Garage Rock and Pop, Discount-Style

By Jon Springer Source: Winsight Grocery Business It never fails to boggle the mind to take in just how big and fast Dollar General has become. The Goodlettsville, Tenn.-based discounter today operates more than 17,000 stores in 46 states. In units, that’s more than either McDonald's or Starbucks, or 7-Eleven [...]

2021-06-07T21:51:49+00:00June 7th, 2021|Tags: |

Dollar Stores Start Moving Upmarket

Earlier this year, consumable goods like food were what was driving sales growth at dollar stores. Now these discount retailers are raising their sights to higher-margin items such as party goods and home accessories. Take Dollar General which said Thursday that net sales rose 17% and net income expanded 57% in [...]

2020-12-08T18:08:12+00:00December 8th, 2020|Tags: , |
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