[Tagging] Pre-proposal: Newsagent / Kiosk / Tobacco / TIcket shop

Shawn K. Quinn skquinn at rushpost.com
Tue Nov 5 00:57:24 UTC 2013


On Sun, Nov 3, 2013, at 08:00 AM, Matthijs Melissen wrote:
> Dear all,
> 
> In many countries, there is a type of shop that sells most of the
> following:
> 
> - Newspapers
> - Magazines
> - Books (but not as wide selection as a book shop)
> - Stationary
[Stationery*]
> - Post cards
> - Bus tickets
> - Concert tickets
> - Lottery tickets
> - Post stamps
> - Tobacco
> - Mobile phone credit
> - Drinks and candy

In the US we'd probably call this either a newsstand or convenience
store (c-store for short). Most c-stores don't sell concert tickets or
books, but do often sell other such items like transit card reloads or
car maintenance items.

-- 
  Shawn K. Quinn
  skquinn at rushpost.com



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