retail store


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Noun1.retail store - a place of business for retailing goodsretail store - a place of business for retailing goods
country store, general store, trading post - a retail store serving a sparsely populated region; usually stocked with a wide variety of merchandise
department store, emporium - a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise; commonly part of a retail chain
discount house, discount store, discounter, wholesale house - a sales outlet offering goods at a discounted price
market place, mart, marketplace, market - an area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up
merchandise, product, ware - commodities offered for sale; "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"
business establishment, place of business - an establishment (a factory or an assembly plant or retail store or warehouse etc.) where business is conducted, goods are made or stored or processed or where services are rendered
shopping center, shopping centre, shopping mall, mall, plaza, center - mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; usually includes restaurants and a convenient parking area; a modern version of the traditional marketplace; "a good plaza should have a movie house"; "they spent their weekends at the local malls"
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
strip mall - a mercantile establishment consisting of a row of various stores and business and restaurants along a road or busy street; usually opening on a parking lot
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The splendid chandeliers and lustres of the drawing-room were lighted for the same reason as the lamps in the glittering retail stores of Broadway; and the brilliant effect of the taste of the young ladies was intended much like the nightly lustre of the lottery- offices, to tempt adventurers to try their chances.
On Sunday, Microsoft confirmed that it will open its flagship retail store in Manhattan, New York City.
The newly repositioned Manhattan Mall, at the heart of Manhattan's 34th Street shopping district, has announced the opening of a one-of-a-kind Madison Square Garden retail store.
Typically, the retail store has a contract with a hauler, paper packer or broker to come by and collect their bales," notes Jim Jagou, a vice president with Harris Waste Management Inc.
I concluded that one of the most straightforward examples of the ways by which the Japanese regulate business was a matter that involved me, my Japanese, American and Scandinavian neighbors, a Japanese retail store developer, an 80-something Japanese lawyer and landlord, and the city of Yokohama's department of buildings.
The acceptance of MasterCard PayPass in participating Spartan Stores has begun and will be added to additional Spartan retail store locations.
The World Wrestling Federation (WWF) has inked a 48,000 square-foot lease for its first theme restaurant and retail store at 1501 Broadway, in the heart of New York City's Times Square corridor.
NASDAQ: GMCR, BSE: GMR) announced today that while sales through the 24 weeks ended March 12, 1994 are more than 30% higher than sales during the comparable period in fiscal 1993, this rate of growth is lower than originally anticipated principally due to delays in new retail store openings and in the rate of increase in wholesale sales to certain of the Company's larger wholesale customers.
Nasdaq:PALM) today announced a new Palm[R] Retail Store, its largest store to date.
The spread in the average asking rents for retail store on a designated avenue or street is therefore interpreted with this in mind.
a wholly owned subsidiary of Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation [NYSE: PVH], today announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement and retail store license for India with Murjani India Ltd.
specialty retail store base, initially focusing on the Tri-State area and North East region.