New Dollar General Store Takes a Bow in Niles

Now that the newest Dollar General store in Southwest Michigan is open for business, they will celebrate their Grand Opening this coming Saturday, December 7th.

The major discount retailer’s newest Dollar General store is located at 2502 Old US 31 in Niles, and is now open. In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday essentials at low prices.

Dollar General is slated to celebrate the store’s official grand opening this Saturday, December 7th at 8 am with free prizes and special deals. Additionally, the first 50 adult shoppers at the store will receive a $10 Dollar General gift card and the first 200 shoppers will receive a Dollar General tote bag with complimentary product samples, among other giveaways.

Dan Nieser is Senior Vice President of Real Estate & Store Development for Dollar General. He says, “Dollar General is committed to delivering a pleasant shopping experience that includes a convenient location, a wide assortment of merchandise and great prices on quality products,” and adds, “We hope our area customers will enjoy shopping at Dollar General’s new location.”

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Dollar General officials say their stores offer convenience and value to customers by providing a focused selection of national name brands and private brands of food, housewares, seasonal items, cleaning supplies, basic apparel and health/beauty products.

Additionally, the new store promises to 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, with seasonal products displayed in the center of the store, and departments easily recognizable with visible signage and coolers conveniently located at the front of the store.

Traditional Dollar General stores employ approximately six to 10 people, depending on the need.  Anyone interested in joining one of America’s fastest-growing retailers with competitive wages and benefits, world-class training and development and the ability to further their career through a growing organization can apply for available positions online at

Dollar General pledges always to give customers more than everyday low prices on basic merchandise, inasmuch as they are deeply involved in the communities they serve as ardent supporters 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, you can visit online at