Food Lion Recalls Select In-Store Prepared Ground Beef Varieties from Rocky Mount, N.C., Store


February 16, 2021 at 9:00 PM EST



SALISBURY, N.C. – Food Lion is notifying customers of its store located at 1441 Hunterhill Rd., Rocky Mount, N.C. 27804, of a recall involving four varieties of in-store prepared ground beef. This recall affects only these varieties of in-store prepared ground beef sold at this single store location because it may contain foreign material.

The affected product was produced today, 2/16/21, with a Sell By Date of 2/18/21. The affected varieties are as follows:

  • 73% Fresh Ground Beef (all sizes)
  • 80% Fresh Ground Chuck (all sizes)
  • 85% Fresh Ground Round (all sizes)
  • 93% Low Fat Ground Beef (all sizes)

Customers who purchased the affected product should not consume it and may return it to their local Food Lion store for a refund equal to double the purchase price in accordance with Food Lion’s “Double Your Money Back Guarantee."

About Food Lion

Food Lion, based in Salisbury, N.C., since 1957, has more than 1,000 stores in 10 Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic states and employs more than 77,000 associates. By leveraging its longstanding heritage of low prices and convenient locations, Food Lion is working to own the easiest full shop grocery experience in the Southeast, anchored by a strong commitment to affordability, freshness, and the communities it serves. Through Food Lion Feeds, the company has donated more than 750 million meals to individuals and families since 2014, and has committed to donate 1 billion more meals by 2025. Food Lion is a company of Ahold Delhaize USA, the U.S. division of Zaandam-based Ahold Delhaize. For more information, visit or job applicants may visit