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Dollar General makes executive promotions and additions

- Retail
Dollar General is pleased to announce new leadership promotions across the Company.

Dollar General pilots self-checkout-only stores, expanding produce to 3,000 stores in 2022

- Retail
Goodlettsville, TN-based Dollar General is piloting stores with self-checkout only as the company looks to optimize its low-labor small-format concepts.

Dollar General opens 3 stores a day

- Analysis
Forbes magazine is breathless about Dollar General.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – December 3, 2021

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Pamela and Greg are talking Amazon, and the Produce Blueprints deep dive into the e-commerce giant’s …

Dollar General to add produce to 1,000 stores in 2022 

- Retail
Executives see a future for fresh produce in as many as 10,000 of the company's stores.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – September 3, 2021

- General News
Pamela and Greg talk branded produce, and the complication retail private brands present for marketers. Meanwhile Dollar General is clearing the path toward self-distribution, and inflation could put a damper on promotion activities.

Dollar General clears path to fresh produce self-distribution

- Retail
The Goodlettsville, TN-based company is now delivering refrigerated and frozen items to 17,500 stores from 12 facilities.

Dollar General plans to hire up to 50,000 individuals by Labor Day

- Retail
The new hiring event is on top of the company's pledge to hire 20,000 earlier this year as the company prepares to open more than a thousand stores in FY2021.

Dollar General commits fresh produce in food deserts

- Retail
The company currently offers fresh produce in more than 1,300 stores, providing the top 20 items typically sold in grocery stores and approximately 80 percent of produce categories carried by most grocers. Dollar General plans to expand this offering in up to 10,000 stores, including a meaningful number of stores located in food deserts.

Dollar Tree pilots fresh produce

- Retail
Deep discounter Dollar Tree, famous for its $1 for everything in the store discount positioning, is piloting a new store format that includes fresh produce.