About Dollar General Corporation
Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for over 75 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, clothing for the family, housewares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. Dollar General operates 13,320 stores in 43 states as of February 3, 2017. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted brands such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Hanes, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. - March 18, 2002 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.032 per share, payable April 15, 2002, to common shareholders of record on April 1, 2002.
In addition, the Company announced that it would hold and webcast its 2002 annual meeting of shareholders on Monday, June 3, 2002. Shareholders of record on April 1, 2002 will be entitled to vote at the meeting.
As of February 1, 2002, Dollar General operated 5,540 stores in 27 states.