Only 10 states in the country don’t have a Dollar General store, but with Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rick Dreiling leading the way, that probably won’t be for long. Propelled by limited SKUs and a rock-bottom price focus, the company has expanded rapidly through a rocky economy, opening 625 new stores and remodeling or relocating 575 stores last year. The expansion will continue into 2012 with 625 new stores and 550 remodels slated. The Goodlettsville, Tenn.-based ...

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