department store

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department store

n.
A large retail store offering a variety of merchandise and services and organized in separate departments.

department store

n
(Commerce) a large shop divided into departments selling a great many kinds of goods

depart′ment store`


n.
a large retail store organized into various departments of merchandise.
[1885–90, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.department store - a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandisedepartment store - a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise; commonly part of a retail chain
mercantile establishment, outlet, retail store, sales outlet - a place of business for retailing goods
retail chain - a chain of retail stores
Translations
مَحَلٌّ ذو أَقْسَام مُتَنَوِّعَةمَخْزَن ذو أقْسام مَتَنَوِّعَه
obchodní dům
stormagasin
tavaratalo
robna kuća
deildaskipt stórverslun
デパート
백화점
veleblagovnica
varuhus
ห้างสรรพสินค้า
cửa hàng bách hóa

department store

nKaufhaus nt, → Warenhaus nt

department store

ngrande magazzino

department

(diˈpaːtmənt) noun
a part or section of a government, university, office or shop. The Department of Justice; the sales department.
ˌdepartˈmental adjective
a departmental manager.
department store
a large shop with many different departments selling a wide variety of goods.

department (not departmental) store.
departuredepart

department store

مَحَلٌّ ذو أَقْسَام مُتَنَوِّعَة obchodní dům stormagasin Kaufhaus πολυκατάστημα grandes almacenes tavaratalo grand magasin robna kuća grande magazzino デパート 백화점 warenhuis varemagasin dom towarowy grande armazém, loja de departamentos универмаг varuhus ห้างสรรพสินค้า büyük mağaza cửa hàng bách hóa 百货商店
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Big W is a chain of discount department stores. The store closures will be taking place over the next three years.
Market Share of Grocery by Format Supermarket 2007 2012 2018 100% 60.0 58.0 58.6 50% 0 Warehouse Clubs and Superstores 2007 2012 2018 100% 50% 21.8 23.4 23.0 0 Dollar Stores 2007 2012 2018 100% 50% 0 1.4 1.6 2.5 Discount Department Stores 2007 2012 2018 100% 50% 0 2.1 1.6 1.2 Drugstores 2007 2012 2018 100% 50% 0 1.5 1.5 1.5
Retail Channel Sales Retail sales in millions Retail sales in millions 2016 2017 % CHANGE Furniture stores $48,800 $49,915 2.3% Discount department stores $43,816 $45,252 3.3% Specialty stores $27,575 $28,195 2.2% Online $23,257 $25,370 9.1% Other $19,237 $19,266 0.2% Warehouse clubs $9,966 $10,101 1.4% Department stores $7,229 $6,620 -8.4% Designers $7,201 $7,322 1.7% Home improvement centers $6,033 $6,200 2.8% Total home furnishings $193,114 $198,241 2.7% And potential tariffs loom on the horizon.
This 664 Main Street storefront may seem like any city storefront now, but between its stint as United Public Markets from 1940 to 1954 and its current incarnation, the building for many years was the home of one of the early self-service discount department stores, The Mart.
Gen Yers, the study found, tend to spread their dollars around generously, with over half visiting a variety of outlets at least once a month, including discount department stores (the retail type they most frequent), community shopping centers, enclosed malls, department stores, big-box power centers, chain apparel stores and neighborhood business districts.
BankAmeriDeals offers cash back deals from a variety of retail categories, including discount department stores, fast food chains and casual dining restaurants.
As Walmart noted in its annual report: "Kuhn's Big K stores operated 106 discount department stores of similar size and in similar markets to those of Walmart, in a nine-state region immediately adjoining Walmart's eastern boundaries.
Dollar stores are a major reason for Walmart's growing price-image problem, while CVS and Walgreens will continue to eat the convenience stores' lunch." Market Share; Groceries/other foods CHANNEL 2002 2009 * Supermarkets 66.0% 61.6% Warehouse Clubs & Supercenters 15.6 20.6 Convenience stores 7.5 6.4 Pharmacies and drugstores 1.2 1.8 All Other GM stores 0.7 1.7 Discount Department Stores 2.2 1.0 Other stores 6.8 6.9 * Projected Source: DSR Marketing Systems, Inc.
- Second, the continued conversion of discount department stores by Wal-Mart, in particular, to Supercenters.
The adverts will also feature in the traditional print media and will be displayed on key outdoor poster sites around each of the company's UK discount department stores.