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Giant Tiger to Build New Store in Peterborough, Ontario


OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 8, 2016) - Giant Tiger is excited to announce the opening of a new store in Peterborough, Ontario, scheduled to open on April 8, 2017.

The new Giant Tiger will be located at 1921 Lansdowne Street West and will occupy approximately 25,000 square feet.

"We are excited to bring our outstanding value and fun shopping experience to Peterborough," said Thomas Haig, President and COO, Giant Tiger Stores Limited. "Residents of Peterborough have been asking for a Giant Tiger for some time now and we are happy to finally break ground here and are looking forward to being part of the community."

To celebrate the grand opening on April 8, 2017, there will be community events and programming planned throughout the day. To keep up to date on the new store developments, follow us on Facebook.

About Giant Tiger

Giant Tiger is 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.

For more information on the company, please visit or join us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter @GTboutique.

Giant Tiger, a proud Canadian company since... FOREVER!

For media inquiries contact:
Giant Tiger Stores Limited
Alison Scarlett
Manager, Public Relations, Social Media
and Community Activation

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