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Family Dollar Has Everything Your Family Needs to Have a “Hoppy” Easter for Less

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Family Dollar Has Everything Your Family Needs to Have a “Hoppy” Easter for Less08:03 EDT Tuesday, March 26, 2013 MATTHEWS, N.C. (Business Wire) -- From baskets and candy to plush toys and cards, Family Dollar, one of the fastest-growing discount retail chains in the country, is the Easter Bunny's one-stop-shop this year for Easter fun and springtime cheer, all at Family Dollar's everyday low prices. Easter basket goodies, like jelly beans, Cadbury® Eggs, Peeps® and chocolate bunnies, toys and themed gift wrap will egg-cite everyone on Easter morning and Family Dollar's Easter finery in clothing and home décor will brighten this special day. And in case the Easter Bunny forgets, Family Dollar's got your eggs, food coloring and specialized egg-dying kits, along with an expanded selection of foods, baking and decorating items to help you create a memorable Easter breakfast, snack or dinner. “As the Easter Bunny's official headquarters, we have expanded our Easter offerings to ensure we have the perfect gift for everyone on his list, all at our everyday low prices,” said Bob Giles, Divisional Vice President - Merchandise. “This year, we are excited to offer a wide assortment of baskets, Easter grass, plush toys, candy and basket stuffers for the Easter Bunny to create his own special gift for less than 10 dollars. In addition, we are offering an assortment of pre-made basket for only five dollars. Now that's value.” Stay up to date on everything Family Dollar offers to help your family celebrate this Easter, including hours of operation, recipes, coupons and contests at www.facebook.com/familydollar or Twitter at @myfamilydollar. Customers can check the hours of their local Family Dollar store at www.familydollar.com. About Family Dollar For more than 50 years, Family Dollar has been providing value and convenience to customers in easy-to-shop, neighborhood locations. Family Dollar's mix of name brands, and quality, private brand merchandise appeals to shoppers in more than 7,700 stores in rural and urban settings across 45 states. Helping families save on the items they need with everyday low prices creates a strong bond with customers who refer to their neighborhood store as “my Family Dollar.” Headquartered in Matthews, North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte, Family Dollar is a Fortune 300, 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. Family DollarBryn Winburn, 704-708-1653bwinburn@familydollar.com