Dollar General is the largest “small box” discount retailer in the United States. Headquartered in Goodlettsville, TN, the company was established in 1939. As of January 29, 2016, there are 12,483 stores with more than 100,000 employees, located across 43 states.
Dollar General has more retail locations than any retailer in America. The Dollar General store format has typically been in rural and suburban markets, now they are expanding into more densely populated areas