Giant Food opened a new store in Crofton, Maryland on Friday, January 20th. The new location, which replaced the Giant store previously located at 1161 MD Route 3 N in Gambrills, will bring over 200 new jobs to the local community. Located at 1649 Crofton Center, the store features Giant Food’s upgraded amenities and departments to serve as a one-stop shop for customers. At 56,000 square feet, the new store offers expanded natural and organic selections, an extensive gourmet cheese section, full-service meat and seafood departments, and a wide variety of prepared food offerings, including made in-house fresh sushi and smoked meats. Additional features include a full-service pharmacy that offers a range of services, including vaccine administrations and free consultations, Starbucks café, and a full-service floral department. The opening continues Giant Food’s expansion into Maryland following the recently added location in Baltimore that opened in November 2022. Based in Landover, Maryland, the Ahold Delhaize retailer operates 165 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and Washington, D.C. Included within the 165 stores are 153 full-service pharmacies, more than 80 full-service PNC Banks, and 29 Starbucks locations.