OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2012) - Giant Tiger is proud to announce the opening of our sixth store in Nova Scotia! The new store will be located at Lower Sackville's Downsview Mall at 720 Sackville Drive. The store's total square footage is 23,000 sq.ft. of which 18,500 will be selling space.

We look forward to serving the people of Lower Sackville with low prices, our Canadian pride and the community service and commitment they have come to expect from a local Giant Tiger store.

The Grand Opening celebration will be taking place on Saturday, November 24, 2012.

About Giant Tiger:

Giant Tiger is the leading Canadian owned family discount store, providing on trend family fashions, groceries, and everyday needs at low prices that Canadians have come to love and expect. Established in 1961 in Ottawa's Byward Market, the privately held company has grown to over 200 locations across Canada and employs over 7,000 team members. The friendly local stores with the iconic yellow tiger logo are more than an affordable and convenient shopping experience for customers, they help bring communities together. Giant Tiger has a long-standing tradition of supporting surrounding communities. In 2011, Giant Tiger donated more than $2 million to more than 700 local associations across Canada. For more information about the company, please visit or join us on Facebook at or follow us on Twitter @GTboutique.

Giant Tiger has been a proud Canadian company since... FOREVER!

Contact Information:

Media Inquiries: Giant Tiger
Janie Aker
Manager, Public Relations and Community Activation