variety store

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variety store

n.
1. A retail store that carries a large variety of usually inexpensive merchandise.
2. A convenience store.

vari′ety store`


n.
a retail store with a wide variety of low-priced articles, as a five-and-ten.
[1760–70, Amer.]
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There are 26 retail/office units, of which 75 percent are currently leased to strong tenants such as Little Caesars and a regional 99 cents store.
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Household goods remain the most frequently purchased items at both types of outlets, with 48% of dollar-plus store shoppers and 41% of 99 cents store patrons buying that merchandise.
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If there were a 99 Cents Store for movies, cheapo pic--designed more for lonely male geeks in their teens and above than the date crowd-would fit nicely on the shelves.
Shoppers tend to make more impulse buys in the lower-price venue, with unplanned purchases comprising 66% of the typical shopping basket at a 99 cents store and 61% at a dollar-plus outlet.
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However, impulse buys account for 67% of purchases shoppers make in a 99 cents store versus 62% in a dollar-plus store, according to the survey.
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