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Apr 11, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Apr 11, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the five-week period ended April 5, 2002, equaled $533.7 million compared with $461.3 million last year, an increase of 15.7 percent. Same-store sales for the March period increased 6.9 percent compare...
Apr 17, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Apr 17, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced today the signing of a $450 million fully underwritten bank commitment with SunTrust Bank and SunTrust Capital Markets. The company intends to use the proceeds along with its excess cash to refinance its existing bank facilities ...
May 9, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., May 9, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the four-week period ended May 3, 2002, equaled $427.2 million compared with $373.5 million last year, an increase of 14.4 percent. Same-store sales for the April period increased 5.5 percent compared w...
May 24, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., May 24, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced today that it intends to webcast its Annual Meeting of Shareholders. The meeting will be held at the Goodlettsville City Hall auditorium in Goodlettsville, Tennessee on Monday, June 3, 2002, at 10:00 a.m. CDT. The webcast will be...
May 30, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., May 30, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) will host a conference call today at 5:00 p.m. EDT to discuss its financial results for the first quarter of 2002.If you wish to participate, please call (630) 395-0020 at least ten minutes before the conference call is schedul...
May 30, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., May 30, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported that net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2002 increased 26.8 percent to $45.9 million, or $0.14 per diluted share, compared with $36.2 million, or $0.11 per diluted share in the first quarter of fiscal 2001. The Compa...
Jun 3, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jun 3, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) will webcast its Annual Meeting of Shareholders today at 10:00 a.m. CST. The webcast will be available on the Company's website at "http://www.dollargeneral.com ."As of May 3, 2002, Dollar General operated 5,731 neighborhood sto...
Jun 3, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.032 per share, payable July 1, 2002, to common shareholders of record on June 17, 2002.As of May 3, 2002, Dollar General operated 5,731 neighborhood stores in 27 states with distri...
Jun 3, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jun 3, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced it has named David L. Bere to its Board of Directors.Chairman and CEO Cal Turner, Jr. made the announcement saying, "Dave Bere is an experienced executive who understands senior management dynamics of both small and la...
Jun 6, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jun 6, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the four-week period ended May 31, 2002, equaled $446.1 million compared with $375.5 million last year, an increase of 18.8 percent. Same-store sales for the May period increased 9.6 percent compared wi...
Jun 19, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jun 19, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) will make a presentation to the investment community at the William Blair & Company 2002 Annual Growth Stock Conference in Chicago, Illinois on Wednesday, June 26, 2002, beginning at 10:30 a.m. CDT. A web cast of the presentation will be a...
Jun 24, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jun 24, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced today that it has completed the financing of its previously announced $450 million revolving credit facility with a syndicate of lenders led by SunTrust Robinson Humphrey as Sole Lead Arranger; SunTrust Bank as Administration Age...
Jul 11, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jul 11, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the June five- week period ended July 5, 2002, equaled $573.4 million compared with $473.8 million last year, an increase of 21.0 percent. Same-store sales for the June period increased 11.8 percent co...
Jul 30, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Jul 30, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announces the appointment of Susan S. Lanigan as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary.Chairman and CEO Cal Turner made the announcement saying, "Susan comes with great academic, corporate and legal credential...
Aug 8, 2002
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported total retail sales for the July four-week period ended August 2, 2002, equaled $434.3 million compared with $375.6 million last year, an increase of 15.6 percent. Same-store sales for the July period increased 6.6 percent compared with a 6.6...
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