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Dollar General to Open 730 Stores This Year

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Goodlettsville, TN--Dollar General says it will open 730 new stores in 2015 and 900 new stores in 2016. The discount retailer, … [Read more...]

Family Dollar Shareholders Approve $8 Billion Merger with Dollar Tree

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Chesapeake, VA—After nearly six months of a bidding war, shareholders at Family Dollar Stores approved an $8 billion merger deal … [Read more...]

Dollar General Extends Family Dollar Offer Again

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Goodlettsville, TN--Dollar General isn’t giving up on Family Dollar. The retailer has extended its $80-ar-share offer yet again as … [Read more...]

Dollar General Extends Lucrative Offer to Buy Rival


Goodlettsville, TN—Once again Dollar General Corp. is trying to beat out Dollar Tree in a bidding war for Family Dollar Stores. … [Read more...]

Dollar General Committed, Despite Family Dollar’s Rejection

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Goodlettsville, TN—Dollar General has once again reaffirmed its commitment to acquiring Family Dollar Stores, which has advised … [Read more...]

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New York—Whew! New York Fashion Week is over and what a week it was. Our editors—not unlike that renowned watch brand—took a … [Read more...]

“Dollar Store Wars” Continue: Dollar General Reaches Out to Shareholders

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Goodlettsville, TN—Dollar General is taking its bid for Family Dollar to the rival’s shareholders, despite having its previous … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Things to Know

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New York—Although the spring/summer season is typically the warmest of the year, Pantone, the color authority, has mandated that … [Read more...]

Aggressive Moves: Dollar General Ups Bid for Family Dollar to $9.1B

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Goodlettsville, TN—Dollar General Corp. has raised its takeover offer for rival Family Dollar less than two weeks after its … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Things to Know

Inside A Family Dollar Store Ahead of Earnings Reports

New York—It’s pretty difficult to eclipse retail earnings week especially with profit misses and lowered full year forecasts that … [Read more...]

“Dollar Wars” Update: Family Dollar Rejects Bid from Dollar General

Inside A Family Dollar Store Ahead of Earnings Reports

Matthew, NC—The acquisition battle over Family Dollar by two of its biggest rivals took another twist day. Family Dollar rejected … [Read more...]

Dollar General Outbids in Family Dollar Takeover


Goodlettsville, TN—There seems to be more than a few dollars at stake in this battle.In the latest move to take over Family … [Read more...]