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Dollar General Corporation to Host Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call on December 4

November 24, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 24, 2014 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) plans to report its financial results for its fiscal 2014 third quarter ended October 31, 2014, on Thursday, December 4, 2014. In connection with the announcement, Rick Dreiling, chairman and chief executive officer, and David Tehle, chief financial officer, will host a conference call on Thursday, December 4, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. CT/10:00 a.m. ET.




Dollar General Announces Eight Days of Exclusive Holiday Savings

Dollar General Announces Eight Days of Exclusive Holiday Savings

November 20, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 20, 2014 - Beginning Sunday, Nov. 23, Dollar General will celebrate eight days of exclusive holiday savings on gifts, toys, electronics, clothing, décor, baking and more for every holiday need, both in more than 11,500 retail locations and online at www.dollargeneral.com.




Dollar General Affirms Commitment to Acquisition of Family Dollar

Dollar General Affirms Commitment to Acquisition of Family Dollar

November 19, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 19, 2014 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today affirmed its commitment to the acquisition of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO).




Dollar General Now Accepting American Express


Dollar General is Serving Others This Holiday Season

Dollar General is Serving Others This Holiday Season

November 13, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 13, 2014 - Dollar General begins its annual holiday giving campaign tomorrow, Nov. 14, as part of its mission of Serving Others. The retailer is partnering with St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital Thanks and Giving® campaign and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Foundation’s “You’re the Hero” toy drive, as well as other local toy drives, to offer customers an opportunity to give back this holiday season.




Dollar General Celebrates Military Service Members, Veterans and Their Families This Veterans’ Day

Dollar General Celebrates Military Service Members, Veterans and Their Families This Veterans’ Day

November 07, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 07, 2014 - This Veterans’ Day, Dollar General will offer active duty service members, veterans and their family members a special 11 percent discount on all qualifying purchases made in store and online as a way to recognize and celebrate their service on Tuesday, November 11, 2014.




Dollar General Extends Tender Offer to Acquire Family Dollar to December 31, 2014

Dollar General Extends Tender Offer to Acquire Family Dollar to December 31, 2014

October 31, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 31, 2014 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that it has extended its tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) for $80.00 per share in cash (including associated preferred share purchase rights) to 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on December 31, 2014, unless further extended. In addition, Dollar General intends to file today the definitive proxy materials with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for the Special Meeting of Shareholders of Family Dollar scheduled to be held on December 11, 2014, to vote on the merger with Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR), and to commence mailing of such definitive proxy materials to Family Dollar shareholders of record as of October 30, 2014 on or about November 3, 2014.




Dollar General to Build New Distribution Center in San Antonio, Texas

Dollar General to Build New Distribution Center in San Antonio, Texas

October 16, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 16, 2014 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) today announced plans to build a new state-of-the-art distribution center in San Antonio, Texas. It will be the 13th facility in the retailer’s growing distribution network.




Dollar General Unveils the Affordable Holiday Guide

Dollar General Unveils the Affordable Holiday Guide

October 14, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 14, 2014 - Dollar General today unveils its new Affordable Holiday Guide, showcasing how to affordably celebrate all aspects of the upcoming holiday season. With brand-name toy discounts, sneak peeks at sales on popular holiday items, expanded online offerings and an opportunity to save even more through the DG Digital Coupon program, Dollar General is offering everything to celebrate this year in style and within budget.




Dollar General Receives Second Request from FTC, as Expected, Regarding Proposed Acquisition of Family Dollar

Dollar General Receives Second Request from FTC, as Expected, Regarding Proposed Acquisition of Family Dollar

October 10, 2014

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 10, 2014 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that, as expected, it has received a request for additional information ("Second Request") from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") relating to Dollar General’s proposed acquisition of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO). The Second Request was issued under notification requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, and is a standard part of the regulatory review process.





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