All Neighborhood Giant Food Locations Remain Open Following Hurricane Sandy

Oct 30, 2012, 14:37 ET from Giant Food LLC

LANDOVER, Md., Oct. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- All 171 neighborhood Giant Food locations in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, and Washington, D.C. remain open following Hurricane Sandy. Giant transportation teams continue to make deliveries across the region and store associates are busy stocking shelves and serving customers.

"Our stores provide critical services to the community in the form of food, water, prescriptions, and other household essentials. Personal safety always comes first for our associates and in turn, our customers," said Anthony Hucker, president, Giant Food of Landover, Md. "I'm incredibly proud of the way Giant associates – in stores and at our corporate offices – worked together in an all-hands effort to support our community to keep all 171 of our neighborhood stores open leading up to, during, and following the storm. Our long legacy of supporting this region is again exemplified through our associates' actions over the past several days."

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Giant Food LLC, headquartered in Landover, Md., operates 171 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 22,000 associates. Included within the 171 stores are 157 full-service pharmacies. Giant opened the first supermarket in the nation's capital on February 6, 1936. For more information on Giant, visit