Dollar General Joins the Beyond the Bag Initiative as Value Sector Lead Partner

February 9, 2021 Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General announced its commitment to join the Consortium to Reinvent the Retail Bag as its Value Sector Lead Partner. The Consortium, through its Beyond the Bag Initiative, aims to identify, test and implement viable design solutions that can more sustainably serve the purpose of the current plastic retail bag.

Dollar General to Debut Urban Format

November 18, 2020 Dee DePass, Star Tribune

Dollar General has leased much of the long-vacant first floor of a historic building on Nicollet Mall at Fifth Street with plans to open a new concept store that is more upscale than its traditional discount-merchandising chain.

Dollar General Announces New Distribution Center in Nebraska

November 17, 2020 Dollar General Corporation

At full capacity, the contemporary 800,000-square-foot facility is expected to create approximately 400 new career opportunities and support more than 1,500 stores in the Midwest. Construction is scheduled to begin next month with completion currently slated for early 2022.

Dollar General Announces New Distribution Center in Nebraska

November 10, 2020 Dollar General

Dollar General announced plans to build a combination dry and DG Fresh distribution center in Blair, Nebraska, representing an approximate $ 85 million investment in Washington County.

Dollar General Announces New Traditional Distribution Center and DG Fresh Cold Storage Facilities

Dollar General announced plans to expand its distribution center presence through the anticipated addition of one traditional distribution center in Walton, Kentucky and three DG Fresh cold storage facilities in Bowling Green, Kentucky; Ardmore, Oklahoma and West Sacramento, California.