About Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 80 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, basic apparel, housewares and seasonal items at everyday low prices in convenient neighborhood locations. Dollar General operated 18,818 stores in 47 states as of October 28, 2022. In addition to high-quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Clorox, Energizer, Procter & Gamble, Hanes, Coca-Cola, Mars, Unilever, Nestle, Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's, General Mills, and PepsiCo. Learn more about Dollar General at www.dollargeneral.com. 

Dollar General Opens 58 Stores In May

June 05, 2003

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) reports opening 58 stores in the four-week period ended May 30, 2003. In the first four months of the current fiscal year, the Company has opened 281 stores. With these additional stores, as of May 30, 2003, the company operated 6,379 stores.

The 58 newest store locations include three in Alabama; one in Arkansas; seven in Florida; four in Georgia; one in Illinois; two in Louisiana; two in Michigan; three in Mississippi; one in New Jersey; five in New York; six in North Carolina; five in Ohio; two in Pennsylvania; three in South Carolina; seven in Tennessee; five in Texas; and one in West Virginia.

Dollar General is a Fortune 500® discount retailer with stores in 27 states. The Company is headquartered in Goodlettsville, Tennessee, with distribution centers in Scottsville, Kentucky; Ardmore, Oklahoma; South Boston, Virginia; Indianola, Mississippi; Fulton, Missouri; Alachua, Florida; and Zanesville, Ohio. Dollar General's Web site can be reached at www.dollargeneral.com.

SOURCE  Dollar General Corporation
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    /CONTACT:  Emma Jo Kauffman, +1-615-855-5525, Andrea Ewin Turner,
+1-615-855-5209, both of Dollar General/
    /Web site:  http://www.dollargeneral.com /

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