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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

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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...]

Week in Review: 10 Things to Know

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New York—Thank heavens for international sales. Especially if you are a Michael Kors, Coach or Prada. Those luxury leathergoods … [Read more...]

Dollar General to Now Bid on Family Dollar Stores Too?

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Goodlettsville, TN—They may be known for their dollar merchandise, but there are big bucks at stake in more possible bids of … [Read more...]

Dollar General Q2 Profit Jumps, Raises Forecast

With its smaller format, no frills approach, Dollar General is garnering an increasing number of U.S. shoppers, including those looking for apparel and accessories bargains.

Goodlettsville, TN—The tepid U.S. economic recovery has put the squeeze on many retailers, but as consumers continue to look for … [Read more...]

Dollar General Q4 Profit Jumps, Plans 625 New Stores

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Goodlettsville, TN—Reporting today that its fourth quarter profit was up 31% as more cost-conscious shoppers hit its stores, … [Read more...]

Dollar General Bullish on Holiday as Q3 Profit, Sales Rise

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Goodlettsville, TN—Consumers looking to stretch their spending dollars helped Dollar General Corp. post today a 34% increase in … [Read more...]

Costco Raises Member Fees as Q4 Profit Misses

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Issaquah,WA—Costco Wholesale Corp. said today it plans to increase membership fees about 10% to its 22 million members in … [Read more...]

“Bargainistas” Push Family Dollar into Q4 Profit Rise

Family Dollar has also stepped up its apparel and accessories offerings as more middle income shoppers visit its neighborhood stores

Matthews, NC—The rise of “bargainistas" returning to its stores helped Family Dollar Stores post today an 8% increase in its … [Read more...]

Dollar General Lifts Full Year Forecast as Q2 Profit Rises 25%

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Goodlettsville, TN—Dollar General reported Tuesday that its second quarter profits rose 25% beating analysts’ estimates. As a … [Read more...]

Family Dollar Q3 up But Misses Forecast

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Matthews, NC--Family Dollar Stores, Inc. reported today reported a higher third-quarter profit on sales growth, but both figures … [Read more...]