Definition of mystery shopper in English:

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mystery shopper


A person employed to visit a shop or restaurant incognito in order to assess the quality of the goods or services.
Example sentences
  • At the same time he informed her that a mystery shopper had visited the Lincoln store on Saturday 24 October whilst the applicant was acting manager and the assessment had been a poor one.
  • The marketing consultant will act as a mystery shopper to visit all the shortlisted finalists in each category.
  • An independent mystery shopper visits all stores entered as part of the judging process.

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