press release

September 7, 2016

Contact:
Jamie Miller
(301) 341-8776
[email protected]

FLU VACCINATIONS NOW AVAILABLE AT GIANT PHARMACIES

Immunizations available for both adults and children; no cost with most insurance plans

Landover, Md. (September 7, 2016) – To help customers stay healthy this flu season, vaccinations are now available at all Giant Food of Landover, Md. in-store pharmacies. Flu vaccinations are administered by Giant’s in-store pharmacists with no appointment needed.

“Giant is pleased to be able to administer flu shots to the communities we serve across Maryland, Virginia, Delaware and the District of Columbia,” said Paul Zvaleny, Director of Pharmacy Operations of Giant Food of Landover, Md. “Our team is committed to supporting the health and wellness of all of our customers and that includes easy access to flu shots this season.”

Most insurance plans cover flu shots with no co-pays and Giant pharmacies bill them directly, including Medicare. Standard flu shots for both adults and children are available, as well as other flu vaccinations, including the “quad” and high dose vaccines. See pharmacist for applicable ages and details for children. Customers receiving flu shots will also receive a free coupon book with more than $40 in savings.

In addition to receiving their flu shots, all customers will be offered free vaccination reviews. With a few simple questions, Giant pharmacists are able to determine if you are missing any recommended adult vaccinations.

For more information, or to schedule an onsite flu clinic for your office, please call 800-950-4678.

To find the Giant pharmacy nearest you, please visit www.giantfood.com.

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.