During a talk at the William Blair Growth Conference last month in Chicago, Rick Dreiling, chief executive officer of Dollar General, Goodlettsville, Tenn., became especially animated about slide five of the presentation, calling it “his favorite chart.” The chart compared Dollar General's relative price index with that of drug stores, grocery stores and supercenters. Dollar General was shown to be less expensive than drug stores (by 41%) and grocery stores (by 22%) ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.