All those dollar-store offers add up

  • by: Matt Townsend , Bloomberg News
  • Updated: August 18, 2014 - 8:53 PM

Dollar General Corp. offered about $9 billion for Family Dollar Stores Inc., excluding debt, setting off a bidding war for a company that had agreed to a $8.5 billion takeover by Dollar Tree Inc. last month.

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