Now that Canada has banned single-use plastic containers, a supermarket in that country has taken things to the next level with these attempts to shame shoppers who don’t bring reusable bags:

Wow, things have escalated quickly.

It’s just what they do, and even AOC might approve of the supermarket’s strategy. However, this approach could backfire:

There are people who would like to see this approach taken by stores in the U.S., but first it should be thought through, because the “backfire” factor is high:

Hmm. Maybe that was the store’s plan the whole time!