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Family Dollar Stores, Inc. operates a chain of self-service retail discount stores primarily for low- and middle-income consumers in the United States. Its merchandise assortment includes consumables, such as household chemicals, paper products, food products, health and beauty aids, hardware and automotive supplies, pet food and supplies, and tobacco; and home products comprising blankets, sheets, towels, housewares, giftware, and home décor products. The company also provides apparel and accessories consisting of men’s and women’s clothing products, boys’ and girls’ clothing products, infants’ clothing products, shoes, and fashion accessories; and seasonal and electronic products, such as toys, stationery and school supplies, and seasonal goods, as well as personal electronics, including pre-paid cellular phones and services. As of April 10, 2014, it operated approximately 8,100 stores in 46 states. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Matthews, North Carolina.

34,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 10/28/13
Founded in 1959

family dollar stores (FDO) Top Compensated Officers

Executive Chairman, Chief Executive Officer a...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $493.0K
Executive Vice President of Store Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $425.1K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $400.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

family dollar stores (FDO) Key Developments

Dollar Tree, Inc. and Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Receives Request for Additional Information from the Federal Trade Commission

Dollar Tree, Inc. and Family Dollar Stores, Inc. announced that, as expected, the two companies have each received a request for additional information (second request) from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in connection with Dollar Tree's pending acquisition of Family Dollar. The second request was issued under notification requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Act of 1976, as amended (HSR Act). The effect of the second request is to extend the waiting period imposed by the HSR Act until 30 days after Dollar Tree and Family Dollar have substantially complied with the request, unless that period is extended voluntarily by the parties or terminated sooner by the FTC. Dollar Tree and Family Dollar intend to cooperate fully with the FTC, are confident that regulatory approval will be obtained, and expect to close the transaction as early as the end of November 2014. J.P. Morgan Securities LLC is acting as exclusive financial advisor to the board of directors of Dollar Tree, and J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A., Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, Bank of America, N.A., Royal Bank of Canada and U.S. Bank, National Association, and certain of their affiliates have committed to provide financing for the transaction. Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Williams Mullen are acting as legal counsel to Dollar Tree in connection with the transaction. Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC is acting as exclusive financial advisor to the board of directors of Family Dollar in connection with the transaction. Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP is serving as legal counsel to Family Dollar.

Family Dollar Stores Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on October 15, 2014

Family Dollar Stores Inc. announced that the company's board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on the company's common stock of $0.31 per share, payable on October 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2014.

Dollar General Corporation, Family Dollar Stores Inc. - M&A Call

To discuss the Acquisition of Family Dollar Stores Inc. by Dollar General Corporation


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