GOODLETTSVILLE – Dollar General is now open at 6735 Smithville Highway in Silver Point. Normal hours of operation may be found online here or through the Dollar General app.*
Dollar General stores are proud to provide area residents with a convenient store to purchase household essentials including food, cleaning supplies, paper products, over-the-counter medicines, hygiene products, baby items and more through its mission of ‘serving others.’ With approximately 75% of the American population within five miles of a Dollar General, the Company is committed to remaining open and in-stock to provide customers and communities with an affordable and convenient retail option during these unprecedented times.
Additionally, the new store will provide customers with stylish, on-trend home décor and a party preparation selection, in addition to the same categories, brands and products customers trust Dollar General to carry. The store’s fresh layout is designed to make shopping simple for customers. Seasonal products are displayed in the center of the store, departments are easily recognizable with visible signage and coolers are conveniently located at the front of the store.
A grand opening community celebration is expected to be announced at a later date.
The store is expected to employ approximately six to 10 people, depending on the need. Dollar General also continues to hire new full and part time employees across its store, distribution and private fleet networks. Dollar General provides employees with competitive wages and benefits that including day-one telemedicine, health insurance coverage options, 401K savings and retirement plans, tuition reimbursement, world-class and award-winning training and development programs, paid parental leave, adoption assistance and much more. Interested candidates can review and apply for available positions here.
Dollar General gives its customers more than everyday low prices on basic merchandise. Dollar General is deeply involved in the communities it serves and is an ardent supporter of literacy and education. At the cash register of every Dollar General store, customers interested in learning how to read, speak English or prepare for their high school equivalency test can pick up a brochure with a postage-paid reply card that can be mailed in for a referral to a local organization that offers free literacy services. Since its inception in 1993, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded more than $172 million in grants to nonprofit organizations, helping more than 11 million individuals take their first steps toward literacy or continued education. For more information about the Dollar General Literacy Foundation and its grant programs, visit www.dgliteracy.com.
*As of March 17, 2020, stores are closing one hour earlier to allow employees to clean and re-stock shelves.