This week our Business Spotlight shines on DOTS! This discount designer wear store is located at 4952 50 St. We had a chance to chat with Ann, the owner of DOTS to learn more about this business!

What is your business?

DOTS is an Alberta-based, family-owned, designer discount clothing store. We sell mainly ladies’ clothing, with a small group of men’s and kids. We also carry an assortment of jewelry and knick-knacks.

When did you open?

1995 in Red Deer.

What would you say makes your business unique?

Because of the way our buying is done, we are able to offer up to 80% off other store prices. Our stock changes continually so there is always something new to look at.

What are some products/services that you offer?

Ladies clothing brands from Europe and North America, lots of accessories, jewelry, and knick-knacks.

Why did you choose Downtown Red Deer as the location for your business?

We wanted to be in the heart of Red Deer.

What do you think makes Downtown vibrant?

All of the eclectic mix of stores and services.

I love Downtown Red Deer because… There is a wide variety of unique stores and services that you won’t find in a mall.

If you’re looking for designer wear at a discounted price, DOTS is the place to go!