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chain store:

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commonly a shop or other establishment for the retail sale of commodities, but also a place where wholesale supplies are kept, exhibited, or sold. Retailing—the sale of merchandise to the consumer—is one of the oldest businesses in the world and was practiced
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Japan has already witnessed the faltering of its major department store chains.
In many respects, Amazon became the "Wal-Mart of the Internet" by replicating Wal-Mart's formula and starting where today's store chains weren't--that is, by providing a nearly unlimited selection of products, brands and sizes at competitive prices no matter where a customer lived.
Current law permits grocery and drug store chains a single liquor license for the entire state.
Founded in 1867 and headquartered in Birmingham, AL, Saks & Company is a subsidiary of Saks Incorporated and the parent company of Saks Fifth Avenue, an American luxury department store chain owned by the Canadian retailer, Hudson's Bay Company.
Headquartered in Cary, North Carolina, The Pantry is an independently operated convenience store chain in the southeastern United States and one of the largest independently operated convenience store chains in the country.
The second-largest department store chain in the UK said that lik-for-like sales declined by 0.8% in the 19 weeks to 10 January 2015.
FUTURE Consumer Enterprise Limited ( FCEL), the food and FMCG arm of Kishore Biyani- led Future Group, announced the acquisition of South India- centric convenience store chain Nilgiris for around ` 300 crore on Friday to gain a nationwide footprint.
The store chain generated a revenue of nearly EUR 105 million (USD 136.2m) for 2012.
Department store chain Debenhams has announced a dip in its profits after a bad winter resulted in a decrease of 5.4 per cent.
and York Mart Co., and department store chain Sogo & Seibu Co.
Summary: DUBAI - India's fastest growing fashion store chain, Jashn, opened its flagship store in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
The future looked bright for the grocery store chain, j which was at that point Utah's largest public company.