Dollar General's Holiday Helper Web Site is Ready to Assist Shoppers

Shoppers save time and money with holiday Web site

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn., Nov 06, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dollar General launched a new Web section today that is dedicated entirely to the holidays. The online Christmas solution center, located at, makes holiday planning quick and easy.

"The new section of our Web site is a one-stop site to help our customers prepare for the holidays," said Todd Vasos, Dollar General's chief merchandising officer. "Using the site, customers can easily plan their holiday shopping trip based on their budget and needs. This is another tool we're providing to help our customers plan ahead and stretch their resources farther during the holidays."

The holiday Web site features gifts for everyone, including gift ideas for kids, stocking stuffers and gifts under $10. More than 400 holiday items are featured on the site, making it simple for customers to build a comprehensive shopping list. All items on the Web site are searchable by price and category.

The Web site also helps customers prepare for the holiday season. Step-by-step tips for decorating a Christmas tree, creating a centerpiece, setting a table and decorating a mantle are among the how-tos on the site. Simple, budget-friendly recipes that will impress guests are also included on the Web site.

About Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General is the largest discount retailer in the United States by number of stores with 8,700 neighborhood stores in 35 states. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!(R) by offering quality private and national branded items that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at everyday low prices in convenient neighborhood stores. Dollar General is among the largest retailers of top-quality products made by America's most trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Fruit of the Loom, PepsiCo and Coca-Cola. The Company store support center is located in Goodlettsville, Tennessee. Dollar General's Web site can be reached at

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