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.
The North Carolina Food Dealers Association and the North Carolina
Retail Merchants Association will merge later this year. Once the merger
is completed Oct. 1, a new N.C. Food Dealers Council will be established
within the Retail Merchants Association (NCRMA).
"Thought for food." That is how Food Lion describes its first Bloom
store, which opens May 26 in Charlotte, N.C.
The store, named, "Bloom, A Food Lion Market™," is the first of five
Bloom pilot stores to open in 2004. The stores are designed to test the
new Bloom concept, aimed at providing a simple, uncomplicated and
hassle-free shopping experience.
Food Lion LLC announces today plans to open five pilot stores to test a
new store concept, format and brand name. The pilot stores, all
scheduled to open by the end of 2004 in the Charlotte, N.C. area, will
be named, "Bloom, A Food Lion Market™."
Now through April 30, all 1,200 Food Lion stores are conducting a
campaign to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network (CMN). Food
Lion customers can participate by purchasing paper CMN balloons for $1
People on low- carbohydrate diets now have a new, sweet treat to enjoy.
Food Lion has added three new low-carb flavors to its line of Healthy
Delight ice cream.
With three to four net carbs per half-cup serving, Food Lion's Healthy
Delight ice cream is the first store brand to offer fewer carbs and no
added sugar. Healthy Delight ice cream is sweetened with Splenda® brand
sucralose instead of added sugar.
Delhaize Group (NYSE: DEG; Euronext Brussels: DELB), the Belgian
international food retailer, has completed its acquisition of 43 Harveys
supermarkets, located in central and south Georgia and the Tallahassee,
Fla., area, as announced Sept. 2, 2003. The acquisition fills in an area
where Food Lion, the largest U.S. banner of Delhaize Group, has a