Full-Sized GIANT Food Store To Open in Center City
Center City / Food Markets / Openings

Full-Sized GIANT Food Store To Open in Center City

GIANT Food Stores announced at a press conference today that it will be opening a two-story, full-sized flagship supermarket in retail space at River Walk, a mixed-use development along the Schuykill River at 23rd and Arch. The exact location of the market will be 60 N. 23rd Street. While I’m not reporting the news anymore, the reason … Continue reading

Product Corner: Troegenator Beer Cheese
Beer / Cheese / Food Markets

Product Corner: Troegenator Beer Cheese

Troegenator Beer Cheese, crafted by Caputo Brothers Creamery with fresh milk from small Pennsylvania dairy farms and an iconic brew from Tröeg’s Independent Brewing, is now available exclusively at all 180 GIANT Food Stores, MARTIN’S Food Markets and GIANT Heirloom Market locations. GIANT worked with Caputo Brothers Creamery of Spring Grove, PA and Tröeg’s of Hershey, PA to produce Troegenator Beer Cheese, … Continue reading

Pride Month Spotlight: Mandie Spindler of Fante’s Kitchen Shop
Celebrations / Food Markets / South Philadelphia

Pride Month Spotlight: Mandie Spindler of Fante’s Kitchen Shop

Happy Pride Month! This month I wanted to shine a light on LGBTQIA people working in the local food scene. I think it is important to recognize our diversity and include all of the fabulous people contributing to our amazing community. I put the word out on Twitter and got a response from Fante’s Kitchen … Continue reading

GIANT Heirloom Market Grand Opening
Food Markets / grand openings

GIANT Heirloom Market Grand Opening

On January 25th, GIANT Heirloom Market held its official Grand Opening by breaking bread with Philadelphia’s Official City Representative Sheila Hess, and Councilman Kenyatta Johnson, and Executive Director of Philabundance Glenn Bergman. Located in Philadelphia’s Graduate Hospital area, the newest addition to their GIANT Food Store chain will bring an entirely new concept to its … Continue reading

Valente’s Italian Specialties in Haddonfield Now Open
Food Markets / Haddonfield NJ / Openings

Valente’s Italian Specialties in Haddonfield Now Open

UPDATE: Valente’s is expected to officially open on Saturday, August 18th at with a ribbon cutting at 11 a.m. during the Haddonfield Farmer’s Market. They’ll soft open on Thursday, August 16. Vetri-alum Arnab Maitra, of mobile pizza pop-up Pizza Crime, is on board to help with baking while Jamie Png of DiBruno Bros. will be assisting … Continue reading

Food Markets / Food Products

Bed Bath & Beyond World Market Cherry Hill NJ

We recently visited the Bed, Bath & Beyond in Cherry Hill and were delighted to find a gourmet food emporium inside. They call it the “World Market” and that’s just what it is — a market of specialty foods from around the World! You can literally find distinctive food products from just about every regional … Continue reading