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Toggle Summary Dollar General Continues its Mission of Serving Others this Holiday
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General plans to celebrate this holiday season through its mission of Serving Others . In that spirit, the company is continuing its longstanding partnerships with the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's Thanks and GivingĀ® campaign, the Marine
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Honored by Coca-Cola Customer Veterans Day Award
Major Discount Retailer Recognized as the First Retail Recipient GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company ( NYSE : KO) plans to formally recognize Dollar General ( NYSE : DG) with its President's Veterans Recognition Award at a special event at its world headquarters in
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Announces Holiday 2017 Initiatives
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This holiday season, Dollar General ( NYSE : DG) is decking the halls and all of its aisles in more than 14,000 retail locations with savings and everyday low prices on thousands of items, all designed to help customers celebrate affordably and in style.
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Corporation Announces Webcast of its Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation ( NYSE : DG) plans to report its financial results for its fiscal 2017 third quarter ended November 3, 2017 , on Thursday, December 7, 2017 . In connection with the announcement, Todd Vasos , chief executive officer, and John
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Toggle Summary Dollar General Honors Veteran and Military Community on Veterans Day
Major discount retailer to provide 11 percent discount on November 11, 2017 GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. --(BUSINESS WIRE)-- To recognize and thank the military community for their service and sacrifice, Dollar General ( NYSE : DG) is offering an 11 percent discount on qualifying purchases to veterans,
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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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