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.
Food Lion is joining the National Center on Addiction and Substance
Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University and the Food Marketing Institute
(FMI) to celebrate the sixth annual "Family Day - A Day to Eat Dinner
with Your Children," on Sept. 25.
Launched by CASA in 2001, Family Day is a growing national effort to
prevent substance abuse among children and teenagers by encouraging
parent- child communication and interaction through the simple
From Aug. 6 through Sept. 2, Food Lion customers can help local school
kids by participating in the "Back Pack & Give Back" campaign.
Food Lion stores are offering pre-packaged back-to-school supply kits at
the discounted price of $5.99. The school supply kits include pencils,
filler paper, a glue stick, highlighters, a spiral notebook, a
two-pocket folder and hand sanitizer, plus manufacturer coupons worth
From June 6 through July 8, all Food Lion stores will participate in the
"Hunger Has a Cure" campaign to support local food banks affiliated with
the America's Second Harvest Network. All monetary and food donations
will stay in the communities where given to feed the hungry.
Food Lion customers can support their local food banks and feed the
hungry during the month-long campaign in two ways:
With the start of hurricane season just weeks away, EnergyUnited, the
electric cooperative, and Food Lion have partnered to help ensure
EnergyUnited line crews and other employees are well fed during
Inspired by the legendary Bohemian Highway, that winds through the rural
landscape of Northern California's wine region, Bohemian Highway Wines
are now available at Food Lion. Food Lion is the first grocer to carry
the distinctive wines.
Crafted in a fruit-forward and approachable style, Bohemian Highway is
available in three varietals, Cabernet, Chardonnay and Merlot. Food Lion
stores in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina
Bloom is blooming in the Washington, D.C. area. Bloom, a different kind
of grocery store, announced that approximately 40 Food Lion stores will
undergo a complete makeover to become Bloom stores this year. The work
begins this spring, and will finish sometime in late fall. Company
officials also announced plans to hire about 2,500 people.
Now through April 30, all 1,215 Food Lion stores are conducting the
"Food Lion for the Children" campaign to raise money for the Children's
Miracle Network (CMN). Food Lion customers can participate by purchasing
paper CMN balloons for $1 each.