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.
Bottom Dollar Food announced today that Meg Ham has assumed the role of President for Bottom Dollar Food. The announcement is part of a new U.S. structure announced last month by Delhaize Group.
In her new role, Ham will lead all banner operations for Bottom Dollar Food, including store financial performance, merchandising, pricing, customer service and marketing. In addition, she will oversee Bottom Dollar Food's market expansion, including previously announced plans to significantly increase
Food Lion announced today that Cathy Green assumes leadership of the Food Lion family of banners, which includes Food Lion, Bloom, Harveys and Reid's. The announcement is part of a new U.S. structure announced last month by Delhaize Group.
In her new role, Green will lead all banner operations for the Food Lion family, including store financial performance, merchandising, pricing, customer service and marketing.
Food Lion LLC continued its commitment to environmental sustainability today by opening the company's first and South Carolina's first environmentally friendly grocery store. The store, located in the Summit Commons Shopping Center, will seek Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver Certification, having been designed and built to these strict guidelines.
Food Lion LLC kicks off its seventh annual "Hunger Has a Cure" campaign
to support local food banks affiliated with Feeding America. The
campaign, which allows customers to purchase ready-made food boxes or
donate food in bins, runs through Dec. 30.
Eric Watson, vice president of Talent Acquisition and The Office of
Diversity & Inclusion at Food Lion LLC, earned top honors, garnering The
Diversity Forum's first-ever Diversity Champion Award at the
organization's recent Networking Breakfast at the Marriott SouthPark.
The Diversity Champion Award recognizes an individual who exhibits
outstanding community leadership and advances Charlotte's effort to
promote employment diversity
Grocer Food Lion LLC and refrigeration manufacturer Kysor//Warren
unveiled the grocery industry's first cascading refrigeration system
with naturally occurring carbon dioxide (CO2) to keep frozen and fresh
Tom Robinson, vice president and chief operating office of Harveys
Supermarkets, has been named chairman of the Georgia Food Industry
Association (GFIA). He will serve as chairman for a two-year term.
"It is an honor to be named chairman of the Georgia Food Industry
Association," said Robinson. "I have been involved with GFIA for a
number of years and I highly respect the organization. I look forward to
working with the board members
Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels: DELB - NYSE: DEG), the Belgian
international food retailer, announced today that it has entered into a
non-binding Letter of Intent with BI-LO, LLC to acquire a substantial
majority of BI-LO's assets, including associated inventory, for a
purchase price of USD 425 million in cash. This announcement was made in
the context of BI-LO's bankruptcy proceedings in the United States
Bankruptcy Court for the District