As of Apr 30, 2015 the company operated 226 stores in Northern and Wester Canada, rural Alaska, the South Pacific islands and the Caribbean, under the Northern, NorthMart, Giant Tiger, AC Value Center and Cost-U-Less banners.

During fiscal 2014, the company opened 1 and closed 2 stores. The company plans to open 3 Giant Tiger stores in fiscal 2015.

At year-end, the company owned 125 stores and leased 100 stores.

Stores in Northern Canada, operating under the Northern, Quickstop, NorthMart and NorthMart Drug Store banners average approximately 6,100 square feet. Giant Tiger stores in Western Canada average approximately 16,000 selling square feet. Stores in rural Alaska, operating under the AC Value Center and Quickstop banners average approximately 10,000 square feet. Stores in the South Pacific and Caribbean, operating under the Cost-U-Less banner average approximately 28,400 square feet.

TTM20142013201220112010
Stores227225226223229230
Store growth1.8%-0.4%1.3%-2.6%-0.4%1.8%
Total gross square feet (M)2,8392,7962,7752,7132,8282,799
Total gross square feet growth0.0%0.8%2.3%-4.1%1.0%1.1%
Avg store gross sq ft12,50012,40012,30012,20012,30012,200
Avg store gross sq ft growth-1.7%1.2%1.0%-1.5%1.5%-0.7%