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.
RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UNC REX Healthcare has opened a new Food Pantry to support patients and
their families who struggle with access to healthy food.
The pantry is a partnership between UNC REX, Food Lion and the Food Bank
of Central & Eastern North Carolina. It’s one of the first food pantries
operated by a community hospital in North Carolina, and one of only a
handful across the country. It will be called the UNC REX Healthcare
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion believes no one should go hungry, especially during the
holiday season, and the grocer is making it easy and affordable for its
customers in its more than 1,000 stores to help families in need through
its Food Lion Feeds "Holidays Without Hunger" campaign, Nov. 14 through
Through the campaign, customers can purchase and donate a
specially-marked "Holidays Without Hunger" food box for $5,
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Progressive Grocer magazine presented four Food Lion leaders with
its prestigious 2018 Top Women in Grocery Award during a formal ceremony
Thursday, Nov. 8 at a special cocktail dinner celebration at the Palmer
House Hilton Hotel, in Chicago, Ill.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In honor of Veterans Day on Sunday, Nov. 11, Food Lion stores will offer
a 10 percent discount on Monday, Nov. 12, to active and retired military
personnel to show the grocer’s support and appreciation for those who
are serving or have served in the United States Armed Forces.
SALISBURY, N.C. – Food Lion is voluntarily recalling its 20.1 oz. Taste of Inspirations South of the Border frozen pizza with UPC number 72543999549 because of the product having the potential to have bacterial contamination. The affected products have a Best By date of Sept. 25, 2019; Sept. 28, 2019; Oct. 1, 2019; or Oct. 4, 2019.
While there have been no reports of illnesses to date, the product is being recalled as a precautionary measure after the manufacturer of the
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion will continue its commitment to greater Roanoke, Va.,
customers on Wednesday, Oct. 10, unveiling a new, easier shopping
The company made a significant $91.7 million capital investment in its
63 area stores this year, which includes remodeling the stores, hiring
nearly 2,000 additional associates to better serve customers and giving
back to local communities by donating two mobile food
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In support of Hurricane Florence recovery efforts, Food Lion is now
accepting financial donations at each of its 1,000 locations to benefit
the American Red Cross, its national disaster relief partner. At the
register, customers can donate any amount they choose or also roundup
their purchase to the nearest dollar. Food Lion will donate 100 percent
of all funds raised through September 30, 2018, to the American Red
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Food Lion is partnering with its customers to help end hunger by
launching specially-marked Food Lion Feeds bagged apples for sale in its
stores today. In its fifth year, the bagged apple campaign will help
provide more than 1 million meals* to families facing hunger in local
communities across the grocer’s 10-state footprint.
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In conjunction with Feeding America's® Hunger Action Month™, Food Lion
will remodel and stock the shelves at 30 local food pantries across its
10-state footprint during its fourth annual "The Great Pantry Makeover."
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Wednesday, Aug. 29, Food Lion will unveil a new, easier shopping
experience for customers in the greater Norfolk, Va., market. The
company made a significant $168 million capital investment in its 105
area stores this year, which includes remodeling the stores, hiring
4,000 additional associates and giving back to local communities,
including the donation of two mobile food trucks to area food banks to