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Toggle Summary Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards More Than $8.3 Million to More Than 1,000 Schools, Nonprofits and Literacy Organizations
Grants provide funding for adult, family and summer literacy programs GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded more than $8.3 million to more than 1,000 nonprofit organizations, libraries and schools.
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Corporation Announces Pricing of $500 Million of Senior Notes
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) (the "Company") today announced the pricing of an offering (the "Offering") of $500 million of its 4.125% Senior Notes due 2028 (the "Notes"). The Notes will pay interest at a rate of 4.125% per annum and mature on May
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results; Company Provides Financial Guidance for Fiscal Year 2018
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported financial results for its fiscal year 2017 fourth quarter (13 weeks) and fiscal year (52 weeks) ended February 2, 2018 . 1 Fourth Quarter Same-Store Sales Increased 3.3%; Fiscal Year Same-Store Sales
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Announces Paid Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance Benefit
Benefits will be available to all eligible full-time and part-time employees Birth mothers to receive a total of eight weeks of paid leave All other parents to receive two weeks of paid parental leave Adoption benefit provides up to $4,000 in financial assistance GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Names New Vice President of Investor Relations and Public Relations
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) named Jennifer Beugelmans as its new Vice President of Investor Relations and Public Relations effective today. In this role, she will oversee Dollar General's investor relations, public relations, corporate communications and
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Appoints Two New Members to its Board of Directors
Company Increases Board Size to 10 GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Dollar General Corporation ( NYSE : DG) announced the appointment of Tim McGuire and Ralph Santana to its board of directors effective February 12, 2018 . "Dollar General is excited to welcome Tim and Ralph to its
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Corporation Announces Webcast of its Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation ( NYSE : DG) plans to report its financial results for its fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and full year ended February 2, 2018 , on Thursday, March 15, 2018 . In connection with the announcement, Todd Vasos , chief executive officer,
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Announces Call for New Vendors
Company holds inaugural innovation and supplier diversity summit; Encourages new vendors to apply to partner with major discount retailer GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Suppliers, companies and manufacturers with exciting new products who want to reach millions of consumers and partner
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Announces Plans to Build New Distribution Center and Create Approximately 400 New Jobs in Longview, Texas
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation ( NYSE : DG) announced plans to build a new distribution center in Longview, Texas this morning. The state-of-the-art facility in Gregg County is expected to create approximately 400 new jobs at full capacity and serve
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Net Sales Increased 11.0%; Same-Store Sales Increased 4.3%, Including an Estimated 30 to 35 Basis Point Net Benefit from Hurricane-Related Sales Diluted Earnings Per Share of $0.93 , Including an Estimated $0.05 Hurricane-Related Net Negative Impact $512 Million of Capital Returned to Shareholders
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