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.
SALISBURY, N.C. – This week, Food Lion Feeds will partner with feeding agencies across three markets including Winston-Salem, N.C., Mooresville, N.C., and Charleston, S.C., to plant community gardens in celebration of Arbor Day on April 28. These "seeds of hope" will assist these agencies in their mission to nourish the hungry in their local communities.
In advance of Earth Day, Food Lion celebrated its commitment to
sustainable retailing and released an infographic highlighting its
progress in 2016, which is among the leaders in the grocery industry.
Food Lion's sustainability effort in 2016 included donating over 127
million meals to its local feeding agency partners as well as recycling
over 11 million tons of material.
Ahead of the Easter holiday, Food Lion Feeds this week will donate over
200,000 pounds of fresh meat to 10 regional food bank partners across
its 10-state footprint to benefit families fighting hunger. High protein
fresh food donations are particularly beneficial to food banks, as the
majority of donations received are non-perishable items such as canned
Today, Food Lion Feeds and Smithfield Foods announced a partnership and
donation of fresh and non-perishable food items to local families in
Augusta, Ga. The donation, which is part of Food Lion’s and Smithfield’s
shared mission to alleviate hunger and address food insecurity across
the country, will take place Tuesday, April 11.
Today, Food Lion Feeds and Smithfield Foods announced a partnership and donation of fresh and non-perishable food items to local families in Henderson, N.C. The donation, which is part of Food Lion’s and Smithfield’s shared mission to alleviate hunger and address food insecurity across the country, will take place Monday, April 10.
Now through April 11, Food Lion shoppers can save a quarter with every
private brand item purchased, up to $10, during the grocer's "Score Up
to $10" MVP promotion. A purchase of at least four private brand
products with an MVP card will earn shoppers a coupon good on their next
Food Lion Feeds' Meal Madness, a social media competition among Food
Lion's 30 regional food bank partners, tips off this week, with the
winning food bank receiving a 25,000 meal donation from the grocer's
hunger relief initiative. The multi-round competition will run through
April 3, with fans of the participating food banks voting for their
favorite food bank on Food Lion's Facebook or Twitter pages to advance
the food bank on in the
This week, Food Lion Feeds will partner with local Meals on Wheels
agencies during the 15th Annual March for Meals campaign to
help feed seniors fighting hunger in several different regions across
the grocer's 10-state operating area. During the effort, Food Lion
associates will partner with local Meals on Wheels affiliate agencies to
deliver nutritious meals to nearly 2,000 seniors who rely on this vital
safety net to remain healthy and
Today, Food Lion has a new way for its customers to receive personalized savings through its MVP rewards program called "Shop & Earn." In an effort to continue to deliver on the grocer's promise to make shopping easy, fresh and affordable, the program is available to customers in the greater Raleigh, N.C., market and offers shoppers the ability to earn personalized savings each month on products and categories they shop the most at Food Lion.
Consistent with the grocer's "Easy, Fresh and Affordable... You Can
Count on Food Lion Every Day!" strategy, Food Lion has announced the
company will remodel 93 stores in the greater Greensboro, N.C., market
in 2017. In an effort to make shopping easier and more affordable for
its customers, the company will make a $178 million investment in its
stores. This includes remodeling the stores, additional price
investments throughout the year and