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.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With 1 in 8 neighbors, including 1 in 6 children, facing hunger across its 10-state footprint, Food Lion set out to help its neighbors by launching Food Lion Feeds, the company’s hunger relief initiative, in 2014. After committing to donate 500 million meals by the end of 2020, Food Lion announced today that it has reached its goal more than 18 months early.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion Feeds has partnered with the National Association of Letter
Carriers (NALC), the United States Postal Service (USPS) and food banks
in Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina to support the
27th Annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive on Saturday, May 11, 2019. This
week, Food Lion will help kick off the drive in each state by donating
more than 120,000 meals total to the food banks to support local feeding
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion is celebrating teachers by offering a 5 percent MVP discount
on their total purchase on National Teacher Appreciation Day, Tuesday,
May 7, 2019.
To receive the discount, teachers, school faculty and staff need to show
a teacher ID at checkout along with their personal MVP card. This offer
is valid on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 only. The discount does not apply to
the purchase of alcohol, tobacco, gift
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Food Lion Feeds Charitable Foundation recently announced it is
donating $315,000 to fund local hunger-relief initiatives through 18
regional food bank partners and its national hunger-relief partner,
Feeding America®. The Foundation is donating $165,000 for
child hunger programs, and $150,000 for innovative, military-focused
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion Feeds held its fourth annual "Feedy’s" awards this week to
honor food banks, community leaders and Food Lion associates who share
the company's commitment to ending hunger in the towns and cities Food
Lion serves. The event was attended by more than 150 Food Lion leaders,
community partners and Food Lion associates at its corporate
headquarters in Salisbury, N.C.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion has been a good neighbor to customers in the Huntersville,
N.C., community for 47 years.
Starting Wednesday, May 1, residents will be able to nourish their
families at a new Food Lion store at 13108 Eastfield Road, in
Huntersville, N.C. This will be Food Lion’s third store location in
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion announced today its latest sustainability efforts in
celebration of Earth Day. The retailer released a colorful infographic
which shows its progress in helping the environment in various ways.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized Food
Lion with its 18th consecutive ENERGY STAR award for its continued
leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy
efficiency. Food Lion is the only grocery retailer to receive the award
for 18 years consecutively.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion proudly announced that it received a perfect score of 100
percent on the 2019
Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and
report on corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace
equality, administered by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation.
This is the 10th consecutive year that Food Lion has received
a top score.