Tag:shop=variety_store

From OpenStreetMap Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Available languages — Tag:shop=variety_store
Public-images-osm logo.svg shop = variety_store
100-Emon.jpg
Description
A variety store or price-point retailer is a retail store that sells inexpensive items
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Wikidata
Wikidata-logo.svgQ2301114
Status: De facto

A Wikipedia-16px.png variety store or price-point retailer is a retail store that sells inexpensive items, usually with a single price point for all items in the store. Typical merchandise includes cleaning supplies, toys, and confectionery.

Other names include "dollar store", "discount store", "bargain store", "bargain basement". Common franchise/brand names in the UK: poundstretcher, poundland, everything's a pound, 99p store (and many more). Common Brands/chains of these in the USA include Dollar Tree, Dollar General, Family Dollar, and Ollie's. In Canada, Dollarama is the largest dollar store chain.

How to map

Set a node Node or draw as an area Area along the building outline. Add the tag shop=variety_store.

Useful combination

Rendering

  • Mapnik: Variety store-14.svg

Photos

Similar tags

  • shop=department_store - Can be similar, but generally higher quality goods. Less compact shelves and might not have aisles with trolleys/shopping carts.
  • shop=supermarket - aisles with trolleys/carts, but tends be a lot more about food including perishable foods.
  • shop=hardware - Some overlap, with product types, particularly kitchenware & homewares, but hardware is more typically about nuts and bolts and tools etc.
  • shop=gift - shop selling gifts / greetings cards