Dollar General Opens 12,000th Store

Goodlettsville, Tenn. — Dollar General Corporation has opened its 12,000th store in the small, historic town of Juliette, Ga. Dollar General anticipates opening 730 new stores in 2015 and plans to remodel or relocate an additional 875 stores.

Dollar General CFO To Retire

Goodlettsville, Tenn. — David Tehle, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Dollar General Corporation, will retire on July 1, 2015. Prior to joining Dollar General in June 2004, Tehle spent 7 years with Haggar Corporation as executive vice president and

Dollar General Expands Into Three New States

Goodlettsville, Tenn. — Dollar General has marked a significant milestone in its company growth by celebrating new store grand openings in Oregon, Maine and Rhode Island — expanding the retailer’s presence to 43 states.

Dollar General CEO To Retire

Goodlettsville, Tenn. — During Rick Dreiling’s 6-year tenure as CEO, the company’s store count increased by 38% to more than 11,000 stores in 40 states.

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Dollar General Opens 10,000th Store

Goodlettsville, TN — Dollar General has opened its 10,000th store. The landmark location is in Merced, Calif., which is one of the company’s first stores in the state.  

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Dollar General Names New EVP of Store Operations

Goodlettsville, TN — Dollar General Corporation has named Gregory A. Sparks as executive vice president – store operations, effective March 19, 2012. He joins Dollar General from Safeway.  

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Dollar General to Open 625 New Stores in 2012

Goodlettsville, TN — Dollar General plans to open 625 new stores and add over 6,000 jobs in 2012, as well as remodel or relocate 550 stores and open a distribution center in California.  

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