In this section of the Food Lion News Room, you'll find 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.
From June 7 through July 7, all 1,220 Food Lion stores will participate
in the "Hunger Has a Cure" campaign to support local food banks
affiliated with the America's Second Harvest network. All monetary and
food donations stay in the communities where given to feed the hungry.
Food Lion customers can support their local food banks and feed the
hungry during the month-long campaign in three ways:
Making sure your home refrigerator is cold enough is one of the best
ways to prevent food-borne illnesses caused by bacteria. To help
customers keep their refrigerated foods at the proper temperature, Food
Lion is offering a special sale on refrigerator thermometers.
"The U.S. Food and Drug Agency and the Department of Agriculture
recommend keeping refrigerator temperatures at 40 degrees Fahrenheit or
colder," said James Ball, Food Lion
Now through April 30, all 1,220 Food Lion stores are conducting the
"Food Lion for the Children" campaign to raise money for the Children's
Miracle Network (CMN). Food Lion customers can participate by purchasing
paper CMN balloons for $1 each.
Braidenwood Estates is available in a chardonnay and a cabernet. The
chardonnay is a fresh, well-balanced wine, with tropical fruit aromas
and a clean, crisp finish. The cabernet is medium bodied, with aromas of
cherry, blackberry and toasted oak. Both varieties are available now, at
more than 1,000 Food Lion stores in Florida, Georgia, North
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will recognize Food Lion
with the ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award for its outstanding and
continued leadership in reducing greenhouse gas emissions through
superior energy management. Food Lion will receive the award at a March
15 ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Now through March 15, all Food Lion stores in North Carolina are
conducting the "Shop & Care" campaign to support Easter Seals-United
Cerebral Palsy of North Carolina. Food Lion customers can participate
simply by looking for and purchasing products marked with special Shop &
Care shelf tags.
Food Lion today kicked off a campaign to provide aid to the victims of
the tsunami disaster in Southeast Asia.
Through the American Red Cross Disaster Relief - International Response
Campaign, Food Lion is giving a $50,000 cash contribution. Other
Delhaize Group companies throughout the world, including Food Lion's
sister banner, Hannaford, also are contributing to disaster relief funds.
As the temperature drops and winter winds begin to blow, Food Lion
announces heart-warming news concerning its energy use and management.
More than 200 Food Lion stores in eight states have earned the
prestigious ENERGY STAR® designation from the U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency (EPA).