floorwalker

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floor·walk·er

 (flôr′wô′kər)
n.
An employee of a large store who supervises sales personnel and assists customers. Also called floor manager.

floorwalker

(ˈflɔːˌwɔːkə)
n
(Professions) the US name for shopwalker

floor•walk•er

(ˈflɔrˌwɔ kər, ˈfloʊr-)

n.
a person employed in a store to direct customers and supervise salespeople.
[1875–80, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.floorwalker - an employee of a retail store who supervises sales personnel and helps with customer problems; "a floorwalker is called a shopwalker in Britain"
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
Translations

floorwalker

(o.f.) [ˈflɔːˌwɔːkəʳ] N (US) → jefe/a m/f de sección

floorwalker

[ˈflɔːrwɔːkər] n (mainly US)chef m de rayon

floorwalker

[ˈflɔːˌwɔːkəʳ] n (esp Am) → caporeparto m/f (in grande magazzino)
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Viner, but agreed to develop and launch a program to teach Nova Scotia-based floorwalkers how to deal appropriately with customers and about racial profiling.
Even then floorwalkers were an anachronism - today the nearest equivalent is a floor manager.
It was also great fun in the William Hill shop - there were sweets for everyone and I thought the effort made by floorwalkers across the entire business was fantastic.
In Huddersfield there will be floorwalkers available to help people." Clr Khan added that the current system was expensive.
No one came to their assistance; the floorwalkers didn't interfere, the trustees looked on with indifference, even satisfaction; and the free world people on duty appeared to be helpless.
The job: I usually work in check-in but the manager wanted floorwalkers for the busy summer period so I have been doing this since June.
(17) Officers W & T work as both the CCTV operators and the floorwalkers, communicating between the floor and the control room with mobile phones, plugged into the information network of the municipal police.
"You mean these joints have already been sold?" I asked of one of the admittedly very apologetic floorwalkers. "And you only ordered four after whetting our appetites for weeks in a national advertising campaign!"
Floorwalkers in green Finance Factors aprons stood at the perimeter of the booth.