Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Giant Tiger Stores Limited

September 16, 2016 09:00 ET

Giant Tiger in Chatham, Ontario Celebrates Grand Opening!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 16, 2016) - On Saturday, September 17, Giant Tiger will celebrate the official opening of its newly relocated store in Chatham, Ontario.

The new Giant Tiger store, located at 595 Grand Avenue West, will occupy 26,230 square feet and will offer ice, vending, lottery, Slush Puppie, third-party gift cards, GT gift cards, stamps and Western Union.

The grand opening will be a fun-filled day with plenty of free activities for customers of all ages, including gift card and promotional giveaways, a princess meet and greet, free face painting, strolling entertainment and of course, a visit from Friendly, the Giant Tiger. There will also be Giant Value product sampling and a charitable BBQ, with proceeds supporting Outreach for Hunger.

For more information regarding the grand opening plans, visit the store's Facebook page at facebook.com/gtchatham

WHAT: Giant Tiger Chatham grand opening
WHERE: 595 Grand Avenue West
WHEN: Saturday, September 17, 2016
7:35 a.m.: Speeches and ribbon-cutting ceremony
8:00 a.m.: Giant Tiger Chatham officially opens
11:00 p.m.: Princess meet and greet
About Chatham's new Giant Tiger:
• 26,230 square feet
• Hours of operation: Monday to Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

About Giant Tiger:

Giant Tiger is the leading Canadian owned family discount store, committed to providing on trend family fashions, groceries and everyday needs. Established in 1961 in Ottawa's ByWard Market, the privately held company has over 200 locations across Canada and employs over 7,000 team members. All Giant Tiger locations are locally owned or operated by a team member who knows the community. In 2001, the North West Company entered into a franchise agreement with Giant Tiger Stores Limited to open and operate Giant Tiger stores in Western Canada. The friendly local stores with the iconic yellow tiger logo are not only where Canadians shop more and spend less, but they help bring communities together.

For more information on the company, please visit www.gianttiger.com

Contact Information

  • Media inquiries: Alison Scarlett
    Manager, Public Relations and Community Activation
    613-521-8222 ext. 2873
    ascarlett@gianttiger.com