More shoppers head to discount stores
"I can find good-quality merchandise at lower prices than in some regular stores," Washington, a legal editor from Stone Mountain, Ga., says of the off-price retailers.


A Growth Year for Supercenters, Dollar Stores
Traditional supermarkets are seeing tremendous growth as sales are hitting their highest mark in seven years. Still, they are and will continue to face stiff competition from other food outlets such...


Dollar Tree profit beats estimates
The retailer, which sells most of its merchandise for $1, said that customers are "trading down" from other retailers and coming to its stores for bargains on cleaning supplies or beauty supplies to offset soaring gasoline prices.


Which items are best deal at the Dollar Store?
WTOL - Toledo,OH,USA
There's one type of store doing better than ever in these tough times: dollar stores. There, your dollar goes a long way. Before heading over, you may want ...


So what can you buy at a Dollar Tree?
Contra Costa Times - Walnut Creek,CA,USA
By Laura Casey Surprisingly great buys found at the dollar store include this small prickly cactus in Walnut Creek, Calif.


As big retailers swoon, dollar stores enjoy boom
Indianapolis Star - United States
By Jeff Swiatek As mainline retailers throttle down on store openings, dollar stores continue to expand, catering to the growing numbers of shoppers looking ...


Dollar stores' stocks defying the economic downturn
USA Today - USA
By Nick Ut, AP By Matt Krantz, USA TODAY Recession-wary shoppers aren't the only ones finding big bargains in the dollar stores. The stock market might be ...


More consumers are turning to super discount stores to save money
PALM SPRINGS — Erica Barnes has been to the new Dollar Tree on Congress Avenue at least four times since it opened this month.


In tough times, it pays to stretch that dollar as far you can
The Virginian-Pilot - Norfolk,VA,USA
Manova Wiley shops for groceries at a Dollar Tree store in Chesapeake. (Stephanie Oberlander | Special to The Virginian-Pilot) By Carolyn Shapiro Louis Soto ...


Dollar Tree Third Quarter Sales Increase 11.6%
MarketWatch - USA
Comparable-store sales for the quarter increased 6.2%. "Sales were consistently strong throughout the quarter," President and CEO Bob Sasser said. "Dollar ...


Rise of the Super-Discounters
BusinessWeek - USA
As economic pain increases, the ranks of dollar store customers seem to be growing. "It's great for consumers who are becoming extremely cost-conscious," ...


Dollar Store Weekly Column 
he news this week that hit all dollar store chains and the the 99 cent store market is about the 99 cent only chain based in Los Angeles.


Recession-proof stores - USA
This means that more mid-income Americans will try to stretch their dollar by migrating to discount stores, value-priced retailers and wholesale chains in ...

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. to Host First Quarter Earnings ... (Pressemitteilung) - Wien,Austria
Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO), a discount store chain operating more than 6400 stores in 44 states, will host a conference call to discuss ...


Family Dollar Stores, Inc. to Host First Quarter Earnings ...
Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA
Beginning with one store in 1959 in Charlotte, North Carolina, the Company currently operates more than 6400 stores in 44 states. Family Dollar Stores, Inc. ...


Another day, another Dollar General
Greeley Tribune - Greeley,CO,USA
Last weekend, the 8322 square-foot store opened with free give-aways and specials. Emily Weiss, media relations manager with Dollar General Corp., ...


Dollar stores feed bargain hunters' cravings
Douglas Daily Dispatch - Douglas,AZ,USA
The explosion of dollar stores proves that an idea as simple as merchandising items based on price alone can mean big business. ...


Christmas shopping on a budget
Ledger Independent - Maysville,KY,USA
Marlene said she always looks for sales and was browsing the Family Dollar Store to see what bargains she could find for the children on her list. ...
By MARLA TONCRAY, News Editor 


Dollar Tree is Bearing Fruit
Barron's - USA
Dollar Tree reported EPS of 38 cents, at the high end of 35-cent to 38-cent guidance, despite same store sales (+1.9%; previously released) at the low end ...


Dollar Tree quarterly profit rises 10.5 percent
Reuters - USA
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Dollar Tree Stores Inc (DLTR.O: Quote, Profile, Research) on Wednesday reported a better-than-expected 10.5 percent rise in quarterly ...By Nicole Maestri


Dollar Stores and Computer Deals Highlight Online Shopping
Associated Content - Denver,CO,USA
Dollar General is also offering great holiday bargains on their website. Men's khaki pants are only $10.00, women's bath sets are between $3.00-$5.00,