OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 8, 2016) - On Saturday, April 9, Giant Tiger will celebrate the official opening of its second location in Moncton, New Brunswick.

The new Giant Tiger store located at 165 Main Street, will offer 23,514 square feet of retail space, and will offer lottery, ice, third-party gift cards, stamps, vending and GT gift cards.

The grand opening will be a fun-filled day with plenty of free activities for customers of all ages, including gift card and promotional giveaways, a superhero meet and greet, free face painting, strolling entertainment and of course, a visit from Friendly, the Giant Tiger. There will also be Giant Value product sampling and a charitable BBQ, with proceeds supporting the Boys and Girls Club of Moncton.

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

WHAT: Giant Tiger Moncton Grand Opening
WHERE: 165 Main Street
WHEN: Saturday, April 9, 2016
7:45 a.m.: Speeches and ribbon-cutting ceremony
8:00 a.m.: Giant Tiger Moncton officially opens
12:00 p.m.: Superhero Meet and Greet
About Moncton's new Giant Tiger:
23,514 square feet of retail space
Hours of operation: Monday to Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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

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Contact Information:

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Sara Chesiuk, Manager,
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613-521-8222 ext. 2873