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Dollar General Corporation Reports Record Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

Dollar General Corporation Reports Record Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

December 05, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), December 05, 2013 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported record sales, operating profit and net income for its fiscal 2013 third quarter (13 weeks) ended November 1, 2013.




Dollar General Statement on U.S. PIRG Education Fund Study

November 27, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 27, 2013 - The recent U.S. PIRG Education Fund study, Trouble in Toyland 2013, claims a toy jewelry ring set that tested twice the legal limit for lead is sold at Dollar General stores. This product is not currently, nor has ever been, sold in Dollar General stores.




Dollar General and Hostess® Provide a Sweet Deal for Customers

November 25, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 25, 2013 - Beginning this morning, Dollar General customers and Hostess lovers will rejoice as the majority of Dollar General’s 11,000 retail locations open with their shelves just a little sweeter. Today concludes a three-week rollout of five new Hostess products including eight-count CupCakes, 12-count Ding Dongs®, 10-count Twinkies®, 12-count Zingers® and 10.5 ounce bags of Hostess Donettes® Powdered Mini Donuts, all at Dollar General’s everyday low prices.




Dollar General Announces Exclusive Holiday Savings

November 21, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 21, 2013 - Today, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) begins 34 days of exclusive holiday savings on electronics, toys, clothing, décor, baking and more for every holiday need, both in-store at over 11,000 retail locations and online at www.DollarGeneral.com.




Dollar General Donates $50,000 to American Red Cross for Tornado Relief Efforts

November 18, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 18, 2013 - In response to recent tornadoes and inclement weather across the Midwest, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is donating $50,000 to the American Red Cross to support relief efforts and will also collect monetary donations at its more than 11,000 retail locations to further provide aid.




Dollar General Continues to Further its Mission of Serving Others

November 14, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 14, 2013 - Dollar General (NYSE: DG) will team up with its customers to make a difference for children across America with its annual holiday giving campaign. Beginning Nov. 15, Dollar General customers will have the opportunity to donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s Thanks and Giving® campaign or the holiday toy drive benefitting the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation or another local toy drive.




Dollar General Corporation to Webcast Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call on December 5

November 14, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 14, 2013 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) plans to report its financial results for its fiscal 2013 third quarter ended November 1, 2013, on the morning of Thursday, December 5, 2013. In connection with the announcement, Rick Dreiling, chairman and chief executive officer, and David Tehle, chief financial officer, will host a conference call on December 5, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. CT/10:00 a.m. ET.




Dollar General Announces Changes to Board of Directors

November 13, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 13, 2013 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) today announced the resignations of Raj Agrawal and Adrian Jones as members of its board of directors effective December 5, 2013. Mr. Agrawal, a member of KKR & Co. (LP), and Mr. Jones, a managing director at Goldman, Sachs & Co., have served as directors of Dollar General since 2007.




Dollar General Honors America’s Military Heroes with Veterans Day Savings

November 07, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 07, 2013 - Dollar General (NYSE:DG) is celebrating Veterans Day by offering military service members, veterans and their families a special 11-percent discount on both in-store and online purchases at www.dollargeneral.com on November 11.




Dollar General Announces Key Management Appointments

November 04, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), November 04, 2013 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) today announced an enhanced management structure to align the company for continued future growth. In this new structure, Dollar General will be better positioned to improve operational efficiencies and capitalize on the power and scale of the company.





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