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July 22, 2015 15:11 ET

Dollar General Helps Customers Get Ready for Back to School

Major Retailer Launches Back to School Fast Way to Save™ Digital Coupon Program; Weekly Specials Help Customers Save More on Back to School Essentials

GOODLETTSVILLE, TN--(Marketwired - July 22, 2015) - Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is helping prep customers for back to school this week with the launch of its Fast Way to Save™ digital coupon program, now through August 15. Customers will see over $250 in savings with additional weekly specials on dozens of discounts for back to school merchandise and everyday household essentials.

“Back to school is an especially busy time for our customers, and we are excited to provide a multitude of back to school essentials with great digital coupon discounts as part of our Fast Way to Save™ program,” said Dave D’Arezzo, Dollar General’s executive vice president and chief merchandising officer. “Customers can find everything they need for back to school, from school supplies to clothes, at everyday low prices and with many special deals and coupons that will help them save even more money.”

In addition to other savings, now through September 7, customers can take advantage of a special offer to save $5 on any pretax purchase of $20 or more on a wide variety of school supply items, from backpacks and lunchboxes to pens and notebooks. Plus, shoppers can stretch their budgets even further this season with over 100 back to school items priced at only $1 every day.

Dollar General also has a great selection of affordable dorm essentials available from bedding and shower essentials to appliances and fashionable décor to help college students prepare for going back to campus.

To enroll or upload these coupons, customers may login to their electronic DG Digital Coupon account either through Dollar General’s website at or through the DG mobile app.

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About Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General Corporation has been delivering value to shoppers for over 75 years. Dollar General helps shoppers Save time. Save money. Every day!® by offering products that are frequently used and replenished, such as food, snacks, health and beauty aids, cleaning supplies, basic apparel, house wares and seasonal items at low everyday prices in convenient neighborhood locations. With more than 12,000 stores in 43 states, Dollar General is America’s largest small-box discount retailer offering multi-price point merchandise. In addition to high quality private brands, Dollar General sells products from America's most-trusted manufacturers such as Clorox, Energizer, Procter & Gamble, Hanes, Coca-Cola, Mars, Unilever, Nestle, Kimberly-Clark, Kellogg's, General Mills, and PepsiCo. For more information on Dollar General, please visit

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    Dollar General’s Media Relations:
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