Fortune 500 Ranks Dollar General #123

May 23, 2018
Fortune magazine recently announced its 2018 Fortune 500 list of top companies and Dollar General ranked #123, up five spaces from its previous position in 2017 as #128.

Dollar General was first mentioned on the Fortune 500 list in 1998 and has risen 136 ranks in ten years since going public in 2009. Dollar General also joined the S&P 500 in November 2012.

According to Fortune, the Fortune 500 list represents approximately $12.8 trillion in revenue, $1 trillion in profits, $21.6 trillion in market value and employment for 28.2 million people worldwide.

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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