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Interview: Brian McDole of Giant Eagle

Pittsburgh-based Giant Eagle operates 218 supermarkets in five states—Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Maryland and Indiana, with most selling beverage alcohol in some form. Continue reading →

Posted in News on February 21, 2018

Beverage Alcohol Sales At Giant Eagle Projected To Rise 15 Percent In 2011

Sales of beverage alcohol at Giant Eagle Supermarkets will hit $283 million for calendar 2011—a jump of 15%, according to the chain’s senior director of beer, wine and liquor, Olivier Kielwasser. Giant Eagle operates a total of 229 stores in four states: 121 in Ohio, 104 in Pennsylvania, 2 in West Virginia and 2 in Maryland. In Ohio, Giant Eagle sells beer and wine in 120 locations and sells spirits in 43 stores. In Pennsylvania it sells beer only in 23 locations. In West Virginia, wine, spirits and beer are sold, while no beverage alcohol is sold in its two stores in Maryland. Shanken News Daily recently spoke to Kielwasser about Giant Eagle’s beverage alcohol business strategy. Continue reading →

Posted in News on June 3, 2011