Family Dollar Ups Home, Tests Urban Stores

Corral, Cecile B.
March 2006
Home Textiles Today;3/27/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 24, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports on the growth strategy of Family Dollar Stores Inc. for 2006. The company will enhance food assortments, expand its urban store initiative and continue to focus on its hunting merchandise strategy. The company experienced favorable sales trend in the home area due to opportunistic assortments and use of circulars to highlight treasure hunt goods.


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