Media Contacts

In this section of the Food Lion News Room, you'll find our our latest press releases. The releases are listed in chronological order, and are also sortable by category. Please don't hesitate to contact our Media Relations Team with any questions.

Press Releases

  • 3/21/17 4:01 pm EDT

    Food Lion Feeds' Meal Madness, a social media competition among Food Lion's 30 regional food bank partners, tips off this week, with the winning food bank receiving a 25,000 meal donation from the grocer's hunger relief initiative. The multi-round competition will run through April 3, with fans of the participating food banks voting for their favorite food bank on Food Lion's Facebook or Twitter pages to advance the food bank on in the

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  • 3/13/17 2:00 pm EDT

    This week, Food Lion Feeds will partner with local Meals on Wheels agencies during the 15th Annual March for Meals campaign to help feed seniors fighting hunger in several different regions across the grocer's 10-state operating area. During the effort, Food Lion associates will partner with local Meals on Wheels affiliate agencies to deliver nutritious meals to nearly 2,000 seniors who rely on this vital safety net to remain healthy and

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  • 3/1/17 10:18 am EST

    Today, Food Lion has a new way for its customers to receive personalized savings through its MVP rewards program called "Shop & Earn." In an effort to continue to deliver on the grocer's promise to make shopping easy, fresh and affordable, the program is available to customers in the greater Raleigh, N.C., market and offers shoppers the ability to earn personalized savings each month on products and categories they shop the most at Food Lion.

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  • 2/27/17 10:00 am EST

    Consistent with the grocer's "Easy, Fresh and Affordable... You Can Count on Food Lion Every Day!" strategy, Food Lion has announced the company will remodel 93 stores in the greater Greensboro, N.C., market in 2017. In an effort to make shopping easier and more affordable for its customers, the company will make a $178 million investment in its stores. This includes remodeling the stores, additional price investments throughout the year and

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  • 2/24/17 8:00 am EST

    With spring just around the corner, Food Lion is offering its shoppers a new assortment of private brand citrus products to compliment the season. This is the first time Food Lion has launched these special citrus flavors for its store brands, which are available now until March 21 or while supplies last.

    Whether shoppers crave snacks like chips or pretzels, a yummy ice pop or refreshing sparkling water, there is something "citrus-ly" good for everyone to savor this season! 

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  • 2/23/17 10:03 am EST

    Food Lion has named Wendy Thompson its 2016 Ralph W. Ketner Store Manager of the Year. Thompson, who serves as the store manager of the Food Lion located at 2710 Roberts Ave. in Lumberton, N.C., was selected from a group of more than 1,000 store managers across the company. The grocer's Store Manager of the Year Award was renamed this year in honor of Ralph W. Ketner, Food Lion's co-founder, who passed away in May 2016.

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  • 2/22/17 8:00 am EST

    Food Lion is partnering with its MVP customers and vendors to help solve hunger while offering customers the opportunity to save on their groceries through its Food Lion Feeds "One Meal at a Time" campaign, Feb. 22 through March 7.

    During the campaign, when customers use their MVP card and purchase five participating items, they will save $1 instantly while triggering a donation of 11 meals* to Feeding America® and their local food

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  • 2/13/17 3:32 pm EST

    This Valentine's Day week, Food Lion Feeds will show the love to select soup kitchens doing outstanding work for their communities by recognizing them as a "Souper Star Kitchen." As part of the recognition, Food Lion associates will donate soup and other food items, as well as help prepare and serve meals for hungry families. In addition, volunteers and staff at the feeding agency will receive a special token of appreciation from the grocer.

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  • 2/9/17 10:17 am EST

    Food Lion has named five store managers as divisional award winners, making them eligible for its prestigious Ralph W. Ketner Store Manager of the Year Award to be presented on Feb. 16. These awards recognize and honor exceptional store managers who enrich the lives of Food Lion's customers, associates and the communities we serve, successfully leading our business, and supporting and inspiring others.

    Divisional winners include:

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  • 1/26/17 12:27 pm EST

    As part of its ongoing efforts to end hunger in its local communities, Food Lion Feeds will make food donations to several food pantries across its 10-state footprint. Following the busy holiday season when food donations are generally lower and pantry shelves are at risk of being empty, Food Lion Feeds will restock pantry shelves to help organizations maintain their services and provide healthy meals for those in need. This effort also comes at

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