August 23, 2017 2:56 AM ET

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Company Overview of Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Company Overview

Giant Tiger Stores Limited operates and franchises discount stores that sell home and family fashions, brand-name groceries, and everyday necessities in Canada. The company offers products in the categories of automotive, baby, bathroom, bedding and linens, electronics, fashion, furniture, gift baskets, hardware, health and beauty, heating and cooling, home decor, jewelry and handbags, kitchen, laundry and cleaning, luggage and bags, office, outdoor living, pets, sports and recreation, toys, and workwear in women, men, kids, home, lifestyle, and grocery departments. It also sells products online. The company was founded in 1961 and is based in Ottawa, Canada.

2480 Walkley Road

Ottawa, ON K1G 6A9


Founded in 1961





Key Executives for Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
President, Chief Operating Officer and Director
Age: 66
Founder and Chairman
Vice President of Marketing
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Giant Tiger Stores Limited Key Developments

Giant Tiger Stores Limited Announces Four Kids Lines in over 235 Stores

Giant Tiger Stores Limited has four exclusive kids lines available in over 235 stores: ACX Active in sizes 4-14; Monkey Bars for girls and boys sizes 2-6X; Bella & Birdie sizes 7–14 for girls; and Survival Gear sizes 8-16 for boys. The four children's clothing brands each have their own personalities, reflected in the styling and assortment. Monkey Bars is energetic and fun, perfect for playdates to preschool; Bella & Birdie is all about confident and cool girls who are ready to explore their inner fashionista; and the Survival Gear boy is fun, fearless and always up for adventure. ACX Active is the stylish athleisure brand that spans all of the kids sizes. The quality fabrication, designs and prices fit perfectly in the growing Giant Tiger family of private labels. Giant Tiger offered backpacks starting at only $5 as well as national brand school supplies and accessories that are sure to please even the pickiest kids.

Giant Tiger Opens New Store in Prince Albert

On July 15, 2017, Giant Tiger Stores Limitedwill celebrated the official opening of a new store in Prince Albert. Under a master franchise agreement with Giant Tiger Stores Limited, The North West Company operates Giant Tiger stores in Western Canada, including its newest location in Prince Albert. The new Giant Tiger will be located at 675 15th Street West and will be approximately 22,000 square feet. Giant Tiger stores are stocked with affordable, on-trend home and family fashions, brand-name groceries, and everyday necessities at low prices.

Giant Tiger Opens New Store in Charlottetown, PEI

Giant Tiger will celebrate the official opening of a new store in Charlottetown, PEI. The brand new 24,930 square foot Giant Tiger will be located at 449 University Avenue.

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