Family Dollar Stores - "Family Dollar Stores, Inc., is a chain of discount stores that offer inexpensive merchandise for family and home needs to customers in 43 states located in mainly in the northeastern, southeastern, southwestern, and northwestern regions of the United States. The first Family Dollar store was opened in Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1959. Since that time, the company has grown to more than 5,000 units with $4.75 billion in annual sales."
Congrats to CVS for discontinuing tobacco sales in ALL locations, and to WSOC TV news for highlighting the fact that Family Dollar stores now sell tobacco. Nice way to hit home the stats that nonsmokers are statistically higher income, higher educated folks.
Battle for Poor Shoppers Fuels Dollar-Store Deal - Dollar Tree Inc.'s agrees to buy Family Dollar Stores Inc. for about $8.5 billion. The chains thrived during the recession as the number of working Americans living in poverty increased by nearly 40%. The stores appealed to cash-strapped shoppers with bargain prices and smaller package sizes, locations closer to their homes. USBureauLaborStatistics http://online.wsj.com/articles/dollar-tree-to-buy-family-dollar-for-74-50-a-share-1406542575
Rouses Point, New York- Vanguard-Fine, LLC is pleased to offer for sale or lease a free standing 8,000 SF building currently occupied by Family Dollar located in Rouses Point, New York. The site is located in the middle of the Village of Rouses Point, adjacent to the local pharmacy and convenience store on the main street of the community. Rouses Point is located on Lake Champlain and is a vacation destination. Great site for a small grocer or health facility.
This 8,196 square foot Family Dollar, located in Savannah, GA was designed by C.L.Helt, Architect. General Contractor was HJB Construction of Charleston, SC. Erector and roofing contractor was Charles Steel Erection. The building features a single slope standing seam roof with a through-wall gutter system. It also features a high parapet at the front with side overhangs. The veneer is two-bone brick face with split face block, and custom awnings were installed over all of the windows.