Big Lots, Inc., country’s largest closeout retailer, trades everything from seasonal products to furniture, toys, and gifts. Big Lots operates over thousands of closeout stores in 45 states. Big Lots considers that a product’s shelf life is wholly dependent on which shelf it’s on. Big Lots is North America’s 1st broad line retailer with about thousands of stores in 48 US states and seven states in Canada. The company sends the variety of brand-name products like food, furniture, fiddles, gift items and much more. Its wholesale division sells its discounted items to the variety of retailers, manufacturers, distributors, and wholesalers.