Dollar General Announces First Montana Store Grand Opening; Steve Deckard Comments
COLUMBIA FALLS, MT - It’s official, Dollar General has reached all 48 continental states in the United States with its latest opening. The retailer recently announced its newest location in Columbia Falls, Montana, enabling the company to achieve this expansion goal.
“Today marks an exciting milestone in our history as we extend our ability to provide customers with convenient and affordable access to household essentials throughout all 48 continental states,” said Steve Deckard, Dollar General’s Executive Vice President of Growth and Emerging Markets. “As America’s general store, we believe each new Dollar General represents positive economic impact, local job opportunities, community donations, and literacy grant opportunities through the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.”
With this expansion, the retailer now serves all 48 continental U.S. states, a major milestone for the company. According to a recent press release, Dollar General is currently under construction on stores in Lincoln and Sanders Counties, which are currently expected to open in fall 2023. The retailer also plans to evaluate additional areas in the Treasure State for future locations.
To celebrate this opening, Dollar General held a customer celebration event, which included gift cards and complimentary product samples to customers alongside a $10,000 literacy donation to Ruder Elementary School.
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