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.
To end hunger for 1 in 8 neighbors and 1 in 6 food-insecure children, Food Lion today announced its bold new plans for its hunger-relief initiative, Food Lion Feeds. To fight hunger in its operating area, Food Lion Feeds will expand its long-term partnership with Feeding America®, create new partnerships to address hunger, and is committing to donate 1 billion more meals* by the end of 2025 to its neighbors in need. Food Lion Feeds reached its previous goal of donating 500 million meals in
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion continues to expand its “Food Lion To-Go" grocery pick up service at multiple area locations beginning August 19, 2019. For a list of stores launching that day, click here and for a full list of all Food Lion To-Go participating stores, click here.
A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at each location at 8:45 a.m. on August 19th, and to help introduce customers to this new service, Food Lion is offering shoppers their first pickup for free.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Food Lion Feeds Charitable Foundation has donated $100,000 to fund two mobile grocery markets in the Charlotte and Greensboro, N.C. communities. The foundation awarded funding to two organizations to expand operations for their mobile markets, in a pilot project for Food Lion Feeds. The grant recipients are The Bulb, in Charlotte, N.C., and Mobile Oasis, in Greensboro, N.C.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beginning Aug. 7, Food Lion Virginia customers with a Healthy Savings card will be able to save instantly at checkout on fresh produce, whole grains, lean meats, yogurts and other items. Food Lion expects to expand the program to all its other stores in its remaining nine states within the next two weeks.
“Food Lion offers an expanded assortment of healthy products at affordable prices and we are excited to offer additional savings on our already low prices
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion will unveil a new, easier shopping experience for customers in 14 towns and cities throughout the greater Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Va., markets on Wednesday, July 31.
The company made a significant $40 million capital investment in its 23 area stores earlier this year, which included remodeling the stores, hiring 400 additional associates and giving back to local communities.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion will unveil a new, easier shopping experience for customers in the greater Myrtle Beach, Florence, Columbia and Charleston, S.C., markets on Wednesday, July 17. Customers in Lumberton, N.C., also will be able to shop their newly-renovated local stores.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beginning today, Food Lion is offering its customers an easy and affordable way to join with the retailer to fight child hunger by offering specially-designed reusable bags. Customers can purchase a bag through August 6, or while supplies last, for $1 at any Food Lion store, and Food Lion Feeds will donate the equivalent of five meals to the Feeding America® network of food banks with the purchase of each bag.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Progressive Grocer magazine has named four Food Lion leaders to its prestigious 2019 Top Women in Grocery, one of the food industry’s highest honors.
Progressive Grocer’s Top Women in Grocery award recognizes grocery retail leaders who demonstrate excellence in leadership daily throughout the industry, their stores and in their communities. The awards honor leaders in various categories. The Food Lion “Senior-Level” category winners include:
SALISBURY, N.C. –Food Lion has been proud to serve its neighbors in the Monroe, N.C., community for 49 years.
On Wednesday, June 26, residents will be able to experience a new, larger and more convenient Food Lion store location at 250 N. MLK Jr. Blvd, in Monroe, N.C. This will be Food Lion’s fourth store in Monroe and 10th store in Union County. This store will replace a former store location at 1678 W. Franklin St. in Monroe.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion will offer its “Food Lion To-Go" grocery pick up service at multiple area locations beginning June 24, 2019. For a full list of participating stores, click here.
A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at each location at 8:45 a.m. on June 24th, and to help introduce customers to this new service, Food Lion is offering shoppers their first pickup for free.