Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Giant Tiger Stores Limited

August 02, 2012 08:38 ET

Media Advisory: Two Giant Tiger Stores in Ottawa Celebrate Their New Look!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 2, 2012) - This Saturday, August 4, the Giant Tiger stores located at 2480 Walkley Road and 2950 Bank Street in Ottawa, Ontario will celebrate the end of weeks of renovations and officially reveal their beautiful new stores. Both locations have benefitted from an extensive renovation, with special attention to the interior decor, merchandising and signage, making this "new store experience" sure to impress.

Doors will open on Saturday at 8 a.m. after a ribbon cutting ceremony highlighting the event. Following the opening, there is an exciting day planned, filled with fun for the entire family, including gift card giveaways to the first 100 customers and hourly in-store giveaways; performances by Pop Shop All Stars; free coffee; balloon twister & clown; face painting; promotional giveaways and mascot appearances.

Where: 2480 Walkley Road, Ottawa, Ontario
When: Saturday, August 4. Ribbon cutting ceremony at 7:45 am with City Councillor Diane Deans in attendance.
Charity BBQ with Maple Lodge with all proceeds donated to TROtt (Therapeutic Riding Association of Ottawa-Carleton).
Where: 2950 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario
When: Saturday, August 4. Ribbon cutting ceremony at 7:45 am with City Councillor Doug Thompson in attendance.
Charity BBQ with all proceeds donated to TROtt (Therapeutic Riding Association of Ottawa-Carleton).

About Giant Tiger:

Giant Tiger is the leading Canadian owned family discount store, providing on trend family fashions, groceries, and everyday needs at low prices that Canadians have come to love and expect. Established in 1961 in Ottawa's Byward Market, the privately held company has grown to over 200 locations across Canada and employs over 7,000 team members. The friendly local stores with the iconic yellow tiger logo are more than an affordable and convenient shopping experience for customers, they help bring communities together. Giant Tiger has a long-standing tradition of supporting surrounding communities. In 2011, Giant Tiger donated more than $2 million to more than 700 local associations across Canada. 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.

Because every day is Canada Day with Giant Tiger. #CanadaPROUD

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