Posted on 28 May 2011.
Stationery items are the most used items in the world. Right from a small pin to a big clipboard, these are the most consumed articles in the schools, homes as well as offices. There are a number of shops or stores who sell the Stationery products. There are some of them who are specialized where as some are general stores who stores some of the best stationery products. Based on the requirements we tend to select the stores for our stationery purchases, but still it is important to know who are the leading house who manufactures these stationery products:
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. is an American public multinational corporation that runs a chain of large discount department stores and a chain of warehouse stores. It is an American company which is operating across the world and is a huge entity. Walmart are probably the giant in the retail industry and they are the best in the world right now in selling the stationeries. You find everything in the Walmart stores, you name anything and it’s there at the Walmart. This probably is the reason of the huge success of the Walmart Stores.
Kmart is the second big retail discounting stores which is a storehouse of several equipments. The Kmart is exactly like the Walmart which is a huge store and operates in various parts of the world. Kmart deals in almost all sorts of stationery products and is the favourite shopping destinations for many stationery purchasers. They are successful because of the scale of operations and the cost advantage. Nevertheless Kmart is definitely the second best place to buy your stationeries from.
Dollarchimp is another discounting store in the United States which deals with the stationery requirements of the home and offices. Dollarchimp is a great value store in the US which satisfies the stationery needs of a number of households. It is a branch of the Dollars group and is a useful place to buy your stationery from.
4. Staples Inc.
Staples are an American multinational company which is specialized in selling stationery articles. Staples sell supplies, office machines, promotional products, and furniture, technology and business services both in stores and online. The company opened its first store in Brighton, Massachusetts in 1986. Staples have its stores across the world and are a great place to buy your stationeries from. The Staples stores are also there in the Asian countries and are doing tremendously well.
5. Hayman & Sumner Stationers
Hayman & Sumner sells a large selection of stationery and office supplies, but specializes in custom printing services. They will print everything from business cards to forms. These are one of the biggest stationery stores in the United States and are mostly liked by the visitors because of the varieties they serve. The Hayman & Sumner Stationers is Americas one of the oldest stores which is in the NYC serving the needs of a number of customers.
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Posted on 13 January 2011.
When it comes to stress busting, what can be more appealing than a hot brewing cup of coffee? When the sky grows dark and the rain pellets come down, what can make the atmosphere more complete than the rich aroma of a brew? Whatever be the state of affairs, coffee can energize your system and instantly refresh your mind. All round the world people look forward to a cup of a coffee to relieve themselves of daily exertion. It’s the pleasure of a classic fragrance and exquisite taste that makes it an ‘infamous’ concoction. The history of coffee goes back to the thirteenth century when the Ethiopian ancestors discovered the energizing effect of coffee beans. However, Arabia was the first to roast the coffee beans and brew it like what is available today in general. Lately innumerous researches were done on coffee beans to ascertain its effects. One of its positive effects is the way it enhances one’s mental abilities. It helps improve one’s alertness and increases concentration level. However researches also state that too much of coffee can lead to long term health hazards. Coffee is processed in a number of companies around the globe. However it’s the quality of coffee they sell that earns them recognition. Below are 10 of those companies that offer you the best brew in the world.
1. Starbucks Coffee
With more than 8000 outlets in U.S itself, the gigantism of this coffee chain can be well imagined. The first store got its breakthrough in 1971 in Washington. Since then, the coffeehouse company provides the best brewed coffee in the world. It is famous for its espresso based drinks, smoothies and coffee beans. It serves you your favorite just the way you want. It even offers baked goods and contained beverages.
2. Caribou Coffee
It is the second largest retailer after Starbucks. This coffee chain has around 80 worldwide franchise locations. It sells excellent beverages in its coffeehouses. Caribou is famous for its signature drink called “coolers”. A special blend of coffee with a wide pick of flavors. It also caters to espresso drinks and obviously, the “Wild Drink”.
3. Tim Horton’s
This Canada based coffee chain is widely known for its special doughnut. It claims some 3627 restaurants worldwide. The menu at the coffeehouse is short and simple. It offers only doughnut and coffee, but the quality is not to be doubted. It offers some other baked savories like Timbits and bagels.
4. Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf
“The ice blended drink” has been the specialty of this coffee chain for over 20 years now. The California based company opened in 1963 and spread its reign over 22 countries. It offers some limited edition of breweries from time to time to keep the crowd coming back time and again. The holiday blend coffee is one of its hits.
5. Coffee Beanery
The Coffee Beanery was found in 1976. The company went on to spread their franchise like wildfire and now has 131 outlets in the United States. It has also extended outwards and opened another 25 franchise stores in other countries. It serves the best coffee fandom.
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Posted on 15 June 2010.
These retail chains are well-known and largest in the United States. They generate massive revenues year after year. Let us see the top 10 retailers.
1. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc
This public corporation in the United States of America controls and maintains a number of department stores. Walmart was declared to be the largest in terms of revenue in the world in 2008. Founded in 1962 by Sam Walton, this grocery retailer provides employment to thousands every year.
2. The Home Depot
The Home Depot maintains over 2,000 retail stores in different parts of the United States and has its headquarters in Georgia. These retail stores stock up on products of construction and home improvement. In other words, it allows customers to indulge in DIY projects and therefore, save money.
3. The Kroger Co.
This supermarket retail chain has been around since 1883 and was established by Bernard Henry Kroger. The Kroger Co. owns over 2,400 supermarkets and declared about 76 billion dollars in sales during 2008. Its headquarters are in Downtown Cincinnati and it owns mall jewellery stores, hypermarkets, convenience stores and department stores all over the United States.
4. Target Corporation
Target Corporation is known all over the world as Target and was established in 1902 in Minnesota. Target has stores in every states of the United States except Vermont and is known as SuperTarget and Target Greatland as well. After Walmart, it is said to be the biggest and most well known discount retailer in the country.
5. Costco Wholesale Corporation
Costco Wholesale Corporation is known throughout the United States as Costco and is said to be the largest in the country among the membership wholesale clubs that exist. In 2009, Costco was declared to be among the top 10 largest retailers in the world. In addition to that, it also holds the largest stocks of fine wine.
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