press release

September 1, 2015

Media Contact:
Samantha Krepps
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PUMPKIN PRODUCTS BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND AT GIANT/MARTIN’S Fall favorites in stores beginning Aug. 28 for limited time only

Carlisle, PA – Due to customer demand and just in time for fall, GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets are stocking shelves in all stores with pumpkin Limited Time Originals private label items beginning Friday, Aug. 28. More than 50 seasonal pumpkin-packed products in both the non-perishable and fresh departments are available for a limited time only.

Spice up your snacks and meals with new and unique pumpkin products ranging from pumpkin-infused everyday products like pasta sauce, ice cream, waffles and hummus to specialty meal solutions like pumpkin fully cooked organic chicken, pumpkin & sage ravioli and pumpkin bisque. Or pick up pumpkin cheesecake cookies, pumpkin cinnamon rolls or pumpkin gelato for your next autumn celebration.

“Customers have enjoyed our variety of pumpkin offerings in the past and we are excited to infuse that signature pumpkin flavor into new products this year, all with the value and quality you can expect from our Own Brand products,” said John MacDonald, director of marketing and external communications, GIANT/MARTIN’S.

For more fall recipes, including pumpkin-related recipes, visit Savory, Fast, Fresh & Easy™on GIANT or MARTIN’S websites. About GIANT/MARTIN’S

Founded in 1923 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, GIANT/MARTIN’S operates nearly 200 grocery stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, under the names of GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets. GIANT/MARTIN’S employs more than 33,000 associates and is a division of Ahold USA. In addition to working with hundreds of local and regional organizations annually, GIANT/MARTIN’S has a long-standing focus on efforts to eradicate hunger and improve the quality of life for children. GIANT/MARTIN’S is one of the top ten fund-raisers in the country for local Children’s Miracle Network hospitals. The company was also recognized as 2015 Chain Retailer of the Year by Grocery Headquarters. GIANT and MARTIN’S are Ahold companies. For more information visit GIANT or MARTIN'S websites. Find GIANT and MARTIN'S on Facebook and on Twitter @GiantFoodStores or @MartinsFoodMkts.