Dollar Stores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27801/more en Family Dollar urges shareholders to reject Dollar General tender offer http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-shareholders-reject-dollar-general-tender-offer <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar Stores recommended Wednesday its shareholders not tender their stock, following a conditional tender offer by Dollar General Corp Family Dollar characterized as “illusory.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-shareholders-reject-dollar-general-tender-offer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-urges-shareholders-reject-dollar-general-tender-offer#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:40:00 +0000 490781 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar fate may hinge on decision by billionaire Paulson http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-fate-may-hinge-decision-billionaire-paulson <div class="node-body link-body">Dollar General Corp.’s $9.1 billion hostile bid for Family Dollar Stores may hinge on winning over an investor in both companies: Paulson & Co. </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/family-dollar-fate-may-hinge-decision-billionaire-paulson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:05:00 +0000 490301 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General takes FDO offer directly to shareholders http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-general-takes-fdo-offer-directly-shareholders <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With offers to buy Family Dollar twice rejected, Dollar General on Wednesday went directly to its rival&#39;s shareholders, commencing an $80 per share tender offer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-general-takes-fdo-offer-directly-shareholders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-general-takes-fdo-offer-directly-shareholders#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:29:00 +0000 490051 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar store war could impact Walmart http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-store-war-could-impact-walmart <div class="node-body article-body">The biggest winner — or loser — in the battle to acquire Family Dollar Stores might be Walmart, according to industry observers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-store-war-could-impact-walmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-store-war-could-impact-walmart#comments Walmart Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Wal-Mart Stores Online 2014 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:44:00 +0000 490031 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General ponders next step after Family Dollar snub http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general-ponders-next-step-after-family-dollar-snub <div class="node-body link-body">Dollar General Corp., spurned twice in its attempt to acquire Family Dollar Stores, is now plotting its next move.</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-general-ponders-next-step-after-family-dollar-snub" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:50:00 +0000 489841 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General ups the ante for Family Dollar http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-ups-ante-family-dollar <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar General Corp. said Tuesday it has sent an enhanced acquisition proposal to the board of directors of Family Dollar Stores that would increase its all-cash offer to $80 per share, for a total offer of approximately $9.1 billion. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-ups-ante-family-dollar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-ups-ante-family-dollar#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Richard Dreiling Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:46:00 +0000 489261 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar rejects Dollar General, sticks with Dollar Tree offer http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-rejects-dollar-general-sticks-dollar-tree-offer <div class="node-body article-body">Family Dollar Stores has rejected a higher acquisition bid from Dollar General Corp. and said it will pursue completion of its prior agreement to be acquired by Dollar Tree, citing antitrust considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-rejects-dollar-general-sticks-dollar-tree-offer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/family-dollar-rejects-dollar-general-sticks-dollar-tree-offer#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:05:00 +0000 488391 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General makes rival bid for Family Dollar http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-makes-rival-bid-family-dollar <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar General on Monday swooped in with a rival offer for discounter Family Dollar Stores, trumping Dollar Tree’s $8.5 billion bid with an offer of $9.7 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-makes-rival-bid-family-dollar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-makes-rival-bid-family-dollar#comments News Latest News Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Richard Dreiling Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:53:00 +0000 487931 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General names former Ahold USA CFO to board http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general-names-former-ahold-usa-cfo-board <div class="node-body link-body">Dollar General Corp. announced the appointment of Paula A. Price, senior lecturer at Harvard Business School, to its board of directors, effective Aug. 26.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-general-names-former-ahold-usa-cfo-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Executive Changes Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Thu, 14 Aug 2014 19:36:00 +0000 487811 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar filing gives behind-scenes peek at pre-Dollar Tree bid http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-filing-gives-behind-scenes-peek-pre-dollar-tree-bid <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Before Dollar Tree came courting, Family Dollar flirted with Company A, according to a registration statement filed Monday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.</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/family-dollar-filing-gives-behind-scenes-peek-pre-dollar-tree-bid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:06:00 +0000 487391 at http://supermarketnews.com