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Dollar General is dominating in America. Here’s how it keeps its prices so low.

While competitors have been squeezed by growing competition from Amazon, Dollar General and the dollar-store sector in general have flourished.
TJ Maxx sells designer goods at discounted prices.

Here’s how TJ Maxx keeps its prices so low

TJ Maxx is thriving in today's retail climate. One reason for that is its low prices.

TJ Maxx has thrived while other retailers struggle in an evolving shopping industry. We shopped there and saw why.

TJ Maxx, like many other off-price retailers, is thriving. It has benefited from a disappearing middle class and a love for discounted products.
The discount chain was a welcome sight in an expensive city like Reykjavik.

I visited Bónus, the Icelandic chain of discount stores with a cult following among tourists — here’s what I saw

Bónus is an Iceland-based chain of discount stores. I visited two stores in Reykjavik to get a sense of why the stores have built up a cult following among tourists.
The discount chain was a welcome sight in an expensive city like Reykjavik.

I visited Bónus, the Icelandic chain of discount stores with a cult following among tourists — here’s what I saw

Bónus is an Iceland-based chain of discount stores. I visited two stores in Reykjavik to get a sense of why the stores have built up a cult following among tourists.
Dollar Tree offers a no-frills shopping experience.

We shopped at Dollar Tree and Dollar General to see which offered a better shopping experience, and the winner was unmistakable

Dollar Tree and Dollar General are the two biggest dollar stores in the US. We visited both to see how the shopping experience compared.
Macy's plans to add its off-price concept, Backstage, to 100 stores in 2018.

We compared shopping at TJ Maxx and the new kind of store Macy’s launched to compete, and the winner was clear

Macy's, America's biggest department-store chain is doubling down on its off-price concept, Backstage. The retailer will bring this concept to 120 of its stores by the end of 2018.
TJ Maxx offers discounts on designer clothing.

A group of TJ Maxx shoppers is accusing the store of misleading them with ‘phantom markdowns’

Four plaintiffs have filed a class-action lawsuit against TJ Maxx's parent company, TJX Companies, accusing TJ Maxx of creating "fictional" price comparisons and "phantom markdowns."
TJ Maxx was cluttered with discounted designer goods.

We shopped at Target and TJ Maxx to see which was a better store — and the winner was clear

Target and TJ Maxx are known for providing customers with a treasure-hunt style of shopping experience. We compared two of these stores in Downtown Manhattan to see which offered a better experience.

The chain hailed by Wall Street as a ‘retail treasure’ runs the most disastrous store we’ve ever seen

Ross Stores has been deemed the future of retail, but if that's true, the future looks pretty ugly.