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Dollar General Corporation Announces Webcast of its Fourth Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that it plans to release its financial results for the fiscal 2020 fourth quarter and full year ended January 29, 2021, on March 18, 2021. In connection with the release, Todd Vasos, chief executive officer, Jeff Owen, chief operating officer, and John Garratt, chief financial officer, will host a ... read more

Dollar General Joins the Beyond the Bag Initiative as Value Sector Lead Partner

DG’s 17,000+ stores to serve as key partner in exploring more sustainable solutions to reinvent the retail bag GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) announced today its commitment to join the Consortium to Reinvent the Retail Bag as its Value Sector Lead Partner. The Consortium, through its Beyond the Bag Initiative, aims to identify, test and implement viable ... read more

Dollar General Removes Barriers for Frontline Workers to Get COVID-19 Vaccine

Dollar General and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation Announce Initial Racial Justice and Education Grant Recipients

Major Retailer Updates Key Operating Priority to Further Support Mission of Serving Others GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation announced today three initial grant recipients as part of a $5 million racial justice and education commitment shared earlier this year. This pledge reflects DG’s ongoing mission of Serving ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results

Announces Fiscal 2021 Real Estate Growth Plans GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported financial results for its fiscal year 2020 third quarter (13 weeks) ended October 30, 2020. Net Sales Increased 17.3%; Same-Store Sales Increased 12.2% Operating Profit Increased 57.3% to $773.1 million Diluted Earnings Per Share (“EPS”) Increased 62.7% ... read more

Dollar General Extends its Mission through Annual Holiday Support

Major Retailer to Collect In-Store Donations and Provide $485,000 to Nonprofits and Schools; Celebrates 15th Anniversary with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE:DG) is excited to announce its annual holiday support of the communities it calls home through in-store collections and $485,000 in donations to benefit local toy drives, ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Announces Webcast of its Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that it plans to release its financial results for the fiscal 2020 third quarter on December 3, 2020. In connection with the release, Todd Vasos, chief executive officer, Jeff Owen, chief operating officer, and John Garratt, chief financial officer, will host a conference call on December 3, 2020, at ... read more

Dollar General Announces One-Day-Only Early Holiday Savings on November 13

Major Pre-Holiday Savings Event Aims to Help Customer Shop and Save Early at Nearly 17,000 Stores and Online GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) announced an exciting pre-holiday sales event on Friday, November 13 with incredible deals to help families save more this holiday season. With specials available at nearly 17,000 stores and select offerings at ... read more

Dollar General Unveils Exciting, New and Differentiated Retail Store: Meet popshelf!

New Concept Represents Extension of the Company’s Non-Consumables Strategic Initiative; Company Announces Initial Two Stores near Nashville, Tennessee GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Dollar General (NYSE: DG) proudly announces its newest retail store concept popshelf. This new store aims to engage customers with a fun, affordable and stress-free shopping experience where they ... read more

Dollar General Promotes Emily Taylor to Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer

Major Retailer Also Announces Other Organizational Changes GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) announced Emily Taylor has been named executive vice president and chief merchandising officer effective today. Taylor, who formerly served as senior vice president of channel innovation, brings more than two decades of leadership excellence and expertise to ... read more