DG - Dollar General Corporation

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Dollar General Corporation

100 Mission Ridge
Goodlettsville, TN 37072
United States
615-855-4000
http://www.dollargeneral.com

SectorServices
IndustryDiscount, Variety Stores
Full Time Employees121,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Todd J. VasosChief Exec. Officer and Director2.08MN/A55
Mr. John W. GarrattChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP836.83kN/A48
Ms. Rhonda M. TaylorExec. VP and Gen. Counsel928.28k140.99k49
Mr. Jeffery Carl OwenExec. VP of Store Operations1MN/A47
Ms. Anita C. ElliottChief Accounting Officer and Sr. VPN/AN/A52
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, midwestern, and eastern United States. The company offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products comprising paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine; snacks that comprise candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, such as over-the-counter medicines, as well as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene, and foot care products; pet products, which include pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. It also provides seasonal products, including decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery products, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware products, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products consisting of kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen products, beds, and bath soft goods. In addition, the company offers apparel for infants, toddlers, girls, boys, women, and men, as well as socks, underwear, disposable diapers, shoes, and accessories. As of August 19, 2017, it operated 14,000 stores located in 44 states. The company was formerly known as J.L. Turner & Son, Inc. and changed its name to Dollar General Corporation in 1968. Dollar General Corporation was founded in 1939 and is based in Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

Corporate Governance

Dollar General Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2017 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.