(Reuters) - Dollar General Stores Inc said on Thursday it plans to accelerate new store rollouts in a bid to bolster its position among U.S. discount retailers after failing to upend a merger agreement between rivals Family Dollar and Dollar Tree .
March 12 (Reuters) - Dollar General Stores Inc said on Thursday it plans to accelerate new store rollouts in a bid to bolster its position among U.S. discount retailers after failing to upend a merger agreement between rivals Family Dollar and Dollar Tree .
had modeled. Accelerated store growth reflects the firm's desire to maintain its competitive position (after the Dollar Tree /Family Dollar acquisition) and capitalize on the industry's opportunity to add more than 13,000 new dollar stores
Feb 25 (Reuters) - Dollar Tree Inc posted better-than-expected quarterly sales on Wednesday and said it expected to reach an agreement with the U.S. antitrust regulator by early March on store...
Feb 25 (Reuters) - Family Dollar Stores Inc estimated a 4.1 percent rise in net sales in the two months ended Jan. 31, weeks after the company's shareholders approved its acquisition by smaller rival Dollar Tree Inc.
Feb 25 (Reuters) - Dollar Tree Inc's quarterly sales rose about 11 percent, helped by higher demand for party supplies, household products and food during the holiday season.
which was one of five new positions for his portfolio (the other four were Actavis ACT, Amgen AMGN, Facebook FB, and Dollar Tree Stores DLTR). Of his purchase of United Technologies, Canarkis noted the following in his fund's quarterly letter
* Vote a loss for Family Dollar shareholders - Dollar General CEO
shareholders voted in favor of Dollar Tree 's acquisition offer in a move ..... deteriorate as a result of the Dollar Tree -Family Dollar merger. Compared with Dollar Tree , Family Dollar and Dollar General
particularly evident in the dollar channel lately, as both Dollar Tree DLTR and Dollar General DG have bid to acquire Family ..... Family Dollar's board of directors is siding with Dollar Tree 's lower offer (at just $74.50 per share in cash