Dollar General has opened its 11,000 store. Dollar General says it is the retailer with the most stores in the U.S. The new store is located in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The company says it plans to open a total of 650 new stores this year.
Dollar General chairman and ceo Rick Dreiling said in a statement, "The opening of our 11,000th store is another exciting milestone for Dollar General. I would like to thank our more than 100,000 employees for all they do every day to serve our customers as we continue to grow. We see a lot of exciting opportunities to expand our business, create new career opportunities for our employees and make a difference in our customers' lives."
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