Family Dollar store closing

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

Oracle Towne Crier

The Family Dollar Store located at 1040 W. American Ave. in Oracle will be closing their doors sometime in August. They currently are having a storewide sale that includes 10 percent to 30 percent off of selected items.

The store has been open for 11 years and has four employees.

In April, the company announced that it would be closing nearly 400 stores and reducing the size of its workforce.

According to Forbes, Family Dollar reported a six percent decline in second quarter revenue over the same period last year. Same store sales for the quarter fell 3.8 percent, which the store told Forbes is a result of decreased customer transactions.

A sign in front of the Oracle store states that the closure is “this location only.”

To read more about the Family Dollar closure, go online to http://onforb.es/1qOt0Kg.

John Hernandez (304 Posts)

John Hernandez lives in Oracle. He is retired and enjoys writing and traveling. He is active in the Oracle Historical Society. He covers numerous public events, researches historical features and writes business/artist profiles.


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Additional Stories

    Mountain Vista Shining Stars

    August 25th, 2015
    by

    Carmen Trejo and Toni Parkhurst were recognized as “Shining Stars” at the Oracle School District Governing Board meeting held on Thursday, Aug.


    Sea Lions host USA Swimming sanctioned meet

    August 25th, 2015
    by

    Over the weekend of August 22-23, swimmers from throughout Arizona came to compete in the San Manuel Beast Swim Meet.


    National Junior Honor Society says, ‘The bus got stuffed’

    August 18th, 2015
    by

    San Manuel Miner The Oracle School District’s Stuff the Bus campaign was a great success.


    New member for Oracle Fire District Board

    August 18th, 2015
    by

    San Manuel Miner Franky Hill took the oath of office last week, becoming the newest Board member of the Oracle Fire Board.


  • Additional Stories

    Handwriting Rocks! Imagination

    August 11th, 2015
    by

    Imagination is the art of visualizing that which has not yet materialized. Imagination is also the ability to feel or […]


    GLOW returns to Oracle

    August 11th, 2015
    by

    Head to the moonlight for everyone’s favorite nighttime art experience at the Triangle L Ranch located in the lush, high desert […]


    Community Church of Saddlebrooke donated over 1,000 diapers to the Family Diaper Bank

    August 11th, 2015
    by

    Thank you for your support of the Family Diaper Bank. Pictured from left are Cathy Scot, Missions Liaison, and Clare […]


    School Supplies Drive

    August 11th, 2015
    by

    Seems like summer is still here and yet the buses will be rolling and children will be filing into the […]


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather