App solution to find Loanhead trolleys

Abandoned shopping trolleys are a blight on local areas
Abandoned shopping trolleys are a blight on local areas

A Loanhead superstore is to go hi-tech in a bid to retrieve its abandoned trolleys.

Sainsbury’s Straiton has teamed up with Trolleywise, a national trolley retrieval service.

Trolleywise has produced a free smartphone app, which can be used to photograph abandoned trolleys and tag their location via GPS.

A team of drivers collects the rogue trolleys, preventing them from becoming an eyesore, and puts them back into service.

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