Dollar Stores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27801/more en Family Dollar CEO gives $45 million to build his legacy foundation http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-ceo-gives-45-million-build-his-legacy-foundation <div class="node-body link-body"><p>Family Dollar CEO Howard Levine has added $45 million to a charitable fund at Foundation for the Carolinas, establishing him as one of the biggest individual philanthropists in the Carolinas, reports The Charlotte Observer.</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-ceo-gives-45-million-build-his-legacy-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Community Service Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:17:00 +0000 514001 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar Tree says FTC may require 250 divestitures http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-tree-says-ftc-may-require-250-divestitures <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar Tree said Friday it may have to divest approximately 250 locations to complete its acquisition of Family Dollar Stores — a smaller number than previously anticipated, observers pointed out.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-tree-says-ftc-may-require-250-divestitures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-tree-says-ftc-may-require-250-divestitures#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:54:00 +0000 513081 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General to initiate dividend, accelerate unit growth http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-initiate-dividend-accelerate-unit-growth <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar General said Thursday it plans to expand capital returns for shareholders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-initiate-dividend-accelerate-unit-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-initiate-dividend-accelerate-unit-growth#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Quarterly Results Richard Dreiling Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:04:00 +0000 512981 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar Tree eyes merger close; Q4 results improve http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-tree-eyes-merger-close-q4-results-improve <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Dollar Tree on Wednesday said it expected to reach agreement with federal antitrust regulators early next month on the identities of around 300 stores to be divested as part of its pending merger with Family Dollar Stores.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-tree-eyes-merger-close-q4-results-improve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-tree-eyes-merger-close-q4-results-improve#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:26:00 +0000 510711 at http://supermarketnews.com Family Dollar CEO to sell up to 2 million shares of company's stock http://supermarketnews.com/family-dollar-ceo-sell-2-million-shares-companys-stock <div class="node-body link-body">Family Dollar Stores CEO Howard Levine intends to sell 1 million to 2 million shares of the company's stock over the next 10 days, according to a filing with the SEC, the Charlotte Business Journal reports.</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-ceo-sell-2-million-shares-companys-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dollar Stores Recommended Reading Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:10:00 +0000 505591 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General blasts FTC as deal escapes http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-blasts-ftc-deal-escapes <div class="node-body article-body">In the end Family Dollar danced with who brung ’em — leaving behind a rejected suitor feeling twice beaten.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-blasts-ftc-deal-escapes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/dollar-stores/dollar-general-blasts-ftc-deal-escapes#comments Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Registration Richard Dreiling 2015 Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:10:00 +0000 505511 at http://supermarketnews.com Dollar General's Dreiling puts off retirement, laments deal loss http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-generals-dreiling-puts-retirement-laments-deal-loss <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar General on Thursday lost a potential merger partner but for now at least, will keep its top executive. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-generals-dreiling-puts-retirement-laments-deal-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-generals-dreiling-puts-retirement-laments-deal-loss#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:49:00 +0000 504611 at http://supermarketnews.com 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 Dollar General may be dropping Family Dollar pursuit: analysts http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-general-may-be-dropping-family-dollar-pursuit-analysts <div class="node-body article-body">Dollar General Corp. is apparently dropping its effort to acquire Family Dollar Stores, clearing the way for Family Dollar shareholders to approve a merger with Dollar Tree at a meeting set for Jan. 22, an industry analyst said Friday. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-general-may-be-dropping-family-dollar-pursuit-analysts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/dollar-general-may-be-dropping-family-dollar-pursuit-analysts#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Dollar Stores Dollar General Dollar Tree Family Dollar Stores Mergers & Acquisitions Fri, 16 Jan 2015 18:10:00 +0000 503781 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 Dollar Stores Drugstores Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:57:00 +0000 503611 at http://supermarketnews.com