Awards & Accolades

Giant Eagle® has won awards for community involvement, energy management, charitable contributions and more.

Here are just some of the ways we've been recognized for giving back:

Community Service

  • 2014 Outstanding Corporate Philanthropy Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals for support of the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
  • 2014 Kerry Stoner Award from the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force (PATF) for long-time dedication to PATF

Sustainable Business Practices

  • 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Green Power Partnership for retailers with Green Power
  • 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 EPA GreenChill Partnership for commitment to reduce refrigerant emissions
  • 2014 Clean Fuels of Ohio Certificated Three-Star Green Fleets Award and Certificate of Commendation from the Ohio Senator for environmentally friendly contributions
  • 2013 Progressive Grocer Best Green Design Award for the Giant Eagle supermarket in Broadview Heights, OH location
  • 2013 Convenience Store News Best Green Design Award for Pittsburgh, PA’s Southside Works GetGo
  • 2012 US Environmental Protection Agency ENERGY STAR’s National Building Competition for reducing energy usage by 20%

A Welcoming Workplace

  • 2014 Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities Champion of Opportunity Award presented to companies that provide quality employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities
  • 2014 Human Rights Campaign Foundation Top Ten Best Grocery Retailer to Work for LGBT Equality based on a national benchmarking survey
  • 2014, 2013, 2012 Pittsburgh Business Times Western Pennsylvania’s Healthiest Employers Award
  • 2014, 2013, 2012 Columbus Business First Central Ohio’s Healthiest Employers Award
  • 2015, 2014 American Heart Association Gold Fit-Friendly Company for promoting a wellness culture
  • 2013 Honor and Citation from the Ohio Governor and Lt. Governor for outstanding commitment to employing individuals with disabilities
  • 2012 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Top Work Place
  • 2012 Columbus Business First Best Places to Work
  • 2012, 2011 Cleveland’s The Plain Dealer Top Work Place
  • 2011 ACHIEVA Excellence in Employment Award

General Business

  • 2014, 2013 UnitedHealthcare Medication Adherence Targeted Intervention Program (TIP) Challenge Winner for improving the health and well-being of Medicare recipients
  • 2014 Columbus’ CityScene Best of the ‘Bus Reader’s Poll; Best Wine Selection – Retail; and Best Beer Selection – Retail for the Giant Eagle Market District in Columbus, OH
  • 2014 Taste of Solon Best in Show Winner for the Giant Eagle Market District in Solon, OH
  • 2011 Pennsylvania Governor’s Award for Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) efforts at our Crafton Distribution Center