We are the largest discount retailer in the United States by number of
stores, with 11,215 stores located in 40 states as of February 28, 2014,
primarily in the southern, southwestern, midwestern and eastern United States.
We offer a broad selection of merchandise, including consumables, seasonal, home
products and apparel. Our merchandise includes high quality national brands from
leading manufacturers, as well as comparable quality private brand selections
with prices at substantial discounts to national brands. We offer our
merchandise at everyday low prices (typically $10 or less) through our
convenient small-box locations, with selling space averaging approximately 7,400
J.L. Turner founded our Company in 1939 as J.L. Turner and Son, Wholesale.
We were incorporated as a Kentucky corporation under the name J.L. Turner &
Son, Inc. in 1955, when we opened our first Dollar General store.