Family Dollar announces grand opening

Published 7:02 am Wednesday, July 5, 0800

To The Leader


Family Dollar, a leading small format and convenience retailer, has announced plans for a grand opening in Orange.

In addition to providing everyday low prices and a broad assortment of necessities, the new store will include $1 Dollar Tree merchandise, additional freezers and coolers and an expanded selection of food, beauty and essentials, household products, and seasonal items. 

There will be a grand opening celebration for the community from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 13 at 3751 North 16th Street in Orange. 

The event will feature gift basket raffles, giveaways, free samples, and family fun entertainment. In addition, the first 50 customers on Saturday will receive a gift card and a reusable shopping bag.

 “Family Dollar is proud to be a part of the Orange community and we are excited to welcome existing and new customers to our new store,” said Jim Van Slyke, Family Dollar spokesperson. “The store will provide even greater values and convenience to our shoppers.”

A store of this size typically employs six to 10 associates. Interested applicants can apply online at or by visiting the store location.