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Our Difference

Quality Products

Astrolift offer New Zealand's most extensive range of warehouse equipment and are dedicated to consistently enhancing the quality and variety of our product offerings.

Customer Care

We care deeply about Our Valued Clients & are always striving to offer reliable, knowledgeable & easy operational solutions.

Backup Service & Spares

Astrolift provide Prompt & reliable backup service throughout NZ & carry a huge range of spare parts – Our goal is to minimise your machine downtime.

Choosing the Right Shopping Basket for Your Store

To select the most suitable shopping basket for our retail environment, consider the following factors:

Store Size: The size and layout of your store will dictate the appropriate type and size of shopping baskets to use. Smaller stores may benefit from compact handheld baskets, while larger stores may require wheeled baskets or a combination of both.

Customer Demographics: Understanding your customer base and their preferences can help determine which shopping basket options to provide. Consider factors such as age, mobility, and shopping habits when making your decision.

Product Range: The types of products you sell will influence the size and style of shopping baskets needed. Stores with bulky or heavy items may require larger, more durable baskets, while stores with smaller items may benefit from more compact basket options.

Budget: Your budget will play a role in determining the materials, styles, and customizations available for your shopping baskets. Investing in high-quality baskets will offer long-term benefits, but it's essential to strike a balance between cost and quality.


Shopping Basket Maintenance and Care

Proper maintenance and care of retail shopping baskets will ensure their longevity and continued functionality. Here are some tips for maintaining your shopping baskets:

Regular Cleaning: Clean baskets regularly using a mild detergent and water to remove dirt and maintain hygiene. Be sure to dry metal baskets properly to prevent rust and corrosion.

Inspections: Periodically inspect baskets for signs of wear, damage, or rust. Address any issues promptly to prevent further deterioration and maintain a professional appearance.

Storage: Store baskets in a designated area, utilizing accessories such as stackers or trolley stands to maximize floor space and maintain an organized store environment.

Replacement: Monitor the condition of your baskets and replace them as needed to ensure consistent quality and functionality for your customers.


The Benefits of Astrolift


At Astrolift, we are dedicated to providing high-quality retail shopping baskets and warehouse equipment solutions that meet the diverse needs of our customers. By choosing Astrolift, you can enjoy the following benefits:

Extensive Range: Our comprehensive selection of shopping baskets, available in various sizes, materials, and styles, ensures that you will find the perfect solution for your retail environment.

Expertise: With years of experience in the industry, our team of experts is well-equipped to provide guidance and recommendations on the best shopping basket solutions for your store.

Exceptional Customer Service: Our commitment to customer satisfaction means that we prioritize support and assistance throughout the entire process, from product selection to after-sales service.

Choose Astrolift for all your retail shopping basket and warehouse equipment needs, and experience the difference that quality, expertise, and exceptional service can make for your business.

What types of materials are retail shopping baskets made from?

Retail shopping baskets are typically made from durable materials like plastic, metal, or a combination of both, designed to withstand regular use while being lightweight and easy to handle.

What sizes are available for shopping baskets?

Shopping baskets come in various sizes, ranging from small handheld baskets to larger, wheeled options, ensuring there's a suitable option for different types of stores and customer preferences.

Can I customise the color and branding of the baskets?

Yes, many suppliers offer customisable options for colors and branding, allowing you to tailor the shopping baskets to match your store's theme and promote your brand.

Are there eco-friendly shopping basket options available?

Yes, some shopping baskets are made from recycled materials or biodegradable plastics, providing a more environmentally friendly option for retailers.

What is the difference between shopping baskets and shopping carts?

Shopping baskets are handheld or wheeled containers used for smaller shopping trips, while shopping carts are larger, wheeled structures designed for more substantial purchases.

How do I choose the right shopping basket for my store?

Consider factors such as store size, customer preferences, product range, and budget when selecting the most suitable shopping basket for your retail environment.

Can I purchase shopping baskets in bulk?

Yes, most suppliers offer bulk purchasing options, which can help reduce costs and ensure a consistent supply of baskets for your store.

How do I maintain and clean shopping baskets?

Regular cleaning using mild detergent and water is recommended to maintain hygiene and appearance. For metal baskets, periodic checks for rust or damage and appropriate maintenance are advised.

What is the average lifespan of a shopping basket?

With proper care and maintenance, a high-quality shopping basket can last for several years, providing excellent value and utility for your store.