CHICAGO (CBS)– Dollar General is hiring 20,000 workers nationally this spring.

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The discount chain says it made more money during the pandemic, because cash-strapped shoppers needed discounts.

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The company plans to hire full-time and part-time workers in stores and distribution centers.


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CBS 2 Chicago Staff