• Dollar General has quietly become one of the biggest retailers in the US by store count

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Dollar General has 15,227 stores in the United States. McDonald's has around 14,000 locations, while Starbucks has around 14,600.
    Dollar General has aggressive expansion plans. In 2017, it opened new locations at a rate of around four stores a day. In 2018, it is on track to open 900 new stores.
    During a call with investors on Tuesday, the company said it plans to open 975 more stores in 2019.
    Dollar General is growing at breakneck speed, and it shows no signs of slowing down.
    The discount chain, known for being a bargain hunter's paradise, has quietly become one of the largest retailers...
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  • Curve Hits 300,000 Users With U.S. Expansion Planned, But This All-In-One Card Is Still Too Clever For Its Own Good

    Curve Hits 300,000 Users With U.S. Expansion Planned, But This All-In-One Card Is Still Too Clever For Its Own Good

    9 days ago - By Forbes

    Curve, the London-based fintech that lets you combine all your bank cards into one, has reached the milestone of over 300,000 cardholders, its CEO and founder Shachar Bialick exclusively told Forbes.
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