CARLISLE, Pa. -- Giant Food Stores here got the jump on its competition this month, when it launched its first annual "gi-CAN-tic" canned goods sales event Jan. 3. The promotion was launched a few days before ShopRite stores' heavily promoted 29th annual "CAN CAN" sale, which began Jan. 7. Giant, a division of Ahold USA, ran its three-week event in all 154 stores in the six states it serves, under the Giant, Edwards Super Food Stores and Martin's banners. ShopRite's promotion also concluded ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.