Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Giant Tiger Stores Limited

June 19, 2013 13:20 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Giant Tiger in Kemptville, ON, Celebrates Grand Opening this Saturday!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 19, 2013) - On Saturday, June 22, 2013 Giant Tiger will celebrate the official opening of its new store in Kemptville, located at 2970 County Rd 43.

Doors will open at 8:00 a.m. after a ribbon cutting ceremony and speeches by some local dignitaries and the Store Manager, Harry Haider. Giant Tiger is proud to be connected and committed to the communities we serve. A charity BBQ will be taking place benefitting The Kemptville Youth Centre, get a Marc Angelo's sausage and a drink for $2.

It will be a fun-filled day with plenty of free activities for customers of all ages, including gift card giveaways to the first 50 customers in store, a rock climbing wall, free coffee and hot chocolate, strolling & musical entertainment and even a visit from Friendly the Giant Tiger! There will be promotional giveaways during the celebrations.

WHAT: Giant Tiger Grand Opening
WHERE: 2970 Country Rd 43
WHEN: June 22, 2013
7:40 a.m.: Opening ceremonies, speeches and the ribbon cutting
8:00 a.m.: Giant Tiger Kemptville officially opens

About Kemptville's Giant Tiger:

  • Has over 15,300 square feet of shopping space.
  • Hours of operation: Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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 2012, 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 or join us on Facebook at or follow us on Twitter @GTboutique.

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

Contact Information

  • For media inquiries contact:
    Janie Aker
    Manager, Public Relations and Community Activation