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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.




Dollar General Introduces New Fueling Station

October 18, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 18, 2013 - Dollar General (NYSE:DG) today announced the introduction of its first fuel station, as part of a test pilot project. The new fuel pumps are located at the Dollar General Market in Hanceville, Alabama.




Dollar General Presents $72,500 in Grants to Charlotte-Area Elementary Schools

October 12, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 12, 2013 - Dollar General, in partnership with Unilever, concluded the seventh annual “Reading Puts You on the Track to Victory” reading program by presenting grants totaling $72,500 to more than two dozen Charlotte-area elementary schools. The grants were presented to school leaders during pre-race ceremonies at the Dollar General 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Friday, October 11. Over the past seven years, the program has awarded more than $350,000 to 40 Charlotte-area schools.




Dollar General Continues to Make Holiday Shopping Affordable and Convenient

October 08, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 08, 2013 - With Christmas Day only 78 days away, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) continues to help customers save time and money with new toy discounts, sales sneak peeks, mobile coupons and everyday low prices on new holiday merchandise this season.




Dollar General Opens 11,000th Store

October 05, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 05, 2013 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) today opened its 11,000th store, further distinguishing itself as the retailer with the most stores in the United States. The company hosted a community celebration this morning to mark the grand opening of the 11,000th store, which is located in Murfreesboro, Tenn.




Dollar General Ranks No.98 on 2013 InformationWeek Magazine’s Top 500

September 09, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), September 09, 2013 - Dollar General (NYSE: DG) today announced it ranked no. 98 on this year’s InformationWeek magazine’s top 500 information technology innovators in the U.S. This is Dollar General’s first time to be included in the rankings. The full list can be on www.informationweek.com/500.




Dollar General Corporation Reports Record Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results

September 04, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), September 04, 2013 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported record sales, operating profit and net income for its fiscal 2013 second quarter (13 weeks) ended August 2, 2013.




Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards More Than $2.5 Million to Approximately 650 Schools, Nonprofits and Literacy Organizations across the U.S.

August 21, 2013

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), August 21, 2013 - The Dollar General Literacy Foundation today awarded more than $2.5 million in grants to approximately 650 schools, nonprofits and literacy organizations to support youth literacy programs.





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