The latest insanity from the American concerned left. That dollar stores – for Brits, think like Poundland perhaps, which is a fair old copy of the concept – diminish choice for consumers and thereby harm them.
The argument is somewhat convoluted.
As dollar stores sweep across America, they are facing growing scrutiny from opponents who argue that discount chains stifle local competition and limit poor communities’ access to healthy food. Dollar stores have never been more popular.