Dollar General Corporation
DOLLAR GENERAL CORP (Form: 8-K, Received: 03/07/2018 06:01:43)

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549


FORM 8-K


CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):   March 4, 2018



Dollar General Corporation

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tennessee

001-11421

61-0502302

(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)

(Commission File Number)

(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

100 Mission Ridge

Goodlettsville, Tennessee

 

37072

(Address of principal executive offices)

 

(Zip Code)

 

 

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   (615) 855-4000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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ITEM 5.02

DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS OF CERTAIN OFFICERS.


David B. Rickard, a member of the Board of Directors of Dollar General Corporation (the “Company”), informed the Company on March 4, 2018 that he has decided to retire from the Board of Directors and therefore will not stand for re-election at the Company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 30, 2018 (the “2018 Annual Meeting”). Mr. Rickard’s service on the Company’s Board of Directors will conclude effective as of the 2018 Annual Meeting. Mr. Rickard’s decision was not based on any disagreement with the Company.

 




SIGNATURE


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



Date:   March 6, 2018

DOLLAR GENERAL CORPORATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By:

/s/ Rhonda M. Taylor

 

 

Rhonda M. Taylor

 

 

Executive Vice President and General Counsel


   

 

 

 

 

 




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