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Family Dollar Hosts Escalon Store Grand Opening
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A grand opening for the new Family Dollar store at 2043 Jackson Ave., Escalon, is planned for this week, with special events on both Thursday and Saturday. Marg Jackson/The Times

Family Dollar Stores, Inc., a leading small format and convenience retailer, has announced plans for a grand opening of its new store in Escalon.

“Family Dollar is pleased to invite customers to experience our great value and broad assortment of merchandise in the Escalon community,” said Heather Briganti, Family Dollar spokesperson. “Our customers can rely on Family Dollar for everyday low prices on household products, food, beauty and essentials, seasonal merchandise, apparel and much more.”

The grand opening kicks off on Thursday, May 31, followed by a celebration for the community at the store on Saturday, June 2. The grand opening will include giveaways and prizes, including reusable shopping bags, cookies and a gift basket raffle. In addition, on Saturday, the first 50 customers will receive a Family Dollar gift card.

Family Dollar stores are open seven days a week and offer everyday items for the entire family in an easy-to-shop neighborhood location. The store is at 2043 Jackson Avenue.

For more than 55 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 8,000 stores in rural and urban settings across 46 states. Family Dollar, headquartered in Matthews, North Carolina, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dollar Tree, Inc. of Chesapeake, Virginia. For more information, visit