News & Media

What's happening at Giant Food? Where are our new stores? What are our other fresh Ideas? Here is some recent press that may give you some insight.

Latest News

5/27/20: Letter to Customers from Giant Food President Ira Kress

5/26/20: Giant Food Announces Ira Kress as President

5/12/20: Important Information for our Customers – Click here to learn more about a recent incident affecting our Park Road store in Washington D.C.

5/7/20: 2020 Giant® National Capital Barbecue Battle Transforms to Month-Long Virtual Experience

5/4/20: Giant Food Launches #HealthyAtHome Virtual Challenge for the Month of May

4/27/20: Giant Food Announces Free, Weekly Nutrition-Focused Classes in New Virtual Format

4/7/20: Giant Food Announces Updates to In-Store Social Distancing Policies

4/6/20: Letter to Customers

3/31/20: Giant Food Announces $1.5M Relief Donation During Coronavirus Pandemic

3/25/20: Giant Food to Donate $550,000 and 1,200 Hams to Support Local Food Banks During COVID-19 Pandemic

3/24/20: Letter to Customers

3/24/20: Changes to Procedures and Policies

3/18/20: Giant Food Dedicates Shopping Hours for Seniors and Citizens with Compromised Immune Systems

3/14/20: Important Update from Giant Food

3/11/20: On the Coronavirus Outbreak

3/10/20: Giant Improved Loyalty Program to Offer Even More Rewards

3/6/20: Giant Announces New Store Opening in Fairfax County, VA

1/30/20: Giant Food Supports Black History Month Through Bags 4 My Cause

1/22/20: Giant Food Earns Top Marks in 2020 Corporate Equality Index

1/17/20: Giant Food Launches New Wine Line, “Artie” at Virginia Stores

11/8/19: Giant Food Announces Plans to Redevelop Fort Washington Location on Livingston Road

10/14/19: Giant Food Announces Launch of Giant Delivers, Local Grocer’s Home Delivery Service

10/10/19: Giant Food to Donate 6,000 Turkeys to Local Feeding America Food Banks as Part of Annual Food Drive

10/2/19: Giant Food Shares Region’s Top 5 Favorite Halloween Candies

9/3/19: Giant Food and Capitals Star Alex Ovechkin to Release Limited Edition Ovi O's Cereal

8/26/19: Seasonal Flu Vaccinations Now Available at Giant Food Pharmacies

8/18/19: Giant Food Announces New Store Opening in Owings Mills, MD.

8/13/19: Giant Food Announces the Launch of the 15th Annual Pediatric Cancer Fundraising Program With $2 Million Goal

7/23/19: Giant Food Announces the Addition of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to All Stores

7/16/19: Giant Food Launches Community Bag Program Powered by Bags 4 My Cause

7/8/19: Giant Food Announces Convenient New Giant Pickup Service

7/3/19: Giant Food Alerts Customers to Discard Green Giant Fresh Zucchini Noodles and Butternut Noodles

6/6/19: Giant Food Celebrates the LGBTQ Community with a new Rainbow logo for Pride Month

5/22/19: Giant Food Announces Fourth Year as Title Sponsor of Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle

4/18/19: Giant Food Announces Produce Rx Program Coming to Washington D.C. Store Location

4/8/19: Giant Food Returning as Official Sponsor of Wizards District Gaming for 2019 Season

4/4/19: Giant Food Announces Grand Opening of New Store in Olney, Md.

4/2/19: Giant Food Earns Top Marks in 2019 Corporate Equality Index

2/12/19: Giant Food® Cage Free Eggs Statement

1/23/19: Giant Food® Announces Launch of New Podcast, Nutrition Made Easy!™

12/19/18: Giant Food Promotes Expansive Offering of Highly-Rated Wines

12/4/18: Giant Food to Invest $175 Million in Expansion and Store Enhancement

11/30/18: Giant Food Offers Safe & Healthy Romaine Lettuce

11/21/18: Giant Food Voluntarily Removes All Romaine Lettuce Products

11/20/18: Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Nature's Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Dog Food

11/15/18: Giant Food to Donate 6,000 Turkeys to Five Feeding America Food Banks

11/8/18: Giant Food’s New Promotional Campaign, “The Little Things are Giant,” Celebrates Shared Connection with Shoppers

10/30/18: Giant Food Announces Two New Store Openings in Northern Virginia

10/24/18: Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Own Brand Salads

8/14/18: Giant Food Launches 14th Annual Pediatric Cancer Fundraising Program, Setting $2 Million Donation Goal

6/26/18: Giant Food Announces New Store Opening in Olney, MD.

6/4/18: Giant Food Donates $2 Million to Local Schools through A+ School Rewards Program

4/26/18: Giant Food and Wizards District Gaming Announce Partnership

11/2/17: Giant Food Launches “Food 4 Families” Holiday Food Drive at all 167 Locations

10/30/17: Giant Food Customers Preventing Type 2 Diabetes with Program offered in DC, Maryland and Virginia Stores

10/5/17: GIANT FOOD CUSTOMERS FIGHT HUNGER WITH MORE THAN $738,000 DONATED TO LOCAL FOOD BANKS

10/4/17: GIANT FOOD RAISES THE BAR ON SERVICES AND GUARANTEES

9/28/17: HALLOWEEN TREATS FOR ALL: AHOLD USA AND ITS BRANDS PARTNER WITH TEAL PUMPKIN PROJECT® OFFERING ALLERGY-FREE OPTIONS FOR TRICK-OR-TREATERS

9/13/17: Giant Food Kicks Off 2017-2018 A+ School Rewards Program

9/6/17: FLU VACCINATIONS NOW AVAILABLE AT GIANT FOOD PHARMACIES

9/5/17: GIANT FOOD DONATES $75,000 TO HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF

8/21/17: GIANT FOOD KICKS OFF 13TH ANNUAL PEDIATRIC CANCER FUNDRAISING PROGRAM WITH $2 MILLION GOAL

8/9/17: Giant Launches Private Brand "No Antibiotics Ever" Pork Line

6/27/17: Giant Food’s Our Family Foundation Awards Grant to Y in Central Maryland

6/7/17: GIANT CHAMPIONS POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION FOR REGION'S STUDENTS WITH $50,000 IN ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS

6/5/17: Giant Introduces the Fuel Rewards® Program Giving Customers A Way to Save Even More at the Pump

7/23/19: Giant Food Announces the Addition of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) to All Stores

7/16/19: Giant Food Launches Community Bag Program Powered by Bags 4 My Cause

7/8/19: Giant Food Announces Convenient New Giant Pickup Service

7/3/19: Giant Food Alerts Customers to Discard Green Giant Fresh Zucchini Noodles and Butternut Noodles

6/6/19: Giant Food Celebrates the LGBTQ Community with a new Rainbow logo for Pride Month

5/22/19: Giant Food Announces Fourth Year as Title Sponsor of Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle

4/18/19: Giant Food Announces Produce Rx Program Coming to Washington D.C. Store Location

4/8/19: Giant Food Returning as Official Sponsor of Wizards District Gaming for 2019 Season

4/4/19: Giant Food Announces Grand Opening of New Store in Olney, Md.

4/2/19: Giant Food Earns Top Marks in 2019 Corporate Equality Index

2/12/19: Giant Food® Cage Free Eggs Statement

1/23/19: Giant Food® Announces Launch of New Podcast, Nutrition Made Easy!™

12/19/18: Giant Food Promotes Expansive Offering of Highly-Rated Wines

12/4/18: Giant Food to Invest $175 Million in Expansion and Store Enhancement

11/30/18: Giant Food Offers Safe & Healthy Romaine Lettuce

11/21/18: Giant Food Voluntarily Removes All Romaine Lettuce Products

11/20/18: Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Nature's Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Dog Food

11/15/18: Giant Food to Donate 6,000 Turkeys to Five Feeding America Food Banks

11/8/18: Giant Food’s New Promotional Campaign, “The Little Things are Giant,” Celebrates Shared Connection with Shoppers

10/30/18: Giant Food Announces Two New Store Openings in Northern Virginia

10/24/18: Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Own Brand Salads

8/14/18: Giant Food Launches 14th Annual Pediatric Cancer Fundraising Program, Setting $2 Million Donation Goal

6/26/18: Giant Food Announces New Store Opening in Olney, MD.

6/4/18: Giant Food Donates $2 Million to Local Schools through A+ School Rewards Program

4/26/18: Giant Food and Wizards District Gaming Announce Partnership

11/2/17: Giant Food Launches “Food 4 Families” Holiday Food Drive at all 167 Locations

10/30/17: Giant Food Customers Preventing Type 2 Diabetes with Program offered in DC, Maryland and Virginia Stores

10/5/17: GIANT FOOD CUSTOMERS FIGHT HUNGER WITH MORE THAN $738,000 DONATED TO LOCAL FOOD BANKS

10/4/17: GIANT FOOD RAISES THE BAR ON SERVICES AND GUARANTEES

9/28/17: HALLOWEEN TREATS FOR ALL: AHOLD USA AND ITS BRANDS PARTNER WITH TEAL PUMPKIN PROJECT® OFFERING ALLERGY-FREE OPTIONS FOR TRICK-OR-TREATERS

9/13/17: Giant Food Kicks Off 2017-2018 A+ School Rewards Program

9/6/17: FLU VACCINATIONS NOW AVAILABLE AT GIANT FOOD PHARMACIES

9/5/17: GIANT FOOD DONATES $75,000 TO HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF

8/21/17: GIANT FOOD KICKS OFF 13TH ANNUAL PEDIATRIC CANCER FUNDRAISING PROGRAM WITH $2 MILLION GOAL

8/9/17: Giant Launches Private Brand "No Antibiotics Ever" Pork Line

6/27/17: Giant Food’s Our Family Foundation Awards Grant to Y in Central Maryland

6/7/17: GIANT CHAMPIONS POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION FOR REGION'S STUDENTS WITH $50,000 IN ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIPS

6/5/17: Giant Introduces the Fuel Rewards® Program Giving Customers A Way to Save Even More at the Pump