Five Below to Start Charging More Than $5 for Some Items
Five Below has announced they will begin charging more than $5 for certain items. Here are the items you can expect to start paying more for...
- Tech products like headphones, LED keyboards, electronic games
- Selection of board games (including themed Monopoly games)
- Insulated water bottles and tumblers
- Large throw pillows
This isn't the first time Five Below has had to charge more for certain products, but it is the first time in the past 17 years according to wafb.com.
Five Below will now have a toys and games section called the "Ten Below Gift Shop" as well as an electronics section called "Ten Below Tech."
The company says "We've always done everything possible to absorb cost increases. Recently, we had to raise prices above five dollars on tech items to keep providing the products you love" as reported by wafb.com.