Dollar Stores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27801/more en 99 Cents Only sales drop in shortened year http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-sales-drop-shortened-year <div class="node-body article-body">99 Cents Only Stores, Los Angeles, said its net loss increased while sales declined for the fiscal year ended Jan. 31 — a 10-month, 44-week year compared with a full 52-week year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-sales-drop-shortened-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/99-cents-only-sales-drop-shortened-year#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Financial Performance 99 Cents Only Stores West Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:13:00 +0000 471281 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar to close 370 stores; Q2 sales, earnings down http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-close-370-stores-q2-sales-earnings-down <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar Stores said Thursday that it would close 370 underperforming stores and slow plans for new store growth as sales and earnings plunged during the fiscal second quarter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-close-370-stores-q2-sales-earnings-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/family-dollar-close-370-stores-q2-sales-earnings-down#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Family Dollar Stores Store Closings Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:20:00 +0000 470751 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar expands food offering http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/family-dollar-expands-food-offering <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar is adding more than 400 new food items to its grocery lineup.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/family-dollar-expands-food-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/center-store/family-dollar-expands-food-offering#comments Latest News Dollar Stores Center Store Family Dollar Stores Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:53:00 +0000 469741 at http://supermarketnews.com Hancock joins Family Dollar as supply chain SVP http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/hancock-joins-family-dollar-supply-chain-svp <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar has named Brian D. Hancock as SVP-supply chain. He will report to Howard R. Levine, chairman and CEO, the Matthews, N.C.-based retailer said. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/hancock-joins-family-dollar-supply-chain-svp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/hancock-joins-family-dollar-supply-chain-svp#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Dollar Stores Family Dollar Stores Logistics Tue, 25 Mar 2014 15:39:00 +0000 468841 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General to recycle smaller units http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-amp-construction/dollar-general-recycle-smaller-units <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar General Corp., Goodlettsville, Tenn., plans to pursue a “lifecycle remodeling” program for its smallest stores rather than relocating them, Rick Dreiling, chairman and chief executive officer, told investors Thursday during an earnings call.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-amp-construction/dollar-general-recycle-smaller-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/store-design-amp-construction/dollar-general-recycle-smaller-units#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Store Design & Construction Dollar Stores Financial Performance Dollar General Quarterly Results Thu, 13 Mar 2014 18:28:00 +0000 467141 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar Tree cites weather in Q4 earnings miss http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/dollar-tree-cites-weather-q4-earnings-miss <div class="node-body article-body">Unusually harsh winter weather affecting one in every three days during the fiscal fourth quarter led to softer than expected sales growth and a 7% decline in net income for Dollar Tree, the Chesapeake, Va.-based discounter said Wednesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/dollar-tree-cites-weather-q4-earnings-miss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/dollar-tree-cites-weather-q4-earnings-miss#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Financial Performance Dollar Tree Quarterly Results Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:53:00 +0000 464691 at http://supermarketnews.com Analyst to Walmart’s new CEO: Buy Family Dollar to grow in the U.S. http://supermarketnews.com/analyst-walmart-s-new-ceo-buy-family-dollar-grow-us <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Credit Suisse analyst and industry veteran Michael Exstein has a piece of advice for Doug McMillon, the retail giant’s newly-minted CEO: buy Family Dollar to expand its growing and better performing small-format business.</p> </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/analyst-walmart-s-new-ceo-buy-family-dollar-grow-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Wed, 19 Feb 2014 22:08:00 +0000 463851 at http://supermarketnews.com Falling prices: Dollar stores now cheaper than Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/falling-prices-dollar-stores-now-cheaper-walmart <div class="node-body link-body">Both Family Dollar and Dollar General are now, on average, cheaper than Walmart — a reversal from May 2013, when "Walmart was the clear pricing leader," with savings of nearly a nickel per dollar, according to a study.</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/falling-prices-dollar-stores-now-cheaper-walmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Walmart Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Wed, 12 Feb 2014 20:30:00 +0000 463311 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General’s Feray joins RadioShack http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/dollar-general-s-feray-joins-radioshack <div class="node-body article-body">John Feray, Dollar General’s SVP of finance and strategy, has joined RadioShack Corp. as CFO, the electronics retailer said. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/dollar-general-s-feray-joins-radioshack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/dollar-general-s-feray-joins-radioshack#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Dollar Stores Dollar General Tue, 14 Jan 2014 17:53:00 +0000 458821 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar President Out as Forecast Dims http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/family-dollar-president-out-forecast-dims <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar on Thursday said that it had dismissed its president and chief operating officer, Michael Bloom, amid disappointing financial results.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/family-dollar-president-out-forecast-dims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-amp-financial/family-dollar-president-out-forecast-dims#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Executive Changes Dollar Stores Financial Performance Family Dollar Stores 2014 Thu, 09 Jan 2014 16:14:00 +0000 458051 at http://supermarketnews.com