press release

August 18, 2016

Contact:
Jamie Miller
(301) 341-8776
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Giant Food introduces new fresh meal kits in select Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia stores

Helps customers save time and eat well with healthy, easy meal preparation

Landover, Md. (August 18, 2016) – Giant Food of Landover, Md. today announced the launch of new fresh meal kits in eight greater Washington, D.C. stores. Each kit features pre-measured, fresh ingredients and step-by-step instructions to create a meal for two in 35 minutes or less. Giant’s meal kits will be available at the deli and produce departments of select Giant stores and can be ordered for home delivery through Peapod by Giant.

“These new fresh meals kits are a way for us to make our customers’ lives easier,” said Gordon Reid, president, Giant Food of Landover, Md. “Giant is excited about the launch of these kits, which will save our customers time while also providing them with a healthy, well-rounded delicious meal the whole family can enjoy together.”

Featured meals and recipes are “Fast, Fresh and Easy” like those found in Giant’s Savory magazine. The summer meal varieties include:

  • Lemon thyme chicken with zucchini, cherry tomatoes and white rice
  • Asian style pork stir fry with white rice
  • Black 7 feta cheese stuffed chicken breasts with roasted broccoli and potato wedges
  • Salmon risotto with spring vegetables

One kit costs $14.99 and two kits, to serve four people, cost $24.99. The kits can be purchased at the following stores:

  • Village at Lee Airpark Giant - 13 Lee Airpark Dr, Edgewater, MD
  • Town Center Giant - 10790 Town Center Blvd, Dunkirk, MD
  • Villages at River Hill Giant - 6050 Daybreak Cir, Clarksville, MD
  • Westwood Shopping Center Giant - 5400 Westbard Ave, Bethesda, MD
  • City Market at O Street Giant - 1400 7th St NW, Washington, DC
  • Cathedral Commons Giant - 3336 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC
  • McLean Shopping Center Giant - 1454 Chain Bridge Rd, McLean, VA
  • East Glebe Road Giant - 621 East Glebe Road, Alexandria, VA

About Giant Food, LLC

Giant Food, LLC, headquartered in Landover, Md., operates 169 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 20,000 associates. Included within the 169 stores are 160 full-service pharmacies. Giant is owned by Ahold USA, Inc. For more information on Giant visit www.giantfood.com.

Click here to download our infographic about our meal kit.