Some discount retailers see opportunity in the toxic stew of negative economic factors.
Off-pricers such as Bealls Outlet Stores Inc., Ross Stores Inc. and Dollar Tree Inc. all plan to expand even as department stores, apparel chains and independent boutiques retreat because of reduced consumer spending, rising unemployment, tight credit, falling home values and stock market declines.
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