About Founded in 1987, General Discount Stores were part of the few retailers who recognized the possible opportunities in discount retailing. Having grown from 3000 sq. ft. of saleable area in 1987 to over 100,000 sq. ft. today, General Discount has established itself as a one-stop...

About Since our founding in 1986, Rent-A-Center (RAC) has grown from 16 stores to more than 3,050 in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada through acquisitions and new store openings. Our largest acquisition was in 1998 when we bought 1,409 stores from Thorn Americas. In...