| 2016-12-01 07:01:01|
DG 07:01 12/01 12/01/16
Dollar General to increase square footage growth by approximately 7.5% in FY17
As stated in the March 10 press release, the company does not intend, and specifically disclaims any duty, to update its expectations regarding where in the range of guidance fiscal 2016 net sales, same-store sales or diluted EPS may fall, or to update any component of the growth model outlined in that press release, other than the diluted EPS range as specified herein. However, the company does intend to discuss square footage growth from time to time. For the 52-week period ending February 2, 2018, the company plans to increase square footage growth by approximately 7.5% with the opening of approximately 1,000 new stores in addition to remodeling or relocating 900 stores.