Dollar General to Present at Barclays Capital Retail and Restaurants Conference

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (BUSINESS WIRE), April 16, 2012 - Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) announced today that Rick Dreiling, chairman and chief executive officer, and David Tehle, executive vice president and chief financial officer, are scheduled to make a presentation to the investment community at the Barclays Capital Retail and Restaurants Conference on Tuesday, April 24, 2012, beginning at approximately 9:30 a.m. ET. A webcast of this presentation can be accessed live through the Company’s website at www.dollargeneral.com, under "Investor Information, Conference Calls and Investor Events" and will remain available on the Company’s website through May 8, 2012.

About Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for more than 70 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!(R) by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. With over 10,000 stores in 39 states, Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer in America. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers 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.