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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

  • 7/27/16 10:18 am EDT

    Now through Aug. 16, customers who purchase 5 or more participating products in one transaction at Food Lion will receive a reward code at checkout valid for a $10 Digital Reward through its School of Champions promotion.

    To qualify, customers must purchase five participating items in one transaction using their MVP card to receive a reward code at the register. Next, they should visit www.foodlion.com/champions, enter the reward code, where they will receive a $10 Digital Reward which can be

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  • 7/13/16 9:11 pm EDT

    • All purchase agreements are subject to FTC approval and clearance by the FTC of the Ahold and Delhaize Group merger
    • All divested stores to be sold to well-established supermarket retailers
    • Divestitures represent 4.1% of the Ahold and Delhaize Group companies’ total combined U.S. store count and 3.2% of the Ahold and Delhaize Group companies’ combined U.S. 2015 net sales
    • The companies continue to expect to complete the merger before the end of July

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  • 7/13/16 9:05 am EDT

    SALISBURY, N.C. — Now through July 26, Food Lion is giving one customer at every store, every day, the opportunity to win up to $100 in free groceries during the grocer’s “Grocery Giveaway” event.  

    More than 15,000 winning customers will enjoy immediate savings of up to $100, not to exceed their grocery bill, at checkout, through this “pay it forward” program.

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  • 7/7/16 9:18 am EDT

    Beginning today, Food Lion customers can save $2 instantly when they buy five participating items through July 12. In addition, General Mills will donate $50,000 to Food Lion Feeds to help those struggling with hunger across the grocer's 10-state footprint. Food Lion Feeds partners with Feeding America® and local food banks to support hunger-relief programs that help millions of Americans who are food insecure.

    To qualify for the promotion, Food Lion MVP customers must purchase five

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  • 6/27/16 3:00 pm EDT

    Starting July 1, 17 Food Lion stores in Tennessee will include wine among its existing selection of affordable, quality products available for customers. Food Lion will carry wine in cities where sales are permitted to make one-stop shopping much easier.

    "Food Lion is focused on making the shopping experience easy, fresh and affordable and we welcome this opportunity to carry wine to better meet our customer needs," said Rick LaCroix, Vice President of Food Lion's Southern Division, which

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  • 6/22/16 2:45 pm EDT

    Food Lion is now accepting mobile payments at its nearly 1,100 stores, including Apple Pay®, Android Pay™ and Samsung Pay®. This new technology further enables the grocer to make every customer's shopping experience quick and easy.

    "We're excited to introduce mobile payment options for our customers at local Food Lion stores," said Greg Finchum, senior vice president of retail operations. "Customers asked us to make grocery shopping easier and more convenient and this new payment process is

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  • 6/21/16 9:28 am EDT

    Today, Food Lion has announced it will pilot grocery delivery services in the Raleigh and Durham, N.C., area in partnership with Instacart. This is the second market in which the grocer will test the service following its pilot in Charlotte last month. This new, convenient service, which delivers on the grocer's continued promise to ensure an easy, fresh and affordable grocery shopping experience, will allow customers to order and receive their groceries in as little as an hour.

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  • 6/17/16 11:07 am EDT

    This summer, Food Lion is partnering with customers in its nearly 1,100 stores to help fight summer hunger through its Food Lion Feeds Reusable Bag campaign. Through the "Summers Without Hunger" Design-A-Bag Contest, Food Lion’s youngest fans submitted designs, and the winning artwork is now featured on the store’s reusable bags. Customers can purchase these specially-designed reusable bags for $1 at any Food Lion store.

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  • 6/16/16 9:23 am EDT

    What: Food Lion is hosting a job fair and is seeking applicants for approximately 40 part-time and full-time positions for multiple stores in the greater Stephens City, Strasburg, Berryville, Purcellville and Winchester, Va., areas.

    The grocer is hiring for various positions including produce managers, meat managers, meat cutters, deli managers, deli associates, grocery managers, front end/sales associates, stockers, frozen food and dairy associates, cake decorators, quality assurance and

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  • 6/14/16 3:28 pm EDT

    What: Food Lion is hosting a job fair and is seeking applicants for approximately 40 part-time and full-time positions for multiple stores in the greater Easton, Kent Island, Federalsburg, Denton and Cambridge, Md., areas.

    The grocer is hiring for various positions including produce managers, meat managers, meat cutters, deli managers, deli associates, grocery managers, front end/sales associates, stockers, frozen food and dairy associates, cake decorators, quality assurance and DSD

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