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Dollar General names Taylor chief merchandising officer

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General Corp. has appointed Emily Taylor executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, succeeding Jason Reiser, who has left the company. Taylor, who has worked at Dollar General for more than 20 years, most recently served as senior vice president of channel ­innovation. “We are confident that Emily’s strategic vision and

Taylor named chief merchant at Dollar General

Taylor named chief merchant at Dollar General

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General Corp. on Friday named Emily Taylor executive vice president and chief merchandising officer. Taylor succeeds Jason Reiser, who has left the company. Taylor joined Dollar General in 1998 and most recently served as senior vice president of channel innovation. “We are confident that Emily’s strategic vision and longstanding leadership with

Dollar General sets supplier diversity summit

Dollar General sets supplier diversity summit

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General has announced a date for a virtual summit focused on suppliers with one or more diversity certifications that have not sold merchandise to the retailer within the past 18 months. Dollar General’s 2020 Supplier and Diversity Innovation Summit is set for September 16. “We are excited to host our 2020

Dollar General adds CBD products in select states

Dollar General adds CBD products in select states

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General announced on Tuesday that it has begun selling about 20 CBD topical cosmetic products in approximately 1,100 stores in Tennessee and Kentucky. The company said it also plans to expand the products’ availability to seven more states (Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas and Vermont) by spring 2020. Dollar

Dollar General teams with Western Union on service

Dollar General teams with Western Union on service

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.  — Dollar General Corp. said Tuesday that its customers can now complete Western Union money transfers at its more than 15,400 stores. The retailer’s partnership with Western Union means that people can initiate international and domestic money transfers digitally using the Western Union mobile app or by visiting westernunion.com, and then pay in person at Dollar

Dollar Gen. strengthens exec team

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General Corp. has tapped Jason Reiser as executive vice president and chief merchandising officer. The retailer also named Carman Wenkoff executive vice president and chief information officer. Reiser, who had been serving as executive vice president and chief operating officer at the Vitamin Shoppe, was slated to join Dollar General on

Dollar General names Jason Reiser chief merchant

Dollar General names Jason Reiser chief merchant

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — Dollar General Corp. has named Jason Reiser as executive vice president and chief merchandising officer. Plans call for Reiser, currently executive vice president and chief operating officer at The Vitamin Shoppe, to join Dollar General on July 12. He will replace Jim Thorpe, who recently retired from Dollar General, which operates some

Family Dollar’s Reiser to join Vitamin Shoppe as COO

Family Dollar’s Reiser to join Vitamin Shoppe as COO

SECAUCUS, N.J. — Jason Reiser, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer for Dollar Tree Inc.’s Family Dollar business, is set to join Vitamin Shoppe Inc. as chief operating officer, effective July 11. In his new post, Reiser will be responsible for store operations, merchandising, supply chain and information technology for the company, a specialty