Financial

News > Financial > Dollar Tree Buying Family Dollar

Dollar Tree Buying Family Dollar

(Undated) -- The discount store chain Dollar Tree is buying rival discounter Family Dollar. The boards of both companies have unanimously approved the eight and-a-half-billion dollar merger. Dollar Tree employs more than 87-thousand people. Family Dollar's workforce totals 50-thousand. The two companies had combined sales of about 18 and-a-quarter-billion dollars last year.

Financial

(New York, NY) -- A social coding site that hosts content banned in China is still undergoing a cyber attack it...
(Minneapolis, MN) -- Target is leaving Canada even more quickly than expected. An update filed with the Canadian...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- "Home" is leading at the box office this weekend. The family-friendly animation "Home,"...
(London) -- British Airways is the latest victim of a cyber attack. The airline says tens of thousands of its...
(Undated) -- BMW is recalling nearly 49-thousand motorcycles due to a defective rear flange. The company says the...