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May 23, 2015 11:08 PM ET

Multiline Retail

Company Overview of Dollar General Corporation

Company Overview

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, midwestern, and eastern United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products comprising paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, frozen meals, beer, and wine; snacks that comprise candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, such as over-the-counter medicines, as...

100 Mission Ridge

Goodlettsville, TN 37072

United States

Founded in 1939

105,500 Employees



Key Executives for Dollar General Corporation

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 57
Total Annual Compensation: $727.1K
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 52
Total Annual Compensation: $765.3K
Chief Merchandising Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 55
Total Annual Compensation: $663.3K
Executive Vice President of Store Operations
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $635.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Dollar General Corporation Key Developments

Dollar General Corporation Begins Construction on LV Dollar Store

Dollar General Corp. recently began construction on a 9,100-square-foot store at 32510 Highway 18 in Lucerne Valley. The location is at the terminus of Highland Road, near the Lucerne Valley U.S. Post Office.

Former Employee Sues Dollar General

Dollar General is facing a lawsuit from a former employee who worked in its corporate headquarters who says he was fired after blowing the whistle about alleged fraud in the retail giant. Corey McNeley, a director of store operations, filed suit last month in Davidson County Circuit Court. The case has since been moved to federal court. In his suit, Neley claims he was fired after raising concerns about the company's use of coupons that violated the redemption terms agreed to by vendors, according to the Post. The suit claims the value of the alleged fraud is in excess of $8 million.

Dollar General Corporation Announces Promotion of Rhonda Taylor to Executive Vice President

Dollar General Corporation announced that Rhonda M. Taylor, currently senior vice president and general counsel, has been promoted to executive vice president and general counsel.

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