Saturday, March 23, 2013
Some of the reductions went into effect on Wednesday.
Giant Eagle said Wednesday its delivering more than $70 million in annual customer savings by lowering prices on more than 3,000 grocery items about 15 percent, according to WPXI. The majority of lower everyday prices went in effect Wednesday, with the remaining reductions taking place by April 11. The lowered everyday prices are on a variety of national and Giant Eagle brand dairy, frozen food and processed meat products, as well as grocery items such as cereal, yogurt, condiments, pastas, boxed dinners, canned vegetables, and paper and laundry products. Some of the items include Cheerios, Hellmann’s Mayonnaise, Kraft Macaroni and Cheese, Cool Whip, and more, according to KDKA. Giant Eagle customers can identify the savings with yellow “…
Friday, February 1, 2013
Yan's appearance is free to the public, but tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Martin Yan—the celebrated host of more than 3,000 cooking shows and author of 30 cookbooks including the award-winning Martin Yan’s Feast—will conduct food demonstrations at the Market District store in Wexford (Pine Township). Yan’s 11 a.m. appearance on Feb. 23 is free to the public; however, tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Advance ticket registration is available online at marketdistrict.com. Click here to register. Yan also will appear the same day at 3 p.m. at Bethel Park's Market District. Click here to sign up. As a Master Chinese chef, a restaurateur, a professional instructor and prolific author, Yan has captured the attention, admiration, and the hearts of millions of cooking fans by spiking…
Monday, January 7, 2013
Customers can order groceries online and pick them up at the curb.
Imagine pulling up to the curb in front of Pine Market District and having your groceries loaded into your car—even though you never set foot in the Wexford store to actually shop for them. All a customer has to do is order groceries online at MarketDistrict.com/Curbside and then pick them up at the front of the store at pre-determined time and date. The service was launched at the Robinson Market District in April 2012, and Robinson Township store team members have processed hundreds of orders to date. Market District team members act as personal shoppers and select the items on the grocery list and bring them to the store’s dedicated outside Curbside Express Pick-Up vehicle lane on the selected date and time. Customers are able to pay …
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Food Network chef to visit Wexford and Bethel Park stores.
Marcela Valladolid—author of cookbooks, television star, magazine editor and expert in Mexican cuisine—will make a special appearance and demonstrate recipes for authentic Mexican dishes at the Wexford and Bethel Park Market District stores on Saturday, Sept. 29. Valladolid’s appearance is free to the public; however, tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Advance ticket registration is available online at marketdistrict.com. Born in San Diego and raised in Tijuana, Mexico, Marcela began her culinary life at a young age. Her grandfather was a chef and her aunt opened one of the first cooking schools in Tijuana. Marcela later studied at the Los Angeles Culinary Institute, until she graduated as a classical …
Thursday, August 16, 2012
Jones, a Pirates' first basemen/outfielder, meets Robinson Township-area fans at Settlers Ridge.
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Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Retailers in Fayette, Luzerne and Wayne counties also sold $1 million top-prize winning tickets.
Are you holding a winning ticket? The Market District in Pine Township sold one of four $1 million top-prize winning tickets from Saturday's Millionaire Raffle drawing, according to Pennsylvania Lottery news release. Pennsylvania Lottery retailers in Fayette, Luzerne and Wayne counties also sold $1 million top-prize winning tickets. The tickets were sold at the following locations: Each store will receive a $5,000 selling bonus from the Pennsylvania Lottery. "Lottery officials cannot confirm the identities of the winners until the prizes are claimed and the tickets are validated," the news release said. "Millionaire Raffle winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes." The four $1 million top-prize raffle ticket numbers …
Saturday, May 26, 2012
Qui trained in classic French and Japanese cuisine and developed a no-boundaries approach toward food and his cooking.
Paul Qui, winner of Season 9 Top Chef and the executive chef at Uchiko restaurant in Austin, Texas, will make an appearance at the Wexford (Pine Township) Market District on June 2. Qui’s 11 a.m. appearance is free to the public. Details and advance reservations can be made at www.marketdistrict.com. Qui also will visit the Bethel Park Market District at 4 p.m. Born in Manila, Philippines, Qui trained in classic French and Japanese cuisine and developed a no-boundaries approach toward food and his cooking. His passion for food began as a child working for his family’s grocery store. Qui fell in love with the sweet smells of freshly baked breads in the morning, and the diverse culture of the Philippines. Qui received his Associate in …
Friday, May 11, 2012
The Wexford appearance by the award-winning chef and author will feature cooking demonstrations.
Food Network's Mario Batali will host a Mother’s Day Ladies Day Out culinary adventure at noon Saturday at the Pine Market District. His appearance will feature cooking demonstrations, recipes and sampling from his simple Italian food cookbooks. The Pine Market District is located at 155 Towne Centre Drive, which is in the Village at Pine shopping center on Route 19 in Wexford (Pine Township.) Batali has hosted Ciao America, Molto Mario and Iron Chef America on Food Network. He also has written nine cookbooks. "Mario Batali believes that olive oil is as precious as gold, shorts are acceptable attire for every season and food, like most things, is best when left to its own simple beauty," according to his bio on the Food Network website. In…
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
The Robinson Township supermarket will use personal shoppers to select items for customers.
Giant Eagle Market District in Robinson Township this week launched a new personal shopping service. The curbside express service enables customers to order groceries online at MarketDistrict.com/Curbside and then pick up their items in front of the store. Market District staff members will select items from each customer's list. The items are available for pick-up in a new curbside lane for motorists in the front of the store. Items are available for the same price as on store shelves; the fee for the service is $4.95, which is waived for a customer's first order. The service is now available on the store's website, which enables customers to search by food item, brand and price. Visit Giant Eagle's website for more information.
Monday, March 26, 2012
The store is hosting two job fairs in April.
Giant Eagle is looking for a few good men and women -- actually, more than a few -- for its Pine Market District. The grocer has scheduled two job fairs in April to fill approximately 50 positions. The positions include culinary/food preparation, managers, grocery services, meat cutters, deli, and clerk/cashiers. “Customer demand is such that we’ve had to expand our employment opportunities,” said Giant Eagle spokesman Victor Kimmel. Both job fairs will be held at the Market District store in the Village of Pine near the intersection of Route 19/Perry Highway and Route 910. The address is 155 Towne Center Drive in Wexford. The first job fair is Sunday, April 1, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The second is Saturday, April 21, again from 11 a.m…