After a , GIANT opened early Sunday morning in the former Genuardi's space in Wynnewood.
Aside from a Starbucks and pharmacy, the supermarket also has a kosher section that boasts more than a thousand new items in the meat, deli, seafood and bakery departments, according to a Giant press release. Community Kashrus of Greater Philadelphia oversees the kosher section.
Even before 8 a.m., a line of people were ready and waiting for the grand opening. Several hundred folks received small prizes: reusable shopping bags, bread and English muffins.
See the photo gallery above for a look inside the new Giant store.
Giant is the third largest private sector employer in Pennsylvania, with over 26,000 full and part-time employees.
It is located in Wynnewood Shopping Center and will be open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. every day. According to a sign outside the Wynnewood store, Giant is currently hiring.