Howard Levine


Dollar General Committed, Despite Family Dollar’s Rejection

Dollar General

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

Dollar Tree Acquires Family Dollar for $8.5 Billion

Dollar Tree Stores

Chesapeake, VA--Dollar Tree is acquiring rival discount retailer Family Dollar in an $8.5 billion cash and stock deal. The merger … [Read more...]

Family Dollar Q2 Profit Up as Shopper Traffic Rises

Family Dollar Spring

Matthews, NC—Continuing on a trend seen with its rival dollar stores, Family Dollar today reported that its second quarter profit … [Read more...]

Family Dollar Posts Q1 Profit Rise, But Sales Miss

Family Dollar

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

Family Dollar Adds Trian Executive to its Board

Family Dollar Stores

Matthew, NC—In a settlement that could forestall any further takeover action, Family Dollar Stores Inc. agreed last week to allow … [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...]

Earnings Updates: LL Bean, Frederick’s of Hollywood, DSW, Family Dollar

LL Bean

 LL Bean Sales Rise After Two Year Slump Freeport, ME—After two years of sales declines, LL Bean reported Monday that its … [Read more...]

Family Dollar Rejects Trian Bid

Family Dollar CEO Howard Levine

Matthews, NC--The board of directors at Family Dollar Stores unanimously rejected last week a takeover bid from Trian Group, the … [Read more...]

Family Dollar to Open More Stores as Profits Surge 23%

Family Dollar

Charlotte--Family Dollar Stores Inc is to open more stores and expand its refurbishment programme after posting 23% surge in … [Read more...]