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Dollar General Corp

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Business Description

A leading American discount retailer, Dollar General operates over 16,000 stores in 45 states, selling branded and private-label products across a wide variety of categories. In fiscal 2019, 78% of net sales came from consumables (including paper and cleaning products, packaged and perishable food, tobacco, and health and beauty items), 12% from seasonal merchandise (such as toys, greeting cards, decorations, and gardening supplies), 6% from home products (for example, kitchen supplies, small appliances, and cookware), and 4% from basic apparel. Stores average roughly 7,400 square feet, and about 75% of Dollar General locations are in towns of 20,000 or fewer people. The firm emphasizes value, with more than 80% of its items sold at $5 or less, mostly using an everyday-low-price strategy.

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100 Mission Ridge
Goodlettsville, TN, 37072
T +1 615 855-4000
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Discount Stores
Most Recent Earnings Apr 30, 2020
Fiscal Year End Jan 31, 2021
Stock Type Classic Growth
Employees 143,000

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