Start Back to School Shopping "SMART" with Dollar General

July 12, 2013

 

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.—July 12, 2013— With classroom bells set to soon ring signaling the start of a new academic year, Dollar General is helping parents and students shop SMART with weekly deals, Facebook applications and additional coupons available via text.  
 
With the latest in school supplies, new décor for an organized new school year or for a new college student, school uniform and fall fashions and everything for affordable and convenient school-week meals, Dollar General is a one-stop shop for everything back to school.
 
Great deals for Dollar General’s back to school sale lasts three months beginning July 14 and continuing through September 14. Week-specific deals can be found in the new Back to School catalog available at nearly 11,000 Dollar General locations throughout the 40 states it serves.
 
More savings are available to Facebook users and those who “like” Dollar General. Through the new Dollar General Facebook application available August 1, customers can “ride the bus” to additional discounts off everyday low prices on items both in-store and online.
 
For additional smart savings, customers can text SMART to 34898 to receive special discounts throughout the back to school season and additional coupons from Dollar General. Standard text and data rates may apply.
 
For additional information, photographs or items to supplement a story, please contact the Media Relations Department at 1-877-944-DGPR (3477) or via email at pr@dg.com.
Contact(s):

Crystal Ghassemi, APR

Senior Manager of Public Relations
Email: cghassem@dollargeneral.com

Dan MacDonald

Sr. Director of Corporate Communications
Email: dmacdona@dollargeneral.com

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.

<< Back

You must be logged in to view this item.



Login

This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.