Ross will open dd's to grab low-income dollars

March 2004
Home Textiles Today;3/22/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 28, p12
Trade Publication
Announces the plan of Ross Stores to open several dd's Discounts format store in California. Inclusion of merchandise departments and categories; Establishment of stores in shopping centers and densely populated urban and suburban areas; Profile of customers targeted.


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