Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle is one of the leading supermarket retailers in the United States. The company operates more than 150 corporate and 65 independently owned and operated supermarkets and over 130 fuel and convenience stores throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia and Maryland. With annual sales of nearly $7 billion, Giant Eagle maintains a staff of approximately 36,000 employees. It operates stores under the Giant Eagle, Market District, Giant Eagle Express and GetGo brands. The company s stores have an average size of nearly 75,000 square feet and offer dry cleaning, video rental and in-store banking services. Its stores maintain on-site film laboratories and floral shops and offer produce, meat and seafood. Giant Eagle s stores carry products from more than 7,000 corporate and company-owned brands. The company supports various community organizations and events, including the United Way and Race for the Cure. It has been recognized as one of the largest, private corporations by the Forbes magazine.