| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:44 AM
Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $206.6 million.
On a per-share basis, the company said it had profit of $1. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were $1.16 per...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:21 AM
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:59 AM
Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree Inc. raised its sales outlook for the year after recording its strongest growth in quarterly same-store sales since 2011.
Shares of the company, which has agreed to buy Family Dollar Stores Inc. for $8.5 billion, rose 3...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Family Dollar Inc. adjourned a special meeting of shareholders to vote on the company's potential acquisition by smaller rival Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree Inc. to Jan. 22 from Tuesday.
Family Dollar said it adjourned the meeting as there were not...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:23 AM
Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree Stores Inc. is facing a fine of $103,000 by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) after falling boxes struck an employee while inspectors were visiting a store in New Castle, Del., in June, according to...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Dollar General will open in Cockeysville on Saturday.
The store at 558 Cranbrook Road will give away $10 Dollar General gift cards to the first 50 shoppers who stop in for the 8 a.m. opening. The first 200 customers will get Dollar General tote bags....
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:41 AM
Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree Stores Inc. has been fined more than $800,000 by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for repeated safety violations in the past five months, according to a U.S. Department of Labor news release....
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Family Dollar Stores Inc. said it would close 370 under-performing stores later this year and slash prices on 1,000 products after its profit for the second quarter plunged more than 30%.
The North Carolina discount retail chain, which has more than a...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Family Dollar Stores Inc., seeking to reverse declining sales and profit, said on Thursday it is slashing prices to win shoppers, cutting jobs and shutting hundreds of stores. The retailer has more than 50 stores in Hampton Roads, according to an online...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Family Dollar Stores Inc., seeking to reverse declining sales and profit, said on Thursday it is slashing prices to win shoppers, cutting jobs and shutting hundreds of stores. The retailer has more than 50 stores in Hampton Roads, including one on...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:36 AM
Family Dollar Stores Inc. rejected a $9.1-billion takeover offer from rival discounter Dollar General Corp., raising the possibility that Dollar General will make a hostile bid for its smaller competitor.
Family Dollar cited antitrust concerns for...