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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...]

“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...]

NPD: Most Millennials Spend in Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

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Port Washington, NY–Although they have grown up with the Internet as a crucial part of their entire lives, the Millennial … [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...]

Family Dollar Q2 Profit Up as Shopper Traffic Rises

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Matthews, NC—Continuing on a trend seen with its rival dollar stores, Family Dollar today reported that its second quarter profit … [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 Tree Q4 Profit Rises but Misses on Holiday Sales

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Chesapeake, VA—Dollar Tree posted today better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings even though its holiday sales failed to meet … [Read more...]

Family Dollar Posts Q1 Profit Rise, But Sales Miss

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Matthews, NC—Family Dollar reported Thursday that its first quarter profit increased more than 8% but the dollar store retailer … [Read more...]

Dollar General Bullish on Holiday as Q3 Profit, Sales Rise

Holiday at Dollar General

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

Dollar Tree Q2 Profit Jumps 22%, But Forecasts Lower Than Expected

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Chesapeake, VA--Dollar Tree Inc. said Thursday that its second quarter earning jumped 22% but gave a third quarter forecast below … [Read more...]