Giant Eagle Store Gets Environmental Certification

Giant Eagle announced last week that it received LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for a 75,000-square-foot store in northeastern Columbus, Ohio, near New Albany.

PITTSBURGH — Giant Eagle here announced last week that it received LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for a 75,000-square-foot store in northeastern Columbus, Ohio, near New Albany. The chain said this store is the first supermarket to receive this recognition in the “new construction” category. The store is designed to consume 20% less energy than comparable, conventionally designed supermarkets, with all of the store

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