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.
In conjunction with Feeding America's® Hunger Action Month™, Food Lion associates and its community food bank partners will fight hunger by performing more than $202,000 of major renovations to five pantries within its footprint. Additionally, through its hunger relief initiative Food Lion Feeds, associates will restock 105 smaller feeding agencies to positively impact children, veterans and seniors who are facing food insecurity issues.
Food Lion is partnering with its customers to help end hunger by offering specially-marked Food Lion Feeds bagged apples for sale in its stores starting today, September 11, 2019. In its sixth year, the bagged apple campaign will help nourish families and their neighbors in need by helping provide more than 1 million meals* to end hunger in local communities across Food Lion’s 10-state footprint.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As Hurricane Dorian impacts the East Coast, Food Lion is now accepting financial donations at each of its more than 1,000 locations to benefit the American Red Cross, its national disaster relief partner.
Customers can donate any amount they choose or round up their purchase to the nearest dollar at the register. Food Lion will donate 100 percent of all funds raised through September 20, 2019, to support American Red Cross Disaster Relief to help people
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--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
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.