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Aug 19, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) reached a new milestone this morning as it hosted hundreds of excited customers in Dauphin, Pennsylvania to celebrate the grand opening of the company's 14,000th store location. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the ...
Aug 28, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is supporting the American Red Cross with a $50,000 corporate donation to support the relief and recovery efforts in Texas and Louisiana following devastating floods from Hurricane Harvey. Now through September 9, 2017, Dollar Gene...
Aug 31, 2017
Net Sales Increased 8.1%; Same-Store Sales Increased 2.6% Diluted Earnings Per Share of $1.08, Including Approximately $0.02 Charge Primarily for Lease Termination Costs $306 Million of Capital Returned to Shareholders Year to Date Through the Second Quarter ...
Sep 7, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This morning, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded more than $4 million in grants to more than 960 schools, organizations and nonprofits to support youth literacy programs. Awarded annually at the academic school year's inception, these grants help support teache...
Sep 12, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In celebration of National Literacy Month in September, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) and Kellogg's (NYSE: K) are partnering on a new Here's My Story campaign aimed at sharing customers' personalized literacy and education advancements stories through programs funded by the Do...
Sep 13, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is excited to partner with the Big 12 Conference and ESPN Events to serve as the Official Discount Retail Sponsor for the Big 12 Conference for the 2017-2018 academic year. Additionally, the major discount retailer will serve as the Conference's ...
Oct 30, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that Rob Scruggs has joined the Company as chief digital and customer engagement officer, a newly created position in which he will lead the strategy for customer engagement including digital experience and tools. Scrug...
Nov 1, 2017
Major discount retailer to provide 11 percent discount on November 11, 2017 GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- To recognize and thank the military community for their service and sacrifice, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is offering an 11 percent discount on qualifying purchases to...
Nov 1, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) plans to report its financial results for its fiscal 2017 third quarter ended November 3, 2017, on Thursday, December 7, 2017. In connection with the announcement, Todd Vasos, chief executive officer, and John Garratt, chief financial ...
Nov 6, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This holiday season, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is decking the halls and all of its aisles in more than 14,000 retail locations with savings and everyday low prices on thousands of items, all designed to help customers celebrate affordably and in style. Throughout the seaso...
Nov 8, 2017
Major Discount Retailer Recognized as the First Retail Recipient GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) plans to formally recognize Dollar General (NYSE: DG) with its President's Veterans Recognition Award at a special event at its world headquarters in Atl...
Nov 15, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General plans to celebrate this holiday season through its mission of Serving Others. In that spirit, the company is continuing its longstanding partnerships with the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's Thanks and Giving® campaign, the Marine Toys ...
Dec 7, 2017
Net Sales Increased 11.0%; Same-Store Sales Increased 4.3%, Including an Estimated 30 to 35 Basis Point Net Benefit from Hurricane-Related Sales Diluted Earnings Per Share of $0.93, Including an Estimated $0.05 Hurricane-Related Net Negative Impact $512 M...
Dec 27, 2017
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced plans to build a new distribution center in Longview, Texas this morning. The state-of-the-art facility in Gregg County is expected to create approximately 400 new jobs at full capacity and serve approximately 1,000 ...
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