LANDOVER, Md. -- Giant Food here said new store openings, promotional programs and a new electronic marketing effort helped lift sales in the third quarter and 36 weeks ended Nov. 2. he 36 weeks, sales rose 2.7% to $2.67 billion from $2.6 billion in the prior-year period. Net earnings increased 18.4% to $67.8 million from $57.3 million. Giant said it opened five new food-drug stores, including four Super G stores, in its Northern region during the quarter. Three Super G stores are under ...

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