New Scorecard Ranks Top Food Retailers on Bee-friendly Policies

October 8, 2020 Friends of the Earth

Major U.S. food retailer, Giant Eagle, released a groundbreaking new policy making the company the only top retailer to make a clear commitment to reduce toxic pesticide use, according to a new Bee-Friendly Retailer Scorecard released today by Friends of the Earth.

Giant Eagle Announces New FlyBuy Pickup Technology to Enhance their Curbside Pickup Solution and Decrease Guest Wait Time

September 30, 2020 Giant Eagle

With an increasing number of customers opting for curbside pickup and home delivery during COVID-19, Giant Eagle has led the way with a powerful innovation in its curbside pickup service which included transitioning three physical locations to curbside pickup centers dedicated to servicing online orders.

Grabango Launches Cashierless Checkout in a Giant Eagle Supermarket in Pittsburgh

September 2, 2020 Kyle Wiggers, VentureBeat

Grabango, a cashierless technology startup founded by Pandora’s Will Glaser, today announced the launch of a “no-line” payment experience at a Giant Eagle supermarket in Pittsburgh. The GetGo store in Fox Chapel will be the first to launch with Grabango when it comes online starting Tuesday, and the companies say it will be able to process up to millions of transactions at once.

Giant Eagle Recalls Onions and Prepared Foods Using Onions as an Ingredient Due to Potential Salmonella Contamination

August 7, 2020 FDA

After receiving notification from onion supplier, Onion 52, that the vendor had sourced onions affected by the recent salmonella-related Thomson International, Inc. onion recall for Giant Eagle, the company pulled all impacted product on Saturday, August 1.

Pittsburgh Grocer Cutting Shopping Hours at Some Stores

February 19, 2020 WTAE

Four of its grocery stores in the Pittsburgh area will no longer be open 24 hours a day.