'Tis the season for packing the mall and racking up the credit card bill.
There's a reason Christmas as become so crassly commercial. Retailers ring up as much as 40 percent of the entire year's sales between Black Friday and Christmas day. But there is one segment of stores that skips the holiday hoopla. In fact, they seem to fly under the retail radar all year long: Dollar stores.
The three top players, Family Dollar, Dollar Tree and Dollar General, have quietly become a $56 billion...Full Story