GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Shoppers at Dollar General (NYSE: DG) will save more money on toys this
holiday season. Dollar General is offering a 10 percent discount on toy
purchases of $75 or more. The discount will be available in all of
Dollar General's 10,000 stores, Sept. 29 — Dec. 24, 2012.
"Dollar General is committed to helping customers stretch their holiday
budgets, and one way we are doing this is with the holiday toy
discount," said Todd Vasos, Dollar General's executive vice president,
division president and chief merchandising officer. "Toys are at the top
of many shopping lists, so we're happy to help shoppers save more on
these purchases and delight children with our great products."
Dollar General has added more licensed and branded items to its holiday
toy offering, including hot toys from Mattel®, Disney® and Hasbro®. The
discount retailer also offers a wide selection of $5 and $10 toys.
"The 10 percent toy discount is also geared toward our nonprofit
organizations to help them with their annual toy drives," said Vasos.
A longtime supporter of Toys for Tots and local toy drives, Dollar
General will host in-store toy drives to benefit children in the
communities it serves and donate $100,000 to Toys for Tots.
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 10,000
stores in 40 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
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