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Giant launches Local Produce Boxes programGiant launches Local Produce Boxes program

Giant Food has begun selling boxes of locally sourced fruit and vegetables online for on-demand delivery.

Called Local Produce Boxes, the program offers locally grown, in-season produce for order through GiantFood.com and fulfilled by the Giant Delivers service, Landover, Md.-based Giant said Tuesday. The boxes carry a retail price of $20 and contain six or more items from local farms in Maryland, Virginia and Delaware.

Giant said the Local Produce Boxes will be available throughout the summer without a subscription or purchase commitment. Items will vary weekly depending on farm harvests

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How a viral TikTok video put 6.5 million eyes on a Dallas bar’s giant foodHow a viral TikTok video put 6.5 million eyes on a Dallas bar’s giant food

This should be a story about the Big Happy Burger, a $99 shareable burger at Happiest Hour in Dallas that’s made with 5 pounds of beef, 1 pound of bacon, 1 pound of cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, fried onions and 5 pounds of fries. It’s the biggest burger I’ve ever seen.

But the big allure at Happiest Hour right now is the $55 nacho tower, after The Colony resident Chelsea Collins posted a short video of this massive, shareable dish on TikTok and it went viral.

“Everything’s bigger in Texas,” Collins wrote in the TikTok caption. For real: The video

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Giant Food Makes EV Charging Stations Available in MarylandGiant Food Makes EV Charging Stations Available in Maryland

Thanks in large part to Giant Food and the Maryland Energy Administration, Volta Industries Inc. (Volta Charging), a provider of commerce-centric electric vehicle (EV) charging networks, now has 100 brand-sponsored complimentary charging stations in prime locations across the state, including such popular attractions as the Mall of Columbia and Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Volta Charging equipment incorporates marketing messaging on the station’s screens, enabling members of the public to use the chargers at no cost.

Under the public-private partnership, Volta Charging has received financial assistance for 64 chargers at 22 locations and counting across Maryland, via Baltimore-based MEA’s Electric Vehicle Supply

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How to Pull Off a Giant Food Festival in the Last Days of the PandemicHow to Pull Off a Giant Food Festival in the Last Days of the Pandemic

Guy Fieri doing his take on chicken and waffles at the South Beach Wine and Food Festival

“This is a hot mess.”

That was Guy Fieri yukking it up on stage during the 2021 South Beach Wine and Food Festival (or SOBEWFF), which took place on Miami Beach over four days in late May.

The megastar chef (and now a very, very rich Food Network employee) was referring both to his past appearances at the fest — something about a frozen margarita machine and demanding Motley Crue’s “Shout at the Devil” as his intro music — and this year’s

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