FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
GIANT TO ACQUIRE MUSSER’S MARKETS
Acquisition Continues to Spur Company’s Growth in Commonwealth
Carlisle, PA, August 19, 2019 – GIANT Food Stores announced today it has entered into an agreement with Musser’s Markets to acquire its three Pennsylvania locations located in Columbia, Lebanon, and Quarryville. The following stores are part of the sale:
- 35 Friendly Drive, Quarryville
- 3985 Columbia Ave, Columbia
- 1750 Quentin Road, Lebanon
“We were honored when the Musser family contacted us about purchasing their wonderful locations,” said Nicholas Bertram president, GIANT Food Stores. “The Musser family founded their grocery store in 1925, and we recognize the deep roots and strong reputation they have in Lancaster and Lebanon counties. We look forward to continuing their legacy of caring for families and the community.”
The sale is expected to be complete by end of October 2019. Upon completion of the sale, GIANT will temporarily close the stores for approximately one week to complete a remodel of the stores. Additional details regarding the conversions will be announced at a later date.
All Musser’s Markets associates will have the opportunity to interview with GIANT.
GIANT has 158 stores in the state of Pennsylvania and employs nearly 29,000 associates in the state.
About GIANT Food Stores, LLC
Founded in 1923 in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, GIANT Food Stores is passionate about building strong families and creating healthier communities for a better future. GIANT proudly serves millions of families across Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia. An omni-channel retailer, GIANT showcases the talents of its more than 32,000 associates at its 181 stores, 132 pharmacies, 102 fuel stations and over 100 online pickup hubs and grocery delivery service in hundreds of zip codes. As a company that has deep community roots coupled with a purpose-driven culture, its associates believe in giving back to their community and over the last five years, GIANT, with the help of its customers and vendor partners, has proudly donated more than $100 million to local nonprofits. The GIANT Food Stores family of brands includes GIANT, MARTIN'S Food Markets, GIANT Heirloom Market, GIANT Direct and MARTIN’S Direct. GIANT Food Stores is a proud company of Ahold Delhaize USA. For more information visit the GIANT or MARTIN'S websites.