GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) today announced the pricing of an
underwritten secondary public offering of 25.0 million common shares at
a price to the public of $39.00 per share. The shares are being sold by
certain existing shareholders. No shares are being sold by the Company
in this offering, and it will not receive any proceeds from the offering.
In connection with the offering, certain of the selling shareholders
have granted to the underwriters an option to purchase up to 3.75
million additional shares. The offering is expected to close on December
Citigroup, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and KKR, along with Barclays Capital and
J.P. Morgan, are serving as joint book running managers for the
offering, with BofA Merrill Lynch, Wells Fargo Securities, Sanford C.
Bernstein, CICC, Macquarie Capital and HSBC acting as co-managers.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the
solicitation of an offer to buy any securities nor will there be any
sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which
such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration
or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or other
jurisdiction. Copies of the prospectus and related supplement may be
obtained by contacting any of the book running managers whose contact
information is listed at the bottom of this announcement.
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 over 9,800 stores in
38 states, Dollar General has more retail locations than any other
discount 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.
Book running managers:
Brooklyn Army Terminal
140 58th Street, 8th Floor
Toll-free: (800) 831-9146
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
200 West Street
York, NY 10282
Telephone: 1-866-471-2526, facsimile: 212-902-9316
9 West 57th Street, Suite 4200
New York, NY 10019
c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions
Edgewood, NY 11717
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
Broadridge Financial Solutions
Long Island Ave
Edgewood, NY 11717
Telephone: (631) 254-1735
Dollar General Corporation
Mary Winn Gordon, 615-855-5536
Emma Jo Kauffman,
Tawn Earnest, 615-855-5209
Source: Dollar General Corporation
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