department store

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a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise

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The high operating costs involved in running a department store, primarily wages, building maintenance and stock, leave department stores very exposed to economic downturns.
Patrons of an urban shopping mall in a small southern city were observed ascending or descending a height of approximately five feet leading to or away from a large department store serving as one of the mall's anchor stores.
During the 1980s, some department store companies tried to expand into non-department store retailing like discounts, furniture outlets, Off-price stores, specialty stores, and supermarkets.
Abdul may not know it, but his stall is a part of the "gray market"--a bizarre network that circumvents the limited distribution of perfumes to the top department stores and puts scents in the hands of "less desirable" vendors like Abdul and the many like him who stand near the department stores on Fifth Avenue, Rodeo Drive, and the Miracle Mile.
Known locally as Lin Department Store owing to the Mandarin pronunciation of its Japanese title, the iconic facility has attracted more than 6 million visitors since reopening in June 2014.
Lotte Department Store is set to launch a new project to nurture future K-pop and TV stars in cooperation with Kiana Entertainment in a bid to generate new revenue streams in a growing market targeting parents of aspiring child stars, the department store said Tuesday.
/ AFP / Mladen ANTONOV 4 / 11 People enjoy the Christmas and New Year decoration in front of GUM department store on the Red Square in Moscow on December 11, 2018.
The snapper says his fascination with Santa began as a youngster when he made his first Christmas time visit to a department store.
High street giant Debenhams recentlyannounced plans to close around 50 stores- and it seems we could be witnessing the death of the department store.
By the time it closed the department store -- which was once the work place of TV presenter Michael Aspel -- was the largest in Wales.
They own the adjacent Hotel Kyjev, which they plan to rebuild along with other real estate in its vicinity.In the past, Lordship and Tesco held talks about the sale of the department store, but negotiations failed.
The company recently opened its 48th store at the UP Town Center in Quezon City, bringing its total department store network to 11.
The rise of the department store has been intimately linked to the history of modernity in the Atlantic world (United States, France, Britain).
[USPRwire, Wed Nov 11 2015] The "Department Store Retailing in Asia-Pacific, 2014-2019" report, published by Conlumino, provides an analysis of current and forecast market data of retail sales in different category groups in department stores retail channel across the Asia-Pacific In addition, it highlights fastest growing markets for department stores identifying key trends influencing the markets, with an emphasis on innovative retailers in the department store channel.
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