Meadville, Mississippi Celebrates "Dollar General Day"

March 07, 2018
In early March, Dollar General executives traveled to Meadville, Mississippi to celebrate “Dollar General Day” following the remodel and expansion of its store that recently added produce.

In late 2017, Meadville Mayor Lane Reed reached out to Jason Reiser, Dollar General’s executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, to inquire about the opportunity for Dollar General to provide Meadville citizens with fresh produce. After reviewing the mayor’s request, the Dollar General team  remodeled the store in February 2018 to provide Franklin County residents with fresh produce.

Dollar General’s executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, Jason Reiser, and executive vice president of store operations, Jeff Owen, as well as other Dollar General team members were present for the store’s festivities.

The Dollar General team, Meadville Mayor Pro Tem Charles Calcote and leadership from the city of Meadville celebrate “Dollar General Day” on Friday, March 2, 2018.

A customer shops at the new produce section of the recently-remodeled store in Meadville, Mississippi.

Meadville Mayor Lane Reed presents Jason Reiser, Dollar General’s executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, with the official proclamation declaring March 2, 2018 as Dollar General Day at Dollar General’s store support center in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

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 

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