Discount stores

Supply Side: Dollar, Discount Stores Dominate Retail Store Growth for 2021

As Walmart and other retailers focus and spend heavily on omnichannel shopping, other discounters such as Dollar General, Dollar Tree and Ross have announced expansion plans for more stores in 2021. Coresight Research reports more than 3,199 new store announcements in the first quarter of 2021, compared to 2,548 closures. This is the first time […]

Warehouse stores

All Carphone Warehouse stores in Ireland are closing with immediate effect

All Carphone Warehouse stores in Ireland are closing with immediate effect. The closure of 81 stores is expected to result in more than 400 layoffs, while the company’s web business is also closing. Some staff will be retained by the company over the next few days for “operational support”. In a statement, the company said: […]

Outlet stores

Head to the outlets for a spring wardrobe

Dear Readers: Spring has arrived; maybe you’re thinking about refreshing your wardrobe, getting rid of your sweatpants and getting back to some semblance of normality, including your fashion. If you’re looking for a bargain, you might think, “Let’s go to the factory outlet.” I bet you see the Outlet Store as a repository for department […]

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Amazon considered launching discount stores last year

Amazon reportedly planned to open a chain of discount household goods and electronics stores last year. Insider Intelligence publishes hundreds of information, charts and forecasts on the payments and commerce industry. Learn more about how to become a customer. Amazon was would have will launch a chain of discount household goods and electronics stores last […]

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Amazon plans discount stores for home goods and electronics

Amazon.com explored opening discount retail stores selling a mix of home goods and electronics, a potentially significant expansion of the company’s growing portfolio of physical locations. The outlets are reportedly holding unsold inventory in Amazon warehouses with deep discounts, according to two people familiar with the plans. The company has considered opening permanent stores, as […]

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Amazon plans to offload unsold goods through pandemic-stranded discount stores

Amazon is known to have considered launching discount stores or similar outlets where it would sell the millions of unsold items that end up accumulating in its warehouses each year. These can be either permanent stores open all year round or pop-up outlets set up in high-traffic areas only during shopping season. However, it will […]

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Etailer planned to open physical discount stores before the pandemic

Forget the virtual shopping cart: Amazon aims to open discount homewares and electronics stores in the US, reports Bloomberg. In an article published yesterday, the outlet reports that plans for the stores were in their infancy last year, but discussions were halted due to pandemic concerns. Discount stores would be a way for Amazon to […]

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Opinion: Discount stores often sell products containing dangerous chemicals. Low income buyers deserve better.

well done is the national coordinator of the Campaign for Healthier Solutions. He lives in El Cajon. The COVID-19 pandemic has shed light on racial health disparities in the United States, which have sadly worsened over the past 20 years. One reason is that people of color have higher rates of chronic illnesses and illnesses […]

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Amazon reportedly explored opening discount stores to get rid of unsold electronics

Amazon explored the idea of ​​opening discount stores or outlets selling unsold electronics and household items at deep discounts, Bloomberg reported. The proceeds would come from inventory in its warehouses, and the company weighed the opening of permanent locations and pop-up stores in malls and parking lots. The inventory would be made up of smaller […]

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Amazon plans to open discount stores for electronics and home goods

The COVID-19 pandemic has stalled efforts in Amazon ( AMZN -2.66% ) open new retail stores that would sell consumer electronics and household items at discounted prices. Bloomberg reported today that the e-commerce giant studied the new concept last year, but as the coronavirus pandemic worsened, it was forced to prioritize its employees to manage […]

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Amazon explored opening home goods and discount electronics stores

In its search for additional growth after achieving dominance in many online retail categories, Amazon has built a major brick-and-mortar operation in recent years, starting with a chain of bookstores, which debuted in 2015 in an upscale Seattle. mall. Amazon Go, a convenience store without cashier which uses cameras and other sensors to track what […]

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Amazon explored opening home goods and electronics stores

Seattle: Amazon.com Inc. has explored opening discount retail stores selling a mix of home goods and electronics, a potentially significant expansion of the company’s growing portfolio of physical locations. The outlets are reportedly holding unsold inventory in Amazon warehouses with deep discounts, according to two people familiar with the plans. The company has considered opening […]