Dollar General reported record sales and profits last year and plans to extend the streak in 2016 with 900 stores and an even greater number in subsequent years, according to the company’s new financial targets.
In 2015, Dollar General opened 730 new stores and remodeled or
relocated 881 stores which combined with a 2.8% same store sales
increase allowed it to grow total sales 7.7% to $20.4 billion. The
company ended its fiscal year on Jan. 29, with 12,483 stores.. . . more