- What was the name of Big Lots before it became Big Lots?
- What is the meaning of Big Lots?
- What is Big Lots known for?
In 1970 the company began operating as Consolidated International. Consolidated launched the Odd Lots/Big Lots closeout chain in 1982. Over the years the chain grew to include stores doing business as Big Lots, Odd Lots, Mac Frugal’s Bargains * Closeouts, and Pic ‘N’ Save.
Informal. pl n. 1 often foll by: of great numbers or quantities. lots of people, to eat lots.
With more than 1,400 locations in 47 states, more and more Americans are discovering the value of Big Lots. The discount chain known for its closeout buys says its mission is to provide shoppers with “surprises in every aisle, every day” by offering unexpected prices, items and brands.