Ocean State Job Lot
|Founder||Marc and Alan Perlman|
|Headquarters||North Kingstown, Rhode Island|
|New England, New York, and New Jersey|
Ocean State Job Lot, headquartered in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, is an American chain of 122 discount stores operating in New England, New York and New Jersey. The chain takes its name from Rhode Island's nickname, "The Ocean State".
Ocean State Job Lot opened for business in 1977 as a single store operation in North Kingstown, RI. The merchandise selection consists of a variety of manufacturer's overruns, overstocks and packaging changes, as well as selected other products. The company continues growing their business in the Northeast.