Giant and the Baltimore Ravens will announce Giant's support of "Purple," the official Ravens club just for women. Designed for the female Ravens fan, Purple provides a forum to stay involved with the team and each other through updates, special offers, events and more. The Ravens' Purple Friday Caravan will arrive at the Timonium Giant on Friday morning to kick off the 2011 football season. Giant Food of Landover, Md., and the Baltimore Ravens invite local officials, community members, and media to enjoy the first Purple Friday of the season, with tailgate food provided by Giant while fans interact with Ravens cheerleaders, band members and mascot, Poe.
Last year, Giant was named the official supermarket partner of the Baltimore Ravens. Giant's support of Purple strengthens the relationship between the successful team and the neighborhood grocer.
Friday, September 9, 2011Announcement Briefing: 11:00 a.m.; Purple Friday Caravan: 10:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Timonium Giant Food
2145 York Road
Timonium, Maryland 21093
Rob Harman, Regional Vice President, Giant Food of Landover, Md.
Edward Burchell, Vice President, Regional Sales & Partnerships, Baltimore Ravens
About Giant FoodGiant Food LLC, headquartered in Landover, Md., operates 174 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 22,000 associates. Included within the 174 stores are 160 full-service pharmacies. For more information on Giant, visit www.GiantFood.com.
About the Baltimore RavensIn their 16th year of existence, the Ravens enter 2011 having made the playoffs a franchise-record three-consecutive seasons. Under head coach John Harbaugh, Baltimore has compiled 36 total wins the past three seasons, ranking as the NFL's third most since his arrival in 2008. For more information, visit www.BaltimoreRavens.com.