GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Oct 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is offering a 10 percent discount on bulk toy purchases of $250 or more during the holiday season. This discount is available now and will continue through December 24, 2010 at Dollar General's more than 9,100 stores.
This discount was developed to assist organizations with their holiday toy drives. A longtime supporter of local toy drives, Dollar General will again host in-store toy drives to benefit children in the communities the company serves.
"Dollar General is proud to help charitable organizations during the holidays once again," said Todd Vasos, Dollar General's chief merchandising officer. "We hope this discount will help organizations stretch their dollars farther to help more children have a happy holiday."
Dollar General's toy department is overflowing with a variety of inexpensive and exciting toys for children of all ages. More than 350 toys are priced at $5 or less, including art, games, activity sets, plush animals, licensed toys and much more.
For details on the volume toy discount, please see a Dollar General sales associate or visit www.dollargeneral.com.
About Dollar General Corporation
Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 70 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!(R) by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. With more than 9,100 stores in 35 states, Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer in America. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Hanes, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com.
SOURCE: Dollar General
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