Discount Domination: Dollar Stores are Thriving in America – Visual Capitalist

– in Visual  Capitalist

The retail landscape is in a constant state of flux.

E-commerce is indisputably disrupting almost every imaginable aspect of retail, creating what has been coined as the “retail apocalypse”. As a result, certain segments of the market have had well publicized meltdowns – electronics and apparel, in particular – and the U.S. now has far more retail floor space available than any other nation.

That said, there is one type of store that’s thriving in this unpredictable landscape – dollar stores.

Today, we examine data from the Institute of Local Self-Reliance, which puts the scale of the United States’ dollar store boom into perspective.

dollar store nation

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Comments

  • Trevor  On September 18, 2019 at 6:24 pm

    Americans don’t have money to spend because their economy is phony and being propped up through exploitation of the third world.

  • wally n  On September 18, 2019 at 8:24 pm

    amazon is the main culprit……for dollar store expansion ..plus I have some cash invested in the dollar stores so I am good to go
    everything goes in cycles I expect a resurgence in stores, but smaller.

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