| Aug 30, 2014
| 3:23 PM
A few months ago, I highlighted the rise of area mom-and-pop pizza shops — from new additions such as Suzanna's in Palmer Township and Villa Grande in Bath to growing restaurants such as Ray's Pizza in Allentown and Westgate Pizza in Bethlehem....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Union leaders representing 28,000 Giant Food and Safeway workers reached a tentative agreement with both supermarket chains on a new labor contract, which will be presented to members Dec. 17 for a vote.
A collective bargaining agreement for Local 400...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:45 AM
Elected officials and community leaders are calling on Giant Food to improve service and quality at the Waverly Crossroads store, which serves north and northeast Baltimore, including Oakenshawe, Abell, Guilford and Charles Village.
They are circulating...
| Oct 20, 2013
New solar panels unveiled last week at a real estate developer's Laurel headquarters come with an unusual twist — an energy storage system, the first such commercial setup in the state and one of the first in the country.
That drew a crowd. But...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Giant Food has launched a prescription card that’s good for discounts on prescriptions and other health-related products.
The grocer’s Prescription Savings Card is not an insurance plan. But customers who pay a $10 enrollment fee to sign...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:02 PM
Edward Feete was buried this past week.
His was a simple service at a Falls Road funeral home, attended by dozens of his friends and remaining family. Eddie was 68, still youngish by today's standards for a long life. But Eddie was a big guy — a...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 9:29 AM
A former executive of a pan-Asian retailer will become Giant Food's next president.
Gordon Reid, former group director for commercial services for Dairy Farm International, which runs more than 5,600 stores throughout Asia, will step in at Giant on...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Groundbreaking for Hekemian & Co.'s two-year, $100 million redevelopment of the Rotunda will be Sept. 3,.
Most of the struggling shopping mall's remaining retail tenants must leave ahead of construction, but office tenants will remain, officials said....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Giant Food is expanding store pick-up sites for consumers who shop through online grocer Peapod.
The Landover-based supermarket chain said this week it has added supermarkets in Bowie and in Sterling, Va., to a growing list of stores where Peapod orders...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Giant Food's president, Anthony Hucker, will resign effective Friday after two years at the helm of the Baltimore area's biggest supermarket chain, Ahold USA announced Monday.
The company, the parent of Landover-based Giant, said Hucker is stepping down...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Flu shots are back -- at Giant Food and other area retailers.
Giant is now offering the vaccinations at all in-store pharmacies with no appointment needed.
Shoppers with a Giant Pharmacy Prescription Savings Card get $10 off the regular price, and...