MIAMI -- The new Dollar General Market format has quickly evolved from a curiosity for bargain hunters into a serious contender for primary food shoppers, a top company executive said at the IRI Reinventing CPG + Retail Summit here. "We will not be the dime store of the 21st century," said David Perdue, chief executive officer of the 7,300-store chain. Perdue said the Market banner, introduced 18 months ago, offers consumers more convenience than supercenters and supermarkets, providing an ...

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