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Toggle Summary Dollar General Names Rob Scruggs as Chief Digital and Customer Engagement Officer
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation ( NYSE : DG) today announced that Rob Scruggs has joined the Company as chief digital and customer engagement officer, a newly created position in which he will lead the strategy for customer engagement including digital
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Toggle Summary Dollar General to Serve as Official Discount Retail and Exclusive Tailgate Tour Sponsor for the Big 12 Conference
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General ( NYSE : DG) is excited to partner with the Big 12 Conference and ESPN Events to serve as the Official Discount Retail Sponsor for the Big 12 Conference for the 2017-2018 academic year. Additionally, the major discount retailer will serve as
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Toggle Summary Dollar General and Kellogg's Partner to Launch the Here's My Story Campaign During National Literacy Month
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In celebration of National Literacy Month in September, Dollar General ( NYSE : DG) and Kellogg's ( NYSE : K) are partnering on a new Here's My Story campaign aimed at sharing customers' personalized literacy and education advancements stories through
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Toggle Summary Making a $4 Million Difference: Dollar General Literacy Foundation Provides Youth Literacy Grants to 960 Schools and Organizations
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This morning, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded more than $4 million in grants to more than 960 schools, organizations and nonprofits to support youth literacy programs. Awarded annually at the academic school year's inception, these grants
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Net Sales Increased 8.1%; Same-Store Sales Increased 2.6% Diluted Earnings Per Share of $1.08 , Including Approximately $0.02 Charge Primarily for Lease Termination Costs $306 Million of Capital Returned to Shareholders Year to Date Through the Second Quarter Board of Directors Declares Third
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Supports American Red Cross' Hurricane Harvey Recovery Efforts with Donation and In-Store Collections
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General ( NYSE : DG) is supporting the American Red Cross with a $50,000 corporate donation to support the relief and recovery efforts in Texas and Louisiana following devastating floods from Hurricane Harvey.
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Celebrates 14,000th Store Grand Opening
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General ( NYSE : DG) reached a new milestone this morning as it hosted hundreds of excited customers in Dauphin, Pennsylvania to celebrate the grand opening of the company's 14,000 th store location. This Smart News Release features multimedia.
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Presents Its Third Annual A Day of Beauty Event
Major discount retailer hosts fun and free event in Nashville with Kim Fields and Vivian Green GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This afternoon, thousands of visitors enjoyed a fun, informative and free community event at Dollar General's ( NYSE : DG) third annual A Day of Beauty , a
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Corporation Announces Webcast of its Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call and Scheduled Presentation at the Goldman Sachs 24th Annual Global Retailing Conference
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation ( NYSE : DG) today announced the following information regarding webcast of its second quarter earnings conference call and its scheduled presentation at the Goldman Sachs 24 th Annual Global Retailing Conference .
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Names Jason Reiser as Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer
Reiser brings over 30 years of retail experience to Dollar General GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) today announced that Jason Reiser will join the Company as executive vice president and chief merchandising officer effective, July 12 .
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