Dollar General will construct a new distribution center in Longview, TX, that will feed products to approximately 1,000 of the retailer’s locations in the Lone Star state and across the southeast.
Dollar General delivered sales and income growth in the third quarter as the retailer outlined plans to expand its store base in 2018.
Dollar General has named Rob Scruggs chief digital and customer engagement officer, a newly created position in which he will lead the strategy for customer engagement including digital experience and tools.
Dollar General has teamed up 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.
On August 12, Dollar General held its third annual A Day of Beauty multi-cultural health and beauty event at the Music City Center in downtown Nashville, TN.
The July 17 issue of HOMEWORLD BUSINESS® features the 18th annual Impact Merchants special report. Housewares suppliers, representing the categories that HomeWorld covers, once again were asked to nominate buyers and merchandisers believed to have made a significant impact during the past year.
Dollar General has appointed Jason Reiser evp/chief merchandising officer, effective July 12.
Dollar General has appointed Carman Wenkoff as evp/chief information officer, effective July 10.
Nearly 1,000 Dollar General employees, their families and company executives were joined by U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan along with state and local dignitaries to celebrate the grand opening of the discount retailer’s distribution center in Janesville, Wisconsin.
The United States Federal Trade Commission has issued a bulletin seeking public comment on an application for approval by Sycamore Partners II regarding the sale of 330 Dollar Express stores formerly owned by Family Dollar to Dollar General Corp.