Giant Tiger Stores Limited



Giant Tiger Stores Limited

March 14, 2014 08:40 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Giant Tiger in Barrie, ON Unveils New Modern Look!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 14, 2014) - The renovations are nearing completion and it's down to the finishing touches. This Saturday, March 15, Giant Tiger unveils a fully renovated store located at 320 Yonge Street, in Barrie, Ont.

The store has been redesigned to greatly improve the shopping experience for our customers. They will find even more of the same outstanding values, great deals and friendly customer service they've come to expect from Giant Tiger for their fashion, food and home needs - plus a lot more space to shop and a fun new Giant Tiger look!

Store owner Joel Lightheart and his entire team are excited about their newly improved store and invite you to the Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, March 15 beginning at 8:00 am. Gift cards will be given out to the first 50 customers.

There will be fun and savings for the whole family. Take part in face painting, support the Round Up Campaign benefitting Seasons Centre for Grieving Children, and be sure not to miss an appearance by Friendly the Giant Tiger.

Giant Tiger Barrie is pleased to offer lottery and third party gift cards.

About Giant Tiger:

We are 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. In 2013, Giant Tiger donated more than $2 million to more than 700 local associations and charities across Canada

Giant Tiger checks out as Canada's low price Giant with our low prices every day, price matching, Claw Backs throughout the store and the no time limit return policy. For more information about the company, please visit www.gianttiger.com or join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gianttiger or follow us on Twitter @GTboutique.

Giant Tiger, a proud Canadian company since… FOREVER! #CanadaPROUD

Contact Information

  • For media inquiries contact:
    Giant Tiger Stores Limited
    Alison Scarlett
    Manager, Public Relations and Community Activation
    ascarlett@gianttiger.com