Headquartered in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, GIANT/MARTIN'S is a leading retail grocer in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia with more than 180 stores, operating under the names of GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN'S Food Markets. GIANT is the third largest private sector employee in Pennsylvania with approximately 24,000 full and part time associates in the Commonwealth and nearly 30,000 chain-wide. GIANT/MARTIN'S serves approximately 2.3 million customers weekly.
Founded in 1923, GIANT and MARTIN'S have a long-standing commitment to eradicate hunger and improve the quality of life for children in addition to working with hundreds of local organizations annually. In 2010, GIANT/MARTIN'S, with the help of customers, associates and vendors, donated more than $19 million to local charitable organizations.
GIANT/MARTIN'S was awarded the 2010 Golden Grocer Award by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for its leadership in the fight against hunger. In addition, GIANT/MARTIN'S is one of the top ten fund-raisers in the country for local Children's Miracle Network hospitals.