[Tagging] Shop vs amenity

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Wed Aug 26 00:09:41 UTC 2015

On 25/08/2015 10:21 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> sent from a phone
>> Am 25.08.2015 um 00:58 schrieb John Willis <johnw at mac.com>:
>> Building=retail.  <- existing
> yes, people use this tag. Personally I'm inclined to use more specific building types here, sth. like building=supermarket or department_store or ...

The difference between a building used as a supermarket compared to a department store is the internal fitout, the building remains the same.

So I use building=retail as the internal function can be changed but the building remains.
The fitout/function is then identified with shop=

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