Q Write a Short note on Departmental Stores?
Ans: The big joint stock companies have come in the field of retailing in the modem limes. Among these big retailing shops the Department Stores are worth mentioning. The following are the characteristics of the departmental stores:
1. A departmental stores consists upon different departments and a special items is put for sale in every department. Nevertheless, the different varieties of particular items are made available in one department.
2. Departmental stores works under a centralized management.
3. The sale or the departmental: is carried on retail basis.
4. These stores are established in the big and busy selling centers.
5. The volume of daily sale of departmental stole is fairly large.
6. These stores provide different free services.