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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

  • 3/2/16 10:00 am EST

    As part of the company's continued commitment to sustainability and animal welfare, Delhaize America announced today that it will work with suppliers to reach a 100 percent cage-free shell egg assortment by 2025. Delhaize America, and its Food Lion and Hannaford banners, will work toward a 100 percent cage-free shell egg assortment first in its private brand selection, which accounts for the majority of shell egg sales.

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  • 3/1/16 10:23 am EST

    During the month of March, as Americans honor National Nutrition Month, there's no better reminder to take care of your heart. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that about 600,000 people, or one out of four, die of heart disease in the U.S. every year. To help customers obtain optimal heart health, Tara Smith, MS, LD, RDN, Food Lion private brand dietitian, offers customers a list of ten heart healthy foods, and how

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  • 2/27/16 8:14 am EST

    Today, Food Lion awarded Miss Winston-Salem State University, Dontia Yavonne Barrett with its coveted 2016 Miss CIAA crown, along with a $1,250 scholarship at the McDonald's/CIAA Super Saturday inside the Time Warner Cable Arena.

    Barrett, 21, is a native of Durham, N.C., where she is a senior majoring in psychology at Winston-Salem State University. Also, she has represented WSSU as Miss Freshman, Miss Sophomore, the Junior Class President, and was recently crowned Miss National Black College

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  • 2/24/16 8:08 am EST

    Today, Food Lion honored a Charlotte teacher and Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School with awards at the 2016 Food Lion /CIAA Education Day highlighting their community impact.

    The free event was attended by hundreds of middle and high school students at the Charlotte Convention Center. Students listened to Food Lion leaders about why they should stay in school to better their chances at a good career and the company recognized more

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  • 2/24/16 8:08 am EST

    Food Lion has earned U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s 2015 GreenChill Store Certification at its store located at 4891 Long Beach Road Southeast in Southport, N.C. EPA honors this Food Lion store with the grocer's first platinum-level certification for having an advanced commercial refrigeration system.

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  • 2/19/16 8:08 am EST

    Food Lion announced today its continued support of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Tournament by sponsoring several events, which have become favorites to CIAA fans, and opening a new on-campus pantry at Winston-Salem State University. These events include the women’s basketball tournament, Miss CIAA competition and “Food Lion Day at the CIAA” on Friday, Feb. 26. All events will be held Monday, Feb. 22, through Saturday,

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  • 2/11/16 8:08 am EST

    Food Lion has named David Cooper its 2015 Store Manager of the Year. Cooper, who is the store manager of the Food Lion located at 1030 N. Rogers Lane in Raleigh, N.C., was selected from a group of 1,100 store managers across the company.

    Cooper's store team was part of 162 stores in the Raleigh market remodeled last year as part of Food Lion's efforts to transform the shopping experience for its customers as the company brings its "Easy

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  • 2/11/16 8:08 am EST

    Food Lion has awarded Kim Rollins with its 2015 Central Division Store Manager Excellence Award. Rollins, who is the store manager of the Food Lion located at 8118 Blair Road in Charlotte, N.C., accepted the award recently among her peers at the corporate office in Salisbury, N.C.

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  • 2/11/16 8:08 am EST

    Food Lion has awarded Christopher Hardee with its 2015 Southern Division Store Manager Excellence Award. Hardee, who is the store manager of the Food Lion located at 7601 N. Kings Highway in Myrtle Beach, S.C., accepted the award recently among his peers at the corporate office in Salisbury, N.C.

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  • 2/11/16 8:08 am EST

    Food Lion has awarded Tony Allred with its 2015 Central Greensboro Division Store Manager Excellence Award. Allred, who is the store manager of the Food Lion located at 1327 E. Dixie Drive in Asheboro, N.C., accepted the award recently among his peers at the corporate office in Salisbury, N.C.

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