As a budget chain, Dollar General has had its best success in rural and suburban markets, but now the chain is looking to make deeper inroads into cities, even into gentrifying urban cores better known for hipster boutiques. The chain has rolled out a new concept to do so: DGX.
So far there are only three DGX stores nationwide, compared with about 15,000 standard locations. But Dollar General Corp. CEO Todd Vasos wants to open another 13,000 stores in the coming years. . . . more