Dollar General overview

Find out about the retailer's strategic priorities, commercial focus areas, channel and country presence.

Dollar General: data

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Insights

Inside North America’s dollar store chains

In this report we look at the strategies of the leading operators and how value, variety and excitement could enable strong growth in a post-Covid19 environment.

USA country presentation

This in-depth guide to USA explores the key trends in grocery retail and the growth strategies of the leading retailers in the country.

COVID-19: how the pandemic is re-shaping food retail trends in North America

We review the impact of COVID-19 on the five key trends which were set to shape the North American food retail market in 2020 and beyond.

Latest News

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With Aldi US expanding click and collect to more stores and Family Dollar announcing a nationwide partnership with Instacart, we look at four ecommerce developments from North American discounters.

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The COVID-19 pandemic proved to be a challenge, but also an opportunity to accelerate development for discounters. In several markets with high penetration of online, such as the UK, the lack of ecommerce proved to be a weakness for the discount channel. However, the value proposition of the channel resonated well with increasingly savvier shoppers, ensuring footfall and sales remained strong. ...
We look at Dollar General’s third quarter performance and the progress it’s making against its four strategic priorities. Third quarter key numbers Net sales increased 17.3% to $8.2bn Same-store sales increased 12.1% Operating profit increased 57.3% to $773.1m Attracting younger, higher income and more ethnically diverse consumers While the pandemic continued to have a posi...
America’s leading dollar store chain, Dollar General, is launching a new concept store, popshelf. 95% of range priced at $5 or less The popshelf concept will debut in Nashville, Tennessee later this year, with two stores set to open in the city. It has been designed to create an engaging, fun environment, featuring on-trend seasonal and home décor, health and beauty must-haves, home cleanin...

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