America's largest retailer by number of stores will celebrate the
event in Merced, Calif.
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announces the opening of its 10,000th
store, giving the retailer a coast-to-coast presence for the first time
in the company's history. The landmark location is in Merced, Calif.,
which is one of the company's first stores in the state, in addition to
its 10,000th store nationwide.
"Opening the doors of our 10,000th store is a meaningful day
for all of us at Dollar General, and we are excited to celebrate the
occasion in California," said Rick Dreiling, Dollar General's chairman
and CEO. "This milestone reiterates our commitment to bringing unmatched
convenience and value to customers across the nation."
Dollar General's success has been built on its commitment to delivering
everyday household needs, food and basic apparel in convenient, small
stores. Dollar General serves customers with stores in suburban, rural
and metropolitan communities.
The first Dollar General store opened in Springfield, Ky. The discount
retailer now has 10,000 stores in 39 states.
Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com
or on Dollar General's Facebook page.
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!® 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 39 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
Dollar General Corporation
Tawn Earnest, 615-855-5209
Source: Dollar General Corporation
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