TITLE

Giant Eagle unveils grocery/gas/drug hybrid

AUTHOR(S)
Major, Meg
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Progressive Grocer;2/1/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based Giant Eagle, after years of perfecting its large-format suburban supermarket strategy, is going small with a new grocery/gas/drug combination hybrid dubbed Giant Eagle Express, which will take direct aim at large-format drug stores. Giant Eagle will open the first such unit, a 13,000-square-footer combining a small market with gas pumps and a drive-through pharmacy, this summer 2007, says Giant Eagle spokesman Rob Borella.
ACCESSION #
24098186

 

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