Sign Retail Risks For Customer Safety
Watch For Forklifts on Psychedelic Drugs
Forklift Area Floor Graphic
Allergens Alert At Wegmans® In-Store Buffet
When-It-Rains-It-Pours Wet Floor Warning
Slipper Conditions Or Impromptu Break Dancing
Equine Regulation in Retailing
Do Not Sit Here Retail Warning
Motorcycle Hero Store Entry Display
Costco® Don’t Sit On The Merchandise
Employees Must Wash In A Fancy Frame
Colorful Wash Hands Disease Control
Fire Marshall Makes Retail Exits Easy
Emergency Exit Sign in Green
Neiman Marcus®  Retail Repair Barricade
Restroom Stall Flagged Out-of-Order
Long-Distance Watch Your Step
RubberMaid® Pop-Up Safety Cone
Euro Fixture™ Stackable Safety Signs
Ambidextrous Closed for Cleaning Advisory
Rubbermaid® Out-Of-Order Warning

Compare and Contrast Prohibition Signs at…

No Skateboarding, Rollerblading, Or Bicycling Permitted
” No Skateboards, Bicycles, Roller Blades or Scooters
” No Bicycles, Skateboards or Inline Roller Skates
All But Pets Prohibited Warning
No Pets Rest Stop For Travelers

Compare and Contrast Slippery Warnings at…

” Pet Wash Slippery-When-Wet Warning
Walk-Like-a-Penguin Icy Condition Warning
” Caution Icy Conditions Out Of Season
” Slippery When Wet or Icy Warning Choice
” Please Keep Off The Snow Request Sign ”
Slipper Conditions Or Impromptu Break Dancing
Ice-Is-Hard Ice Prevention Is Easy

Follow Wet Floor warnings at…

Chuck E Cheese Baseboard-Height Wet Floor Sign
” Wood-And-Stainless Wet Floor Warning
When-It-Rains-It-Pours Wet Floor Warning
“Slipper Conditions Or Impromptu Break Dancing”

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For Regulating Retail Signs by Title see…

Shingles Advisory Professional Display Seal of Approval
Disney Blockbuster Movies 5 Per Customer Limit
All Sales Final On Clearance Items Shelf-Talker Lays Down Rules
Tableware Not For Sale But For Showroom Staging
Prop Plants For Display Only Warning Lays Down The Law
Please Close The Door Personal Note
Handmade Colorful Leave-The-Door-Open Request
Hallmark Property Rights Claim Stakes Out Territory
Giant FlashFood Rack Purchase Restrictions
Prohibited Activities Shopping Center Notice
Caution Door Opens Outward Warning Sign
In-Aisle Security Sign Assortment Display
” Multilingual Domestic Violence Padded Poster
” Private Property Notice Lists Banned Activities
” Offenders Will Be Prosecuted Warning
” Age Limit on Gas Pump Use At Sheetz
Bounce House Inflatable Ride Age Restriction Is Curious
” Terse To-The-Point Employees Only Warning
Nothing Permitted Inside The Store No-How
Nyet Entry To Gourmanoff Russian Grocery
” Thank You For Not Being a Pain In The Ass
” Employees Only Thanks Whiteboard Warning
Spy Museum No Food Or Drinks Warning
Best Stuff Excluded From Promotional Offers
What Happens To Shoplifters in Retail?
Entry Door Warning Decals For Retail
Please Hold Hands Using Revolving Door
Maximum Skydiving Capacity Restricted to 194
Whoa! — Cool School Clothes Crossing Sign
Do Not Toss Coins From The Mezzanine and Above
DQ® Branded Excuse: Blame Jason
Kiehl’s® Do Not Touch The Harley-Davidson
No Wheeled Fun Allowed
Open and Closed Sign in Armenian
Elegant Sale Exclusions Apply Easel
No $100 Bills at Dunkin’ Donuts®
Zoo Ride Rules At The Mall
EuroFixture: No Pissing on Premises Retail Warning
Modern Retail Rules of Engagement
Gourmanoff® Gourmet Grocery Retail Rules of Engagement
No Food, No Smokes, No Pets, No Words
Restroom Sharps Container
No Cash Accepted Retail
Costco® Don’t Sit On The Merchandise
Kidgets® Playground Rules At The Mall
Warning Retail Topstocking in Progress
Watch Out for Vampires In-Store
Line Forms At Opposite End of Counter
Wegmans® Tobacco-Free, Smoke-Free Environment
Denim Lab Store-In-Store
Guns Welcome On Premises
Pro Gun Welcome Mat
No Heelys Allowed
Service Animals Only
Mall Code of Conduct
Target® No-Carts Escalator
Buyers Regret Return Policy
No Propane Allowed In Store
Watch For Moving Retail Equipment
Back-of-Store Shock Hazard Warning
Police Tape Guards Point-of-Purchase Prepack
Acura® Stop Sign in Retail Regulation
Attention Moms, Dads, Grandparents, and Guardians
Police Enforced Retail Loitering Regulation
No Juggling Beyond This Cashwrap Point
Wet Paint Warning in Wet Paint
Euro Fixture: Cashwrap Schlagbaum
Marshall’s® One Line Serves All
Parent-Child In-Store Warning
Civility Reigns Supreme in Signs
Alcohol Only This Line
No Funny Business This Christmas
Lutron® Showroom Tour in Process
Please Keep Children In Hand
Dr. Seuss Youer than You
Kobalt® Brands Sockets-for-Life
$4,000 ALNO You Break It You Bought It
Restroom Hand Wash Enforcement
Next Window at Weis
Warning: Weight Estimates Only
No, No, No, No – Bank Regulation
No Anything On Premises
No-Nonsense No Loitering Sign
IKEA® Stair as Staging
Target® Xmas Buck Stops Here
Spoon-Not-Included Disclaimer
No Hoodies Allowed” Retailing
Do-Not-Touch Exercise Equipment
No Shirt, No Shoes, No Problem
No Cell Phone Orders
Lowes® Emergency FlipChart
Take the Stairs Elevator Advisory
No Smoked Meat on Our Menu
Flashing In-Aisle Caution Light”
Mixed Signal Welcome in Retail
Adult Content in Retail
Return Policy Empowers Sales
You Bought It, You Own It!
Upscale Handle-With-Care Warning
All Sales Very, Very Final
Smoke Ye Not in Uncial Majuscules
No Bike Riding in Store
Unattended Child Warning
No Grazing … You Big Heifer
No Free Taste Tests
Retail Rules of Engagement
Get Off The Cell Phone, Bai-tch
Warning Door Eats Children
Branded Anti-Theft Warning Sign is Sophisticated
Mall Cops a Phone Call Away
Shoplifters Put On Stern Notice!
Handicapped Store Front Decal
Mind the Gap

Compare Retail Dress Code Restrictions at…

No-Hats No-Hoods No-Sunglasses Dress Code
No Shirt, No Shoes, No Problem
Shirts and Shoes Required for Service
No Shirt Shoe Service Warning

Follow Do Not Enter Retail Signs at…

Exit-Only Do-Not-Enter Sign
Slotted Slide-Together Employees-Only Sign
Employees Only Secret Room Notice
Authorized-Personnel-Only Warning Emphasis
Multilingual Do Not Enter Ever Warning
” Do Not Enter Sign Visibly Violated
” No Frills Do Not Enter Warning Sign
Please Enter At Other End
Retail Ahead – Do Not Enter
Interlocking Otis Elevator Barricade
Escalator Out-of-Service: Follow NM Butterflies to Elevator
Euro Fixture: Cashwrap Schlagbaum
” Do Not Enter, Exit Only Directive
Nyet Entry To Gourmanoff Russian Grocery
” No Frills Do Not Enter Warning Sign

Compare CoronoVirus Do-Not-Enter implementations at…

Slotted Slide-Together Employees-Only Sign
CoronaVirus Victims Call-Ahead Service
Not-Feeling-Well CoronaVirus Retail Advisory
Store Not CoronaVirus Test Center

Follow Retail Solicitation Bans at…

JFK Airport Trespassing Sign and More
No Retail Soliciting Allowed
Retail Workers Unite Union-Shop Label
No Soliciting Unless Thin Mints
No Loitering Longer Than 30 Minutes
” Happy To Host, But No Soliciting Please
” No Soliciting of Any Kind Please
” No Solicitation Of Any Kind Thanks

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Regulating Retail With Signs – Child and Baby Issues…

Spray Paint Age Limit Warning
Imagi Nation Piggy Amber Alert Poster
Imagi Nation Missing Persons Reward Poster
Supervise All Children Warning Entry Sign
Crayola Play Area Age Restriction
Garden Caution Kid Zone Warning
” Little Adventurers Beware IKEA Warning Sign
” Beware Sleeping Dragon IKEA Danger Sign
” No Jumping, Running, or Climbing Allowed
” Do Not Hang or Climb On Legos Warning
” Look Before You Leave Child Car Warning
” Code Adam Missing Child Window Decal
” No Children Riding Shoulders Permitted
Shopping Cart and Stroller Escalator Warning ”
” Shopping Cart Rules and Regulations Built-In
Strollers Not Permitted On Escalator Sign
Best Child Safety Signage For Retail Regulation” (Summary Post April 27, 2017)
No Jumping, Running, or Climbing Allowed
Please Hold Hands Using Revolving Door
Lost Child Search Protocol Checklist Redux
Look-Before-You-Leave Un-Attended Child Warning
Child Shopping Cart Warnings In English Spanish and Icon
Children Must Be Supervised At All Times Imperative
Lost Child Search Protocol Checklist For Retail
Allergens Alert At Wegmans® In-Store Buffet
Retail Allergens Alert For Children
Kidgets® Playground Rules At The Mall
Do Not Place Child in Shopping Cart
Don’t-Burn-the-Baby Cup Holder Warning
In-Store Strollers Banned
Attention Moms, Dads, Grandparents, and Guardians
Warning Stripes Bar Strollers
Target® Carts-No-Kids Escalator
Watch For Moving Retail Equipment
Don’t Spread Germs To Those You Love!
Parent-Child In-Store Warning
Civility Reigns Supreme in Signs
Buckle Your Baby In, and Out
No-Candy Checkout Lane Passé?
Attention: Keep Children In Hand
Don’t Forget Your Baby
Warning Door Eats Children
Unattended Child Warning
Warning: Not a Baby Wipe
Don’t Bag the Baby

Follow Wegman’s Store Environment Regulation Signs at…

Parden Our Dust Changes To Serve You Better Sign
Flower-Petal Wet Floor Cone Adds Interest and Stability
Cool Dogs Shopping Advice For Pets Tells All
Service Animals Welcome Sign May Seem Elitist To Some
” Tobacco Free Smoke Free Environment Sign

Follow Wegman’s Handicapped Outfitting at…

” Handicapped Tea Dispenser By Gold Peak Brand
GoToShop Handicapped Shopping Cart Upgrade
Specialty Handicapped Shopping Cart Models

Follow Wegman’s Lost Child Strategies at…

Lost Child Emergency Station Stands Ready To Help
Lost Child Search Protocol Checklist For Retail

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Follow Socially Responsible Retail Signs at…

No Spitting Termination Notice Warning Sign
End Hate And Racism Lobby Sign
Macy’s Pride and Joy Support Sign
Nautica Stands With Ukraine Notice
” Music for Ukrainian Peace Poster
Leash Curb Clean Up After Pets
” Eco-Friendly Drain-to-Stream Warning
Cast-Iron Stormwater Drain Fish Logo

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Regulating Retail With Signs – No Smoking Or Vaping…

Crossings-Outlets Smoke-Free Center Declaration
Time-to-Quit-Smoking Inline Display Auto-Feed
Hillside-Farms No Smoking In Barn Sign
Hillside-Farms No Smoking Roadside Sign
Great Outdoors Smokes-Free-Zone
No-Butts-Bin Wall-Mount Cigarette Receptacle
IKEA Store-Entry Restrictions Window-Decal
Mercedes Benz Cigarette-Butt-Disposal-Strategy
Quit Smoking Inline Gondola Category Definition
Fireworks No Smoking Last Ditch Warning
” It’s Not Smoke It’s Vapor T-Shirt Comeback
No Smoking or Vaporing Allowed On Campus ”
” $250 Upcharge No Smoking Policy Table-Top Tent
” No Smoking Within 50 Feet Of Mall Entrance
” Tobacco Free Smoke Free Environment Sign
” Slimline No Smoking Cigarette Butt Receptacle
” Campus Is Smoke Free With Our Thanks
Best No Smoking Signs For Retail Regulation Now” (Summary Post April 27, 2017)
Maine Source® Declares Tobacco Free Campus
Designated Outside Smoking Area Defined
No Smoking Column Wrap Warning
Tysons Mall Smoking Permitted, Just Over There
Tysons Mall No Smoking Here Designation
Proud To Be A Tobacco Free Business
No Smoking … Including No In-Store Vaping
No Smoking In The Keystone State
Mushroom-Capped, Rubbermaid No Smoking Sentinel
No Fumar on the Flight Line, Por Favor
Texaco® Aviation Fuel Suggests No Smoking On Site
Smoke Free Building Sign in Blue
Understated No Smoking Medallion
Smoking Not Permitted Within 50 Feet
“No Smoking Unless You’re On Fire”
No Smoking Within 15 Feet of Anywhere
No Smoking: Target® Fireworks Sale
No Smoking. Have a Mint Instead!
Wegmans® Tobacco-Free, Smoke-Free Environment
No Smoking Wood Carving
No Smoking Within 15 Feet of Anywhere
Handcrafted For Xmas Smokers

Follow Dollar General Smoking Regulation at…

We-Card Blanket Threat Notice
No Under 21 Sales Window Decal

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Regulating Retail With Signs – Shoplifting and Anti-Theft…

No-Hats No-Hoods No-Sunglasses Dress Code
Fashion Jewelry Security Device Shelf-Edge Warning
Branded Anti-Theft Security Warning at Shelf-Edge
Security Cameras Playing It Safe In Retail
” Safe Family Shopping Criminal Activity Warning
” Go-Straight-To-Jail Shoplifter Warning
Individuals Subject to Search At Any Time
Cross-Hairs Branded Shoplifters Prosecuted Sign
What Happens To Shoplifters in Retail?
Branded Anti-Theft Warning Sign is Sophisticated
Mall Cops a Phone Call Away
Shoplifters Put On Stern Notice!
Gourmanoff® Gourmet Grocery Retail Rules of Engagement
Smile For The Store Video Surveillance Warning Sign
Best Shoplifting and Anti-Theft Signs In Retail” (Summary Post Mar 6, 2022)

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Regulating Retail With Signs – Loitering Restriction…

How To Enforce No Loitering In Retail” (Summary Post April 27, 2017)
No Loitering Is Not The Normal Retail Vibe
No Loitering Longer Than 30 Minutes
Police Enforced Retail Loitering Regulation
No-Nonsense No Loitering Sign

For an actual declaration of war on the unwanted see…

Prohibited Activities Shopping Center Notice
Anti-Homeless Spikes for Retail
Anti-Amenity: Don’t Trespass or Sit Here
Three-To-a-Bench Seating Limit
Anti-Social Signs Sold in Bulk
Guns Welcome On Premises
Pro Gun Welcome Mat

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Regulating Retail With Signs Seating Regulation see…

Three-To-a-Bench Seating Limit
Do Not Sit Here Retail Warning
Costco® Don’t Sit On The Merchandise
Do-Not-Sit Bar Seating Warning

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Regulating Retail With Signs – Allergy Warnings…

” Does Chinese Food Have Too Much MSG?
Retail Allergens Alert For Children
Invisible Allergy Alert Polices Display Case
” Food Allergies Warning For Try-Me Samples
Allergens Alert At Wegmans® In-Store Buffet
” Does Chinese Food Have Too Much MSG?

Follow Restaurant and Food Service Signs at…

Does Chinese Food Have Too Much MSG?
” Chipotle Honesty In Food Preparation
” Restaurant Food Safety Rating Available Online
No Smoking. Have a Mint Instead!
” Viva Farms Code of Conduct Spelled Out
” Humanely Raised Pastured Pork Promise
” Viva Farms House Beer List Entry Sign
” Popeyes Social Media Text Invitation
” Popeyes Pure Cane Sugar Branded Art
” Popeyes Red Beans and Rice Branded Art
” Popeyes Thank You For Visiting Door Decal
” Happy To Host, But No Soliciting Please
Lost Child Search Protocol Checklist For Retail

Follow Alcohol Signage and Regulation at…

Warning Contains Alcohol Advisory As If You Didn’t Know
Alcohol Purchase Restrictions Apply
Sheetz We-Card-Everyone Counter Mat
Beer-or-Wine Cover-Charge Welcome Mat

Country Club Alcohol Restrictions Regardless Of Membership
Bartender Parking Only Hospitality Retail Regulations

Follow Animal Signage and Regulation at…

No Excuse Animal Abuse Paw Print Decal
No Food Court Pets Allowed On The Turnpike
No Pets Rest Stop For Travelers
Trained Service Animals Only Welcome Sign
IKEA Store-Entry Restrictions Window-Decal
Service-Animal Cart-Riding Not Allowed
” Service Animal and Pet Friendly Retail
” No Pets Allowed, Service Animals Only
No Food, No Smokes, No Pets, No Words
” Please Do Not Chase The Ducks Or Wildlife
” Humanely Raised Pastured Pork Promise
” Keep Calm Wag On Pet Sign At Farm Store
” No Pets, Registered Assistance Dogs Only
Service Animals Only

Follow Dino Stroll Retail Regulation Outfitting at…

Make A Risky Ride Judgement Call ”
Dinosaurs Service Animal Therapy
Dinosaur Social Media Tags
Never Touch Dragons Warning
Do Not Touch Dragons Double-Down
Don’t Climb On Dinosaurs and Dragons

Follow Mark’s Wholesale Price of Admission at…

Supervise All Children Warning Entry Sign
Surveillance Camera Warning Entry Sign
No Food Or Drinks Warning Entry Sign
” Smile You’re On Camera in English and Spanish

Follow Lowes Safety Signing at…

” Employees Only Beyond This Point Warning
” Material Safety Data Sheets Signing Posted
” Lowes In-Store Emergency FlipChart

Regulating Retail With Signs – Financial Signs…

Small Business Promotes D.I.Y. Pre-Pay Discount

Regulating Cell Phones and Smart Phones…

No Cell Phone Icon Emphasis Calls Out
” No Cell Phone Or Electronic Devices Permitted
Warning To Be Courteous, No Cell Phone Calls
Get Off The Cell Phone, Bai-tch
No Cell Phone Orders

For Kalahari Resorts Fixtures and Outfitting by title see…

” Alphabetic Queue Management Signage
” Guests Only Beyond This Point Signage
” Shopping Carts Not Permitted In Hotel Rooms
” Please Do Not Sit On The Elephant
” Please Stay Off The Water Buffalo Sign
” No Sitting Please, Chair for Display Only

For all Kalahari Resorts Fixtures and Outfitting resources…

“ Kalahari Resorts Fixtures and Outfitting Pinterest Board “
Kalahari Resorts Fixtures and Outfitting Index Page ”

Compare Codes of Conduct at…

Mall Code of Conduct
” Viva Farms Code of Conduct Spelled Out

For All Regulating Retail With Signs Topics see…

Regulating Retail with Signs Pinterest Board
Regulating Retail With Signs Index Page

Regulating Retail Pinterest Board for Retail FixturesCloseUp

For all Retail Parking and Handicapped Parking resources…

“ Retail Parking and Handicapped Parking Pinterest Board “ (Pending)
Retail Parking and Handicapped Parking Index Page

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