Definition of sales floor in US English:

sales floor


North American
  • The area of a store or other retail establishment where goods are displayed for sale.

    ‘the store had multiple salespeople assisting customers on the sales floor’
    ‘the majority of car purchases take place on a dealer's sales floor’
    • ‘It's is a huge facility—approximately 40,000 square feet, with half of the space devoted to the sales floor.’
    • ‘All retail warehouses must secure merchandise stored on shelves 12 feet or more above the sales floor.’
    • ‘We were invited beyond the sales floor into several of the workshops.’
    • ‘Our managers understand what a good salesperson is, because we promote exclusively from our sales floor.’
    • ‘As is their custom, the price for the product wasn't out on the sales floor.’