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Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards More Than $7.5 Million to Nearly 870 Schools, Nonprofits and Literacy Organizations

Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards More Than $7.5 Million to Nearly 870 Schools, Nonprofits and Literacy Organizations

May 11, 2017
Dollar General Literacy Foundation announces the award of more than $7.5 million to nearly 870 organizations to further literacy across the 44 states the retailer serves.



Dollar General Announces Webcast of its 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders and First Quarter Earnings Conference Call

Dollar General Announces Webcast of its 2017 Annual Meeting of Shareholders and First Quarter Earnings Conference Call

May 10, 2017

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), May 10, 2017 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced the following information regarding webcasts of its 2017 annual meeting of shareholders and its first quarter earnings conference call.




Dollar General Announces Exclusive Share a Coke® Military Campaign

Dollar General Announces Exclusive Share a Coke® Military Campaign

May 08, 2017
Dollar General announces exclusive Share a Coke Military Campaign on Coca-Cola Day



Dollar General Corporation Announces Pricing of $600.0 Million of Senior Notes

Dollar General Corporation Announces Pricing of $600.0 Million of Senior Notes

March 28, 2017

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), March 28, 2017 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of an offering (the “Offering”) of $600.0 million of its 3.875% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “Notes”). The Notes will pay interest at a rate of 3.875% per annum and mature on April 15, 2027. Dollar General will pay interest on the Notes semi-annually on April 15 and October 15 of each year, commencing October 15, 2017. Issuance of the Notes is expected to occur on April 11, 2017, subject to customary closing conditions.




Dollar General Announces James W. Thorpe to Retire as Chief Merchandising Officer

Dollar General Announces James W. Thorpe to Retire as Chief Merchandising Officer

March 16, 2017

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), March 16, 2017 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced James “Jim” W. Thorpe , executive vice president and chief merchandising officer (CMO), will retire from Dollar General effective April 15, 2017.




Dollar General Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Financial Results; Company Provides Financial Guidance for Fiscal 2017

Dollar General Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Financial Results; Company Provides Financial Guidance for Fiscal 2017

March 16, 2017

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), March 16, 2017 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported financial results for its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter (14 weeks) and fiscal year (53 weeks) ended February 3, 2017.




Dollar General Announces Plans for New York Distribution Center

Dollar General Announces Plans for New York Distribution Center

February 22, 2017
Dollar General announces plans for its 16th distribution center in Amsterdam, New York.



Dollar General Corporation to Host Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call on March 16

Dollar General Corporation to Host Fourth Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call on March 16

February 15, 2017

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), February 15, 2017 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) plans to report its financial results for its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter and full year ended February 3, 2017, on Thursday, March 16, 2017. In connection with the announcement, Todd Vasos, chief executive officer, and John Garratt, chief financial officer, will host a conference call on Thursday, March 16, 2017, at 9:00 a.m. CT/10:00 a.m. ET.




Dollar General Expands to North Dakota

Dollar General Expands to North Dakota

February 11, 2017
Dollar General Expands to North Dakota; Store opening in North Dakota gives major discount retailer a presence in 44 states



Dollar General Plans to Create Approximately 10,000 New Jobs in 2017

Dollar General Plans to Create Approximately 10,000 New Jobs in 2017

February 03, 2017
Dollar General plans to create 10,000 new jobs in fiscal 2017 through new store and distribution center openings, representing a roughly 9% organic overall employee increase.




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