LANDOVER, Md. ? Customers utilizing Coinstar kiosks at all Giant Food locations now have the option of placing the full value of their coins, without fees, onto a Giant Food gift card. In addition, customers have the option to select a gift card from a variety of national retailers and e-retailers. The gift cards are immediately activated and can be used the same day.
?Every day at Giant, we strive to offer our customers the highest levels of quality, value, and service, and offering convenience is an important factor in that equation. Coinstar kiosks are a popular destination in our neighborhood stores, and we?re very excited about the new option for customers to convert change into fee-free gift cards,? said Anthony Hucker, president of Giant Food, in a press release.
?We?ve based our business on finding solutions to the ongoing economic challenges facing both retailers and consumers and believe that the retailer gift card option stands out as a game-changer in the industry,? said Mike Skinner, president of Coinstar?s Coin business. ?The latest among our broad range of no fee offerings, the retailer card product guarantees greater consumer flexibility. We are pleased that Giant is among the first grocery retailers to offer this fee-free option for customers redeeming their coins.?