Closings and delays

Dollar General Hiring Spree

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Discount chain ‘Dollar General’ is adding thousands of jobs.  The company is opening 625 new stores this year, expanding into 3 more states, and remodeling another 500 stores.  Dollar General currently has 11,000 stores, which is more locations than any other retailer in the country.  In just 2 years, between 2009 and 2011, the company created 15,000 jobs.  Now it’s hiring another 6,000 people.