Giant’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Giant owns and operates a chain of supermarkets that sell food products, vegetables, stationery goods and electrical appliances. Read more

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Ira Kress

CEO Approval Rating

90/100

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Shoppers is a top competitor of Giant. Shoppers was founded in Spokane Valley, Washington} in 1949. Shoppers competes in the Retail Distributors industry. Compared to Giant, Shoppers generates $1.7B less revenue.

Save Mart is Giant's #2 competitor. Save Mart is headquartered in Modesto, California, and was founded in 1952. Save Mart operates in the Hypermarkets & Super Centers industry. Save Mart generates 175% the revenue of Giant.

Fred Meyer has been one of Giant's top competitors. Fred Meyer is a Private company that was founded in 1922 in Portland, Oregon. Fred Meyer operates in the Hypermarkets & Super Centers industry. Compared to Giant, Fred Meyer has 10,000 more employees.

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Giant News

September 1, 2020Benzinga

Giant Food Announces Extended Relationship with Union Kitchen to Offer Shoppers Access to Locally Made Products

LANDOVER, Md., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food, the leading greater Washington D.C. regional... See more »
August 24, 2020Mass Market Retailers

Flu vaccinations now available at Giant Food pharmacies

LANDOVER, Md. - Giant Food announced Monday that flu shots are once again available at all of its in-... See more »
August 21, 2020The Shelby Report

Giant Food Opens New Store In Fairfax County, Virginia

Fairfax County, Virginia, welcomed the opening of a new Giant Food on Aug. 21. Located at 9400 Fairfa... See more »
August 3, 2020The Business Journals: Washington, D.C.

Giant Food expands warehouse in Maryland amid increased demand

The growth will allow for quicker distribution of organics, produce, meat and seafood along the Inter... See more »
July 30, 2020Refrigerated and Frozen Foods

Giant Food and Avocados from Peru Partner to Support Washington D.C. and Maryland-Area Food Banks

Giant Food, the Washington D.C. area's leading regional grocery chain, is teaming up with Avocados fr... See more »
July 15, 2020Drug Store News

Giant Food makes $1.2M donation to USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore

Giant Food donated a total of $1,208,846 to the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore.... See more »
July 14, 2020The Shelby Report

Giant Food Targets Baltimore's Kosher Category With Expanded Selection

Baltimore, Maryland, is one of the largest and most vibrant Jewish communities in the United States. ... See more »

Giant Press Releases

April 4, 2019PR Newswire

Giant Food Announces Grand Opening of New Store in Olney, Md.

LANDOVER, Md., April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food, the leading greater Washington D.C. regional... See more »
December 19, 2018PR Newswire

Giant Food Promotes Expansive Offering of Highly-Rated Wines

LANDOVER, Md., Dec. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food, the leading greater Washington D.C. regional... See more »
September 27, 2018Business Wire

Kimco Realty Strengthens Mill Station Anchor Lineup with Addition of Giant Food

NEW HYDE PARK, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE:KIM) announced today that Giant Food, ... See more »
September 10, 2018PR Newswire

Seasonal Flu Vaccinations Now Available at Giant Food

LANDOVER, Md., Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food, the leading greater Washington D.C. regiona... See more »
April 4, 2018ForImmediateRelease

Help Minimize Allergy Season Sniffles with Pharmacist Approved Tips

Travel & Tourism Industry release: LANDOVER, Md., April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Spring's flowers are w... See more »
January 22, 2018ForImmediateRelease

Make Healthy, Attainable Changes to Keep Throughout the New Year

Travel & Tourism Industry release: LANDOVER, Md., Jan. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - While New Year's resol... See more »
November 1, 2017streetinsider

Giant Food Launches "Food 4 Families" Holiday Food Drive at all 167 Locations

Giant Food of Landover, Md. announced today that all 167 Giant Landover store locations will particip... See more »

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Giant owns and operates a chain of supermarkets that sell food products, vegetables, stationery goods and electrical appliances. Giant was founded in 1936. Giant's headquarters is located in Landover, Maryland, USA 20785. Giant's President, Ira Kress...

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Giant's President, Ira Kress, currently has an approval rating of 90%. Giant's primary competitors are Shoppers, Save Mart & Fred Meyer.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Giant

  1. When was Giant founded?

    Giant was founded in 1936
  2. Who is Giant's CEO?

    Giant's CEO is Ira Kress
  3. How much revenue does Giant generate?

    Giant generates $2.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Giant have?

    Giant has historically raised $0 in funding
  1. Where is Giant's headquarters?

    Giant's headquarters is in Landover Maryland, USA
  2. How many employees does Giant have?

    Giant has 20,000 employees
  3. What sector does Giant operate in?

    Giant is in Specialty Stores, Retail Distributors
  4. Who are Giant's competitors?

    Giant's top competitors are Shoppers, Save Mart, Fred Meyer