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Dollar Tree buys Family Dollar

...000 combined locations eclipsing current leader Dollar General Corp., which has about 11,300.Dollar stores...immediately available for comment. A representative for Dollar General, which last year reported sales growth of 9 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-28/dollar-tree-buys-family-do
Republicans on offensive in Georgia Senate race

...for tackling issues in the free-enterprise system. His own background is in for-profit firms such as Reebok, Dollar General and the failed textile company Pillowtex.Nunn has echoed criticisms that Perdue weathered from his Republican rivals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-07
Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

...night's primary runoff win validates the former corporate CEO's campaign as an outsider. The former CEO of Reebok, Dollar General and the failed textile firm Pillowtex, Perdue offered his private sector record and tremendous wealth as proof that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-22/perdue-defeats
Perdue will have impact

...close to the Perdue record of overseeing, as CEO, the economic growth and job creation of major companies such as Dollar General and Reebok.Our country desperately needs new leadership and new blood to escape the present reality of a stagnant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-21/perdue-will-have-impact
All eyes on Georgia

...relationships Kingston created during his 11 terms in Washington, we would hope Perdue ? a former CEO of Reebok and Dollar General ? will bring boardroom sensibilities to a town in desperate need of fiscal restraint.The conservative voices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-23/all-eyes-georgia
Ga. Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Georgia ahead of Tuesday's GOP runoff

...are serving as the key battleground ahead of Tuesday's runoff.Both Rep. Jack Kingston of Savannah and former Dollar General CEO David Perdue have been spending a major portion of their time and money wooing voters along the busy stretches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/ga-senate-race-zeroes-metro-a
Georgia's U.S. Senate candidates should get serious about the deficit

...is too great to risk finding out.Perdue attacks Kingston because he voted to raise the debt ceiling. As CEO of Dollar General, would Perdue have recommended to his board of directors that they default on their bonds? Not pay their employees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-20/georgias-us-sena
David Perdue campaign swings through Evans

...Evans on Wednesday afternoon in a navy blue RV emblazoned with "the Outsider" in bold white letters.The former Dollar General CEO was in the midst of a 50-city campaign tour across the state seeking enough last minute momentum to overcome...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-07
Perdue touts business record in Georgia Senate bid

...nation's debt.The former CEO of Dollar General and Reebok touts his business...difference," Perdue said.Joining Dollar General as its CEO in April 2003 allowed...Perdue stepped down.Perdue left Dollar General as a multimillionaire. Federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-12/perdue-touts-b
Perdue embraces role as political outsider

...headed corporations like Reebok and Dollar General and sat on the boards of influential...bargain-conscious consumers at Dollar General or motivated rank-and-file...textile history and then goes to Dollar General where it lost 66 percent of its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-07/perdue-embrace