Dec 11. 2012-
Dollar Store Inc. The booming business of being Cheap
Family Dollar, along with other dollar stores,
has quietly become a $56-billion industry and they are opening new
locations faster than Starbucks.
Jan 07, 2012-
Why Dollarstore are Hotter than ever (Even Among The Rich)
Dollar stores are luring a lot more consumers these days, and their
rock-bottom prices aren't the only reason: The chains have undergone
major makeovers in recent years, sprucing up their dingy digs and
adding better merchandise
Dec 23, 2011-
More Shopper hit Dollarstores for Holiday Gifts
The past few years of economic struggle have been a
boom time for dollar stores.
One study has it that business has been so strong in recent
times at dollar stores, they now outnumber drugstores in the U.S.
Consumers now rank dollar stores as their second-favorite resource
for buying holiday gifts
Dec 21, 2011-
Dollar stores thrive as holiday shopping destinations
The Dollarstores that typically offer most
items for $1 or less have evolved into a go-to spot for holiday
shoppers on a tight budget or trying to get more value for their
August 8, 2010-Branching
Out For Business In Libya
In May, My Dollarstore’s chief executive officer,
Rex Mehta, traveled to Libya to sign
the contract that paves the way to open the first store there. Mehta
said he is excited at the prospect of opening the store in Libya. He
explained that because of customs/duty fees, items will sell for
1.99 dinars (Libyan currency), which is about $1.69 in U.S.
Jan 23, 2007 -
A Dollar Store's Rich Allure in India
Retailers eager to tap into the Indian market would do well to examine the success of My Dollarstore, a U.S.-based business that sells American products including Doritos chips and Kellogg's Pop-Tarts in new shopping centers across India. "We are very excited about India," says
Mr. Rex Mehta, who heads the entire operation and is chief executive officer. The company expects to have more than 400 stores in India in the next three years.
Nov 3,2005 -
Giant Discount Stores Eye Success Of Booming Dollar Store Franchises
Both heiress Paris Hilton and pop diva Jessica Simpson have cited shopping in dollar stores as a favorite pastime.
Rex Mehta, founder and president of California-based My Dollar Store, says people no longer associate dollar stores with cheap merchandise and messy stores. Now they expect to find inexpensive but quality merchandise with brand name items as well as imported products in a clean, attractive setting.
August 18, 2005 -
My Dollarstore To Open In New Delhi
New Delhi will have its first My Dollarstore Where Consumes can buy over 10,000 imported items at an attractive price of Rs. 99 per item.
Rex Mehta is the CEO of MyDollarstore Corporation based In California USA.
Feb 21,2005 -
inc.the US based retail chain made an entry into India
an American of Indian origin based in California USA, is one of the main promoters of My Dollarstore in India.
Jan 16, 2004 -
Dollarstore Inc. will provide the point of sale OEM version of the software to their franchisees throughout the world.
President, Dollarstore Corporation said, "Dollarstore POS system has all the features and functionality we could want for now and in the future. One of the strong points of the system is eRetail which allows us to see item sales as they occur anywhere the world, allowing us to prepare our distribution sites for reorders, even before the stores enter orders.
Feb 26,2003 -
More Cluck for a Buck
Rex Mehta , who believes his chain of stores will appeal to the very Indian concept of Paisa Vasool (value for money), says he aims for value, quality and variety and to take the "branding out of the retailing.
June 16, 2002 -
Deep Discount Retailing
With Dollarstore's entry into India Imminent,
Rex Mehta seems to be all set to become a unit of this country's dynamic and Multifaceted retail structure. Rex Mehta, President and CEO, shares his plans for India in this page
May 15, 2002 -
Dollarstore come to India
In an exclusive chat with IMAGES,
Rex Mehta, Founder and President, Dollarstore Corporation lays out his vision and plan for India.
May 31, 2000 - DIGS Inc., soon to be iVideoNow Inc., Selected by Dollarstore for Major MultiMedia Marketing Campaign.
Rex Mehta, Dollarstore Inc.'s founder and president, stated that his company has "ramped up for extremely rapid growth." Dollarstore, Inc.'s stated goal is to gain one million buyers by the end of 2000 and thereby become a top ten Internet shopping site.
April 13, 2000 -
Dollarstore and Bidland Form Strategic Alliance for Online Market Exchange.
"Dollarstore Corporation goal is to be the resource serving all of the general merchandise industry's needs," said
Rex Mehta, founder and president of Dollarstore Inc.. "By forming this strategic alliance with Bidland.com, we are providing a comprehensive industry exchange for the buying and selling of merchandise."
Dec 23, 1999 -
Dollarstore and ThemeWare Offer Thousands of New Internet Users a Turnkey Solution to e-commerce.
"There is no faster method available for entry into e-commerce, especially for novice Internet users," explained
Rex Mehta, president of Dollarstore Corporation "Through our joint efforts, anyone can start an online store -- or add to their existing product inventory -- without laboring to develop a Web site, procure products, fill orders or ship worldwide."
October 4, 1999 -
stores are raking in dollars faster, and offering consumers more
name products, than ever before
"Before, they associated dollar stores with inexpensive, cheap merchandise," says
Rex Mehta, founder and president of Dollarstore Inc. an e-commerce pioneer who established portal Web sites four years before today's Internet became popular. "Now it's inexpensive but quality merchandise. You have imported products, of course, but also you have some brand name items in there.
June 6, 1997 -
India West -Filtered Bottles May Save Children's Lives in India.
For India this kind of bottle is very practical, since it does not use any electricity and is low maintenance,"
Rex Mehta pointed out. "the Iodinator is a must and after six month of use, all you ever need is change the filter."