"Dollar General is excited about our tremendous opportunity for growth
in existing markets as well as in new markets such as
The projected jobs follow on the heels of three years of positive job growth for the company. Including 2012, the company will have created more than 21,000 new jobs since 2009.
In addition to 625 new stores in 2012, the company plans to remodel or
relocate 550 stores and open a distribution center in
This press release contains forward-looking information regarding the
Company's job creation expectations and store growth plans. All
forward-looking information should be evaluated in the context of the
risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results to
differ materially from that expressed or implied by these
forward-looking statements, including but not limited to: the
availability of attractive store locations; the absence of occupancy
delays; the ability to negotiate favorable lease terms; the ability to
hire and train new personnel, especially store managers; the ability to
identify customer demand in different geographic areas; general economic
conditions; the availability of sufficient funds for expansion;
financial and capital market conditions; natural disasters; competition;
and other risks. Many of these factors are beyond the Company's control.
The Company discusses certain of these factors more fully in its filings
Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date made. The Company undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances arising after the date on which they were made. As a result of these risks and uncertainties, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements included herein.
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