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Family Dollar to Present at the Cowen and Company 9th Annual Consumer Conference

Monday, January 03, 2011

Family Dollar to Present at the Cowen and Company 9th Annual Consumer Conference09:53 EST Monday, January 03, 2011MATTHEWS, N.C., Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) announced today that the Company will make a presentation to the investment community at the Cowen and Company 9th Annual Consumer Conference at 8:00 a.m. ET on January 10, 2011.A webcast of this presentation can be accessed live at approximately 8:00 a.m. ET through the Company's website at www.familydollar.com in the "Investors" section under "Presentations & Webcasts."  A replay of the webcast will be available starting at 9:30 a.m. ET on January 10.  The replay will be available through February 10, 2011.About Family DollarBeginning with one store in 1959 in Charlotte, North Carolina, the Company currently operates more than 6,800 stores in 44 states.  Family Dollar Stores, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is based in Matthews, North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte and is a publicly held company with common stock traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FDO.  For more information, please visit www.familydollar.com. INVESTOR CONTACT:Kiley F. Rawlins, CFA(704) 849-7496krawlins@familydollar.comMEDIA CONTACT:Josh Braverman(704) 814-3447jbraverman@familydollar.comSOURCE Family Dollar Stores, Inc.For further information: INVESTORS: Kiley F. Rawlins, CFA, +1-704-849-7496, krawlins@familydollar.com; MEDIA: Josh Braverman, +1-704-814-3447, jbraverman@familydollar.com