Bargain hunting at Japan’s 100-yen stores – Los Angeles Times

by Andrew Bender, for the Los Angeles Times

In this shopping-mad country, the latest craze is the 100-yen store. For a little more than a dollar, savvy consumers can stock up on everything from origami paper to banana cases to milk carton-shaped erasers.

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  1. Andy! What a great article. I yearn to visit one of these stores, sounds much more appealing than my old favorite, L.A.’s 99 CENTS ONLY stores.

    How do I get notices when you add to your blog? Please advise.

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