Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) today announced that, as expected,
it has received a request for additional information ("Second Request")
from the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") relating to Dollar General’s
proposed acquisition of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO). The
Second Request was issued under notification requirements of the
Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, and is
a standard part of the regulatory review process.
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