News Releases

Dollar General Literacy Foundation Makes an $8.3 Million Impact to Approximately 1,000 Schools, Nonprofits and Literacy Organizations

Grants provide funding for adult, family and summer literacy programs GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded more than $8.3 million to approximately 1,000 nonprofit organizations, libraries and schools today. These grants will support adult, family and summer programs, which aim to enhance local literacy and education initiatives throughout the ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Reports 4.0% Same-Store Sales Growth for Fourth Quarter 2018

3.2% Same-Store Sales Growth for Fiscal Year 2018; 29th Consecutive Year of Same-Store Sales Growth Company Provides Financial Guidance for Fiscal Year 2019 GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported financial results for its fiscal year 2018 fourth quarter (13 weeks) and fiscal year (52 weeks) ended February 1, 2019. Fourth Quarter Net Sales ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Scheduled to Host Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call on March 14, 2019

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that it plans to release its financial results for the fiscal 2018 fourth quarter and full year ended February 1, 2019, on Thursday, March 14, 2019. In connection with the release, Todd Vasos, chief executive officer, and John Garratt, chief financial officer, will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m. ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Updates Fiscal 2018 Guidance Announces Fiscal 2019 Real Estate Growth Plan GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported financial results for its fiscal year 2018 third quarter (13 weeks) ended November 2, 2018. Net Sales Increased 8.7%; Same-Store Sales Increased 2.8% Diluted Earnings Per Share (“EPS”) Increased 35.5% to $1.26, including an ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Scheduled to Host Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call on December 4, 2018

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that it plans to release its financial results for the fiscal 2018 third quarter on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. In connection with the release, Todd Vasos, chief executive officer, and John Garratt, chief financial officer, will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m. CT/10:00 a.m. ET on the same day. To ... read more

Dollar General Creates Holiday Magic This Season

Discount retailer offers customers holiday savings and provides nearly $600,000 in donations to support education and charitable holiday initiatives GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is excited to announce its 2018 holiday promotions, which will offer savings at its more than 15,000 stores across 44 states. The Company expects to deliver savings through both ... read more

Dollar General to Host National Retail Recruiting Events

Recruiting Underway for Regional Directors, District Managers, Store Managers, Assistant Managers and Sales Associates Company Offers Industry-Leading Career Growth and Development Opportunities, Competitive Wages and Benefits GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General (NYSE: DG) today announced a series of recruiting events seeking candidates to join its fast-growing retail ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Reports Strong Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Raises Net Sales and Same-Store Sales Guidance for Fiscal Year 2018; Reiterates Fiscal Year EPS Outlook GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today reported financial results for its fiscal year 2018 second quarter (13 weeks) ended August 3, 2018. Net Sales Increased 10.6%; Same-Store Sales Increased 3.7% Diluted Earnings Per Share (“EPS”) Increased ... read more

Dollar General Corporation Scheduled to Present at the Goldman Sachs 25th Annual Global Retailing Conference

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that Dollar General management plans to present at the Goldman Sachs 25th Annual Global Retailing Conference on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. ET. A live webcast will be available at investor.dollargeneral.com under “News & Events, Events & Presentations” and a replay of the session will ... read more

Dollar General Literacy Foundation Makes a $3.4 Million Difference

915 organizations receive grant funding to support a successful 2018-2019 academic year GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded more than $3.4 million in youth literacy grants to 915 schools and nonprofit organizations throughout the 44 states Dollar General (NYSE: DG) serves. The youth literacy grants will provide financial funding to ... read more