Origin of big-box
Related formsbig box, noun
Examples from the Web for big-box
She appeared to be just a happy American consumer out shopping at a big-box store.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Going to Thanksgiving is like going to war; setting foot in a big-box store is like walking into World War Z.
In the 20th century, interstate highways provided the distribution networks for big-box retailers like Walmart.
The big-box retailer wanted to build in a protected New Jersey forest.
He was making $14.25 an hour when he was fired, which is not a bad wage for a guy who moves boxes around at a big-box store.Walmart Protesters Tell One Story, and Employees Tell Another|Winston Ross|September 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST