Giant Tiger in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia Celebrates Grand Opening This Saturday!

OTTAWA, ONTARIO - (Marketwired - May 7, 2015) - On Saturday, May 9, 2015, Giant Tiger will celebrate the official opening of its new store in Yarmouth, NS.

The new Giant Tiger will be located at 130 Starrs Road. This location will offer approximately 15,830 square feet of selling space.

Doors will open at 8:00 a.m. after a ribbon-cutting ceremony. There will be speeches by local dignitaries, charity representatives and store manager Daniel Nickerson. Giant Tiger is proud to be connected and committed to the communities we serve. There will be a charity BBQ for the Boys & Girls Club of Yarmouth and a charitable donation on behalf of the Giant Tiger Charitable Giving Foundation to the Yarmouth Food Bank Society.

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, musical entertainment 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 Yarmouth will also be hosting a Princess Meet and Greet from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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

Giant Tiger Yarmouth is pleased to also offer the following services: lottery, stamps, ice, and third-party gift cards.

What: Giant Tiger Yarmouth grand opening
Where: 130 Starrs Road
When: Saturday, May 9, 2015
  7:35 a.m.:  Speeches and ribbon-cutting ceremony
  8:00 a.m.:  Giant Tiger Yarmouth officially opens
  1:00 p.m.:  Princess Meet & Greet

About Yarmouth's new Giant Tiger

  • 15,830 square feet of shopping space
  • Hours of operation: Monday to Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 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.

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

SOURCE Giant Tiger

Media Contacts:

Alison Scarlett 
Giant Tiger Stores Limited
Manager, Public Relations and Community Activation


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