Dollar Stores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27801/more en Family Dollar shareholders OK Dollar Tree deal http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-shareholders-ok-dollar-tree-deal <div class="node-body article-body">In a vote resolving months of speculation over the future of the small discount space, Family Dollar Stores shareholders on Thursday approved the proposed $8.5 billion merger with Dollar Tree.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-shareholders-ok-dollar-tree-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-shareholders-ok-dollar-tree-deal#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:57:00 +0000 504581 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: Top 75 retailers with the most stores http://supermarketnews.com/top-75-retailers-wholesalers/gallery-top-75-retailers-most-stores <div class="node-body gallery-body">Alternative formats dominate the list of Top 75 retailers with the most stores, proving their sheer ubiquity remains one of the biggest challenges for traditional supermarkets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/top-75-retailers-wholesalers/gallery-top-75-retailers-most-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/top-75-retailers-wholesalers/gallery-top-75-retailers-most-stores#comments Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Walmart Drugstores Dollar Stores Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:57:00 +0000 503611 at http://supermarketnews.com Proxy advisor urges shareholders to approve Dollar Tree deal http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/proxy-advisor-urges-shareholders-approve-dollar-tree-deal <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A proxy advisory service on Wednesday urged shareholders of Family Dollar Stores to support an acquisition by Dollar Tree, citing antitrust risk associated with a competing bid by Dollar General, and the downside risk of completing no deal at all.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/proxy-advisor-urges-shareholders-approve-dollar-tree-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/proxy-advisor-urges-shareholders-approve-dollar-tree-deal#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:18:00 +0000 503551 at http://supermarketnews.com Gallery: 2015 top alternative formats http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-2015-top-alternative-formats <div class="node-body gallery-body">Which alternative formats bring in the most sales? This list of top performing alternative formats is part of SN's Top 75 list of U.S. and Canadian retailers with the most food sales. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-2015-top-alternative-formats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/gallery-2015-top-alternative-formats#comments Retail & Financial Convenience Stores Drugstores Dollar Stores Membership Warehouse Clubs Photo Gallery Tue, 13 Jan 2015 20:33:00 +0000 503101 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar urges 'yes' vote on Dollar Tree http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-yes-vote-dollar-tree <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar Stores reiterated its request Monday that shareholders vote in favor of its agreement to merge with Dollar Tree, citing indications from the Federal Trade Commission that the merger would be more advantageous than a competing proposal for Family Dollar by Dollar General.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-yes-vote-dollar-tree" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-yes-vote-dollar-tree#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Mon, 12 Jan 2015 19:13:00 +0000 502831 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar Tree 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-tree-2015 <div class="node-body canned_search-body">Dollar Tree is ranked No. 36 in SN's 2015 Top 75 U.S. and Canadian Food Retailers and Wholesalers.</div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-search-setup"><legend>Search Setup</legend> <div class="field-search-url"> <span>Search URL:&nbsp;</span> http://supermarketnews.com/search/results/Dollar Tree?filters=created%3A[NOW-12MONTHS%20TO%20NOW] </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-tree-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Dollar Stores Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Bob Sasser Dollar Tree Registration Mon, 12 Jan 2015 09:12:37 +0000 502781 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar Stores 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-stores-2015 <div class="node-body canned_search-body">Family Dollar Stores is ranked No. 31 in SN's 2015 Top 75 U.S. and Canadian Food Retailers and Wholesalers.</div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-search-setup"><legend>Search Setup</legend> <div class="field-search-url"> <span>Search URL:&nbsp;</span> http://supermarketnews.com/search/results/Family Dollar?filters=created%3A[NOW-12MONTHS%20TO%20NOW] </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-stores-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Dollar Stores Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Family Dollar Stores Howard Levine Registration Fri, 09 Jan 2015 22:36:34 +0000 502371 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General Corp. 2015 http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general-corp-2015 <div class="node-body canned_search-body">Dollar General Corp. is ranked No. 18 in SN's 2015 Top 75 U.S. and Canadian Food Retailers and Wholesalers.</div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-search-setup"><legend>Search Setup</legend> <div class="field-search-url"> <span>Search URL:&nbsp;</span> http://supermarketnews.com/search/results/Dollar General?filters=created%3A[NOW-12MONTHS%20TO%20NOW] </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general-corp-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Dollar Stores Top 75 Retailers & Wholesalers Dollar General Registration Richard Dreiling Fri, 09 Jan 2015 19:43:11 +0000 502231 at http://supermarketnews.com Comps dip, profits tumble for Family Dollar in Q1 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/comps-dip-profits-tumble-family-dollar-q1 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Family Dollar Stores on Thursday reported a slight dip in comparable store sales and a big drop in profits during its fiscal first quarter.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/comps-dip-profits-tumble-family-dollar-q1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/comps-dip-profits-tumble-family-dollar-q1#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Family Dollar Stores Quarterly Results Thu, 08 Jan 2015 14:58:00 +0000 502011 at http://supermarketnews.com 99 Cents Only agrees to pay environmental fine http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-agrees-pay-environmental-fine <div class="node-body article-body">99 Cents Only Stores, Los Angeles, has agreed to pay more than $2 million to settle a lawsuit filed by 30 jurisdictions in California involving allegedly improper storage, handling and disposal of hazardous and pharmaceutical waste products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-agrees-pay-environmental-fine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-agrees-pay-environmental-fine#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores 99 Cents Only Stores California Lawsuits Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:03:00 +0000 501951 at http://supermarketnews.com