Giant Tiger in South Porcupine, Ontario Celebrates Grand Opening this Saturday!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO - (Marketwired - Feb. 19, 2015) - On Saturday, February 21, 2015, Giant Tiger will celebrate the official opening of its newly renovated store in South Porcupine, Ontario.

The new Giant Tiger will be located at 114-4858 Hwy 101. This location will offer approximately 13,889 square feet of selling space.

Doors will open at 8:00 a.m. after a ribbon-cutting ceremony. There will be speeches by a local dignitary, and the Store Owner, Greg Kelso. Giant Tiger is proud to be connected and committed to the communities we serve. There will be a charity Round Up campaign with proceeds going to the South Porcupine Legion.

It will be a fun-filled day with plenty of free activities for customers of all ages, including gift card giveaways to the first 50 customers in store, free face painting, free pictures from the fun Giant Tiger photo booth and, of course, a visit from Friendly, the Giant Tiger! There will also be promotional giveaways and Giant Value product sampling during the celebration.

Giant Tiger South Porcupine will also be hosting a Snowman Meet and Greet from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

For more information regarding the grand opening plans, visit the store's Facebook page at

Giant Tiger South Porcupine is pleased to also offer lottery, stamps and third-party gift cards.

What: Giant Tiger Grand Opening

Where: 114-4858 Hwy 101

When: Saturday, February 21, 2015
7:45 a.m.: Speeches and ribbon-cutting ceremony
8:00 a.m.: Giant Tiger South Porcupine officially opens
11:00 p.m.: Snowman Meet & Greet

About South Porcupine's new Giant Tiger:

13,889 square feet of shopping space

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

About Giant Tiger

In 1961, Giant Tiger Stores Limited opened its first store in Ottawa. The business was started with a very simple idea - keep the cost of operation low and sell a large volume of merchandise at everyday low prices. It is the adherence to this idea that has allowed Giant Tiger to grow to over 200 stores.

In 1968, another simple idea was incorporated into the Giant Tiger formula - franchising! Today most of our stores are franchised so our valued customers will be better served by having the owner in the store. Giant Tiger franchise owners become members of the community, sharing community concerns and serving community needs. Giant Tiger also helps to bring communities together. In 2014, Giant Tiger donated more than $2 million to more than 700 local associations and charities across Canada.

Giant Tiger offers a large assortment of casual clothing and footwear for the entire family including many of the latest fashion items at the lowest possible price. The identical quality and fashion items offered by major chain stores are sold at Giant Tiger often at remarkably lower prices. In addition, Giant Tiger provides everyday needs for families in groceries, confectionery, pet food, cleaning supplies, housewares, stationery, toys and health and beauty products.

Giant Tiger checks out as Canada's low price Giant with our low prices every day, Ad Match Guarantee, Clawbacks throughout the store and our no time limit return policy. For more information about the company, please visit, join us on Facebook at or follow us on Twitter @GTboutique and on Four Square Giant Tiger Stores.

Giant Tiger, a proud Canadian company since… FOREVER! #CanadaPROUD

SOURCE Giant Tiger 

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Alison Scarlett
Manager, Public Relations and Community Activation


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