press release

September 21, 2014

Contact:
Christopher Brand
717-240-1017
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GIANT FOOD STORES COMPLETES REMODEL AT LEHIGHTON STORE

Carlisle, PA – GIANT Food Stores has completed a major remodel of its store located at 1241 Blakeslee Boulevard in Lehighton, PA. The store underwent a four-month remodel to provide customers with an expanded product selection and features for a more convenient shopping experience.

“We’re proud to reinvest in the Lehighton community, and we can’t wait to show off our new look to all of our customers,” said Josh Hudock, store manager. “We’ve broadened our product selection while making the store easier to shop.”

Lehighton customers will find key departments such as produce, deli, meat, and bakery have been freshened with new décor and fixtures along with an increased variety of product. Key areas such as grocery, dairy, and frozen foods have been expanded.

Emphasizing GIANT’s ongoing commitment to health and wellness, customers will find a broader assortment of natural and organic products in the dedicated section called Nature’s Promise Marketplace, which includes more than 2,500 frozen, dairy, grocery and special diet selections. In addition, customers will find a wider assortment of frozen natural and organic products.

Open twenty-four hours daily, the Lehighton GIANT has approximately 150 associates. The store has been in existence since 2001.

About GIANT/MARTIN’S

Headquartered in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, GIANT/MARTIN’S operates nearly 200 grocery stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, under the names of GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets. GIANT/MARTIN’S employs more than 31,000 associates. Founded in 1923, GIANT and MARTIN’S have a long-standing commitment to eradicate hunger and improve the quality of life for children in addition to working with hundreds of local organizations annually. The company was recognized for its leadership in the fight against hunger with the Golden Grocer Award by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In addition, GIANT/MARTIN’S is one of the top ten fund-raisers in the country for local Children’s Miracle Network hospitals. GIANT and MARTIN’S are Ahold companies. For more information visit www.GiantFoodStores.com and www.MartinsFoods.com. Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/giantfoodstores and facebook.com/martinsfoods and on Twitter @GiantFoodStores or @MartinsFoodMkts.