[Tagging] shop=discount

Warin 61sundowner at gmail.com
Sun Jun 24 23:27:51 UTC 2018

On 25/06/18 06:17, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> sent from a phone
>> On 24. Jun 2018, at 22:00, Mateusz Konieczny <matkoniecz at tutanota.com> wrote:
>> It sounds like any type of shop may have discount shop variation.
> usually the term discount shop refers to shops selling food “from the pallet”, i.e. a smaller selection and less laborious presentation, tending to bigger packages, for a cheaper price.
> Sometimes also with supposed inferior quality. Nowadays also typically sell occasionally selected non-food stuff according to the season (like tools, clothing, toys, even electronics like 1 laptop or 1 phone), but usually only from 2-3 boxes, it does not take significant space.

That is a method of retailing. It could be applied to, say, a hardware store ..

I think it should be a sub tag ... retail:method=pallet/shelf/* ??

I don't think OSM should suggest that one store is 'cheaper' than another.

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