OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 18, 2013) - Giant Tiger Stores Limited will be unveiling our newest store, located in North Bay, ON on April 20, 2013. This is an opportunity to meet Store Manager Sean Wilson along with the North Bay community, MP Mr. Jay Aspin and Mayor Al McDonald. There will be a cheque presentation from the Giant Tiger Charitable Giving Program to Gathering Place North Bay's Community Soup Kitchen. Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay will be on hand to run the charity BBQ and will receive all proceeds.
Notes to Editors
You are invited to send a member of your media team including a reporter/ photographer to the opening ceremonies.
Date: April 20, 2013
Time: 7:40 a.m.
Location: Giant Tiger North Bay 278 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay
Please contact Alison Scarlett (613.809.6437) upon arrival and to arrange for media interviews.
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 www.gianttiger.com or join us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/gianttiger or follow us on Twitter @GTboutique.
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