Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE: FDO) announced today that the Company will make a presentation to the investment community at the Morgan Stanley 2012 Global Consumer Conference at 2:45 p.m. ET on November 13, 2012. A webcast of this presentation can be accessed live at approximately 2:45 p.m. ET through the Company’s website at http://corporate.familydollar.com in the “Investors” section under “Presentations & Webcasts.” A replay of the webcast will be available starting at 6:45 p.m. ET on November 13, 2012. The replay will be available through December 13, 2012. 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 7,400 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 .