Dollar General Helps Customers Get Ready for Back to School

July 31, 2015

Major Retailer Launches Back to School Fast Way to Save™ Digital Coupon Program;Weekly Specials Help Customers Save More on Back to School Essentials

Goodlettsville, Tennessee—(July 22, 2015) – Dollar General is helping prep customers for back to school this week with the launch of its Fast Way to Save™ digital coupon program, now through August 15. Customers will see over $250 in savings with additional weekly specials on dozens of discounts for back to school merchandise and everyday household essentials.

“Back to school is an especially busy time for our customers, and we are excited to provide a multitude of back to school essentials with great digital coupon discounts as part of our Fast Way to Save™ program,” said Dave D’Arezzo, Dollar General’s executive vice president and chief merchandising officer. “Customers can find everything they need for back to school, from school supplies to clothes, at everyday low prices and with many special deals and coupons that will help them save even more money. “

In addition to other savings, now through September 7, customers can take advantage of a special offer to save $5 on any pretax purchase of $20 or more on a wide variety of school supply items, from backpacks and lunchboxes to pens and notebooks. Plus, shoppers can stretch their budgets even further this season with over 100 back to school items priced at only $1 every day.

Dollar General also has a great selection of affordable dorm essentials available from bedding and shower essentials to appliances and fashionable décor to help college students prepare for going back to campus.
To enroll or upload these coupons, customers may login to their electronic DG Digital Coupon account either through Dollar General’s website at or through the DG mobile app.
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About Dollar General Corporation 

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) is proud to serve as America’s neighborhood general store. Founded in 1939, Dollar General lives its mission of Serving Others every day by providing access to affordable products and services for its customers, career opportunities for its employees, and literacy and education support for its hometown communities. As of August 4, 2023, the company’s 19,488 Dollar General, DG Market, DGX and pOpshelf stores across the United States and Mi Súper Dollar General stores in Mexico provide everyday essentials including food, health and wellness products, cleaning and laundry supplies, self-care and beauty items, and seasonal décor from our high-quality private brands alongside many of the world’s most trusted brands such as Coca Cola, PepsiCo/Frito-Lay, General Mills, Hershey, J.M. Smucker, Kraft, Mars, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble and Unilever.  Learn more at

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