New Dollar General store opening in Flint Saturday

Published on Monday, 9 June 2014 23:44 - Written by Staff Reports

Dollar General will celebrate the opening of its newest store in Flint on Saturday.

Starting at 8 a.m., the business will give out free prizes and special deals at the store, at 18903 Farm-to-Market 2493 in Flint. The first 50 adult shoppers will receive a $10 Dollar General gift card, and the first 200 shoppers will get a tote bag.

“Dollar General is committed to delivering a pleasant shopping experience that includes a convenient location, a wide assortment of merchandise and great prices on quality products,” Dan Nieser, Dollar General’s senior vice president of real estate and store development, said in a statement. “We hope our Flint customers will enjoy shopping at Dollar General’s new location.”

Dollar General Corp. has been delivering value to shoppers for 75 years and has more than 11,000 stores in 40 states. The stores offer a focused selection of national name brands and private brands of food, housewares, seasonal items, cleaning supplies, basic apparel and health/beauty products. Dollar General stores usually employ six to 10 people, depending on the need. Anyone interested in joining the team may visit .

 Dollar General is involved in the communities it serves and supports literacy and education. Since its inception in 1993, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded more than $92 million in grants to nonprofit organizations, helping more than five million individuals take their first steps toward literacy or continued education. For more, visit .