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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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Investors have an attraction to newly built dollar stores, as evidenced by the segment's 50-basis-point premium over the entire net-lease dollar-store sector.
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High income shoppers spent 18% more at dollar stores in the second half of 2008 compared to the prior year, according to The Nielsen Company.
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Of all the retail classes vying for shopper traffic, it is dollar stores that are quietly gaining appeal.
In its recent Industry Outlook Report on Dollar Stores and Other Small Format Value Retailers, market research firm and consultancy Retail Forward predicted that the top 10 dollar stores will operate more than 27,000 locations by 2009, up from 20,000 now.
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