When right-clicking on a shopkeeper, you have two options other than examine: Talk to, or Trade. Clicking trade sends you directly to the store's wares menu, where you can buy and sell goods. Clicking talk to is a more roundabout fashion of this that ends in him telling you information that can be dependant on location, or explaining the player/store stock tab.
- The shopkeeper in the Rimmington General Store appears to have a transparent shirt.
- The shopkeeper in the Varrock General Store plays a small role in the 2011 Thanksgiving event in which King Roald needs the player to order a delivery from him and other merchants. He also a role in one of Meg's cases.
- The shopkeeper in Edgeville is named Ernie.