About Dollar General
Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 as a family-owned business called J.L. Turner and Son in Scottsville, Kentucky, by James Luther Turner and Cal Turner. In 1955, they changed the name to Dollar General Corporation.
Dollar General is an American chain of variety stores which offer a broad selection of merchandise, including consumable products such as food, paper and cleaning products, health, beauty, pet supplies, and non-consumables such as seasonal merchandise.
Fortune 500 recognized Dollar General in 1999 and in 2020 reached number 112.
The Company sells consumables which includes paper and cleaning products, packaged food ,perishables, snacks, health and beauty, pet supplies and pet food, and tobacco products; seasonal products: decorations, toys, batteries, stationery, prepaid phones and accessories, and home office supplies; home products: cookware, craft supplies and kitchen, and bed and bath soft goods and apparel products : apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women and men, also socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes and accessories.
To find out more about their products, visit their official webpage: dollargeneral.com.