Dollar Stores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27801/more en Dollar Tree collecting BTS supplies for military kids http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-tree-collecting-bts-supplies-military-kids <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar Tree, Chesapeake, Va., is partnering with Operation Homefront for the sixth year in a row to collect school supplies for children of military personnel.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-tree-collecting-bts-supplies-military-kids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-tree-collecting-bts-supplies-military-kids#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar Tree Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:09:00 +0000 484741 at http://supermarketnews.com Rick Dreiling, Dollar General Corp. http://supermarketnews.com/people/rick-dreiling-dollar-general-corp <div class="node-body article-body">Rick Dreiling, chairman and CEO of Dollar General Corp., is ranked No. 11 in Other Retailers Selling Food in SN's 2014 Power 50.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/people/rick-dreiling-dollar-general-corp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/people/rick-dreiling-dollar-general-corp#comments People Dollar Stores Power 50 List Dollar General Richard Dreiling Online 2014 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 482361 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar stores want to be grocery stores, but cheaper http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores-want-be-grocery-stores-cheaper <div class="node-body link-body">Dollar stores have added plenty of food—and alcohol—to their shelves in recent years to lure customers who are interested in more than disposable cups and paper goods. </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores-want-be-grocery-stores-cheaper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:29:00 +0000 481121 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar Tree names Guiler investor relations VP http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/dollar-tree-names-guiler-investor-relations-vp <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar Tree said that Randy Guiler has joined the retailer as VP of investor relations, succeeding Timothy Reid, who is retiring.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/dollar-tree-names-guiler-investor-relations-vp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/dollar-tree-names-guiler-investor-relations-vp#comments Latest News Executive Changes Dollar Stores Dollar Tree Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:15:00 +0000 481061 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar avoids sale rumors; earnings drop http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-avoids-sale-rumors-earnings-drop <div class="node-body article-body">During the third-quarter earnings call on Thursday, Family Dollar executives did not address activist investor Carl Icahn’s demands to sell the company.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-avoids-sale-rumors-earnings-drop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-avoids-sale-rumors-earnings-drop#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Family Dollar Stores Howard Levine 2014 Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:58:00 +0000 480761 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar under pressure to sell http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-under-pressure-sell <div class="node-body article-body">When Family Dollar Stores announces its third-quarter earnings tomorrow, CEO Howard Levine is expected to have additional pressure from investors to sell the chain.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-under-pressure-sell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-under-pressure-sell#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Family Dollar Stores Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:45:00 +0000 480691 at http://supermarketnews.com Icahn urges Family Dollar to sell itself http://supermarketnews.com/icahn-urges-family-dollar-sell-itself <div class="node-body link-body">The activist investor Carl C. Icahn has turned up the heat on Family Dollar Stores, the discount retailer in which he holds a 9.39 percent stake.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/icahn-urges-family-dollar-sell-itself" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:48:00 +0000 478661 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar promotes Thomas to SVP http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/family-dollar-promotes-thomas-svp <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar said it has promoted Jeffrey Thomas to the role of SVP-merchandise operations, replacing Scott Zucker, who left the company last month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/family-dollar-promotes-thomas-svp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/executive-changes/family-dollar-promotes-thomas-svp#comments Latest News Executive Changes Dollar Stores Family Dollar Stores Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:11:00 +0000 478521 at http://supermarketnews.com Analysts: Food consumption picture unclear http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general/analysts-food-consumption-picture-unclear <div class="node-body article-body">The amount of food being consumed in the U.S. is actually declining, according to Dollar General CEO Richard Dreiling, although some analysts said his observations might really indicate a shift in consumption trends.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general/analysts-food-consumption-picture-unclear" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general/analysts-food-consumption-picture-unclear#comments Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Richard Dreiling Online 2014 Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:27:00 +0000 478141 at http://supermarketnews.com Icahn stake prompts 'poison pill' at Family Dollar http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/icahn-stake-prompts-poison-pill-family-dollar <div class="node-body article-body">In the wake of a the disclosure of a sizable investment by activist investor Carl Icahn, Family Dollar Stores on Monday said it has adopted a shareholder rights plan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/icahn-stake-prompts-poison-pill-family-dollar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/icahn-stake-prompts-poison-pill-family-dollar#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Family Dollar Stores 2014 Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:42:00 +0000 477211 at http://supermarketnews.com