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 84 Stores in March

April 07, 2003

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) reports opening 84 stores in the five-week period ended April 4, 2003. With these additional stores, as of April 4, 2003, the Company operated 6,273 stores.

The 84 newest store locations include 15 in Alabama; one in Arkansas; four in Florida; five in Georgia; one in Illinois; four in Indiana; one in Iowa; six in Louisiana; seven in Michigan; five in Mississippi; three in Missouri; two in North Carolina; one in Nebraska; four in New York; three in Ohio; three in Oklahoma; five in Pennsylvania; one in South Carolina; one in Tennessee; 10 in Texas; and two 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:  investors, Emma Jo Kauffman, +1-615-855-5525, or media,
Andrea Ewin Turner, +1-615-855-5209, both of Dollar General Corporation/
    /Web site:  http://www.dollargeneral.com /

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