Posted on November 16, 2011 by retailnu
The opening of four new stores in California marks the retailer’s growth into its 45th state. Family Dollar Stores Inc. yesterday announced that it has opened four new stores in California. The stores in Ontario, Rialto, Riverside and Fontana represent the company’s entry into its 45th state.
Family Dollar, one of the fastest-growing retailers, plans to open 450 to 500 new stores nationwide in 2012.
“We’re proud and excited to bring our value and convenience to more customers with our newest stores in California,” said Howard Levine, chairman and CEO of Family Dollar. “These stores offer an opportunity to introduce our new neighbors to a more compelling place to shop for everything they need for their families.”
To commemorate the openings, Family Dollar will host grand opening celebrations at all four locations beginning Thursday, November 17. The weekend-long festivities will include a special ribbon cutting, family activities and a canned food drive to benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank.
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