be stampeded into a wave of panic buying
They started a wave of buying.
Frequent drops in the dollar parity have repeatedly touched off gold rushes.
Later on there'll be a run on clothes, too.
Liang Qi-chao s Opinions on the Rice-Plundering Movement in Hunan;
A run on sterling following its rise in value against the dollar
Many people were stamped into a wave of panic buying last month
The practice of saving surplus money and waiting to Buy what is to one's liking has replaced the Buying spree rampant a few years ago.
On the Memory about the Rice Riots of Wuxi Countryside During the period of 1930's
Looking at the Way of China Enterprises Annexing and Purchasing from International Annexing Unrest;
The customers snapped up all the humidifiers on the second day of the cold spell.
The frequent drops in the Bank interest have repeatedly touched off panic sprees
A wave of train robberies followed the Reno brothers' startling hold-up.
The Qing Government s Poor Ability to Fight Natural Calamaties and the Rice Riots in Jiangsu Province in the Decade of the Late Qing Dynasty;
The reform is not without certain risks. A recent example was the run on consumer goods in Beijing.
The fried-chicken restaurant where I was working had a big rush just before closing one day, leaving us with nothing to sell but wings.
Stock market watchers say many speculators are snapping up any stock with "Beijing" in its name in hopes of profiting from a the expected spending boom.
Fashion shoes 1: The fashion shoes manufactured by JunBao make fashion trend, are always sold out as soon as they come into the market.