Martin Smarty gives Ron a new job at Smarty Mart -- be a role model for his rebellious son, Artie. Meanwhile, Drakken and Frugal Lucre team up to take over the world by taking control of Smarty Mart's new shelf-stocking robots, and now Ron, Kim, and Artie must stop them from wrecking Smarty-mart.
- At one point in this episode, Shego wears a blonde wig. Interestingly enough, Nicole Sullivan, Shego's voice actor, is a natural blonde.
- Ron was at work in this episode but Kim wasn't, probably because it was Kim's day off, making the only episode where Ron was at work but Kim wasn't.
- While planning to distract Martin Smarty, Shego remarks, "You know, I abducted the guy once...", a reference to "The Big Job".
- Shego's holding up one of the Diablo toys and pointing out what disaster they were is a nod to "So the Drama".
- When Ron says "With great pets, comes great responsibility", this is a play on the famous line spoken by Ben Parker in Spider-Man.
- The title of this episode is a reference to the first line of William Shakespeare's play, Richard III. The original line, spoken by the title character, is "Now is the winter of our discontent."