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Jul 15, 2015, 10:52 ET
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Food Lion to Give Free Groceries to One Customer at Every Store, Every Day, during "MVP Free Grocery Giveaway" through July 28

 Now through July 28, Food Lion is giving one customer at every store, every day, the opportunity to win up to $100 in free groceries during...

Jul 13, 2015, 13:18 ET
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Food Lion Lowers Prices on Thousands of Items

Food Lion has announced significant investments in prices throughout its stores by lowering prices on thousands of items that are most important to...

Jun 10, 2015, 10:35 ET
Food Lion Feeds Reusable Bag: Front - Overall Winner: Chelsey, Age 11, Statesville, N.C.

Food Lion Feeds Celebrates One Year Anniversary by Providing More than 1 Million Meals through 'Summers Without Hunger' Donations and Reusable Bag Campaign

 Food Lion Feeds is celebrating its one year anniversary by donating more than 1 million meals through local 'Summers Without Hunger' donations...

May 28, 2015, 10:04 ET

Food Lion's Sustainability Progress Highlighted in 2014 Delhaize Group's Sustainability Report

Food Lion's parent company, Delhaize Group, has released its 2014 sustainability progress report, which can be found at...

May 07, 2015, 12:27 ET
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Food Lion Feeds Helps Kick Off Annual 'Stamp Out Hunger' Food Drive in Delaware, Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia by Donating 40,000 Meals

 Food Lion Feeds has partnered with the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), the United States Postal Service and food banks in...

Apr 16, 2015, 13:38 ET
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Food Lion Announces Recall of Pine Nuts

Food Lion and Superior Nuts & Candy of Chicago, Ill., today announced the recall of pine nuts because they have the potential to be...

Apr 07, 2015, 11:00 ET

Food Lion Wins Milestone EPA ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Food Lion with a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence...

Mar 06, 2015, 16:17 ET
Grocer Food Lion has annonuced it will remodel its stores in the Raleigh, N.C., market in 2015.

Food Lion Announces Plans to Remodel Stores in Raleigh, N.C., Market in 2015

 Consistent with the grocer's "Easy, Fresh and Affordable. You Can Count on Food Lion Every Day!" strategy, Food Lion has announced that the...

Feb 23, 2015, 15:28 ET
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Livingstone College and Food Lion Feeds Unveil Campus Food Pantry

 Livingstone College, in partnership with Food Lion Feeds, opened a food pantry today to address student hunger issues on campus. The pantry...

Feb 12, 2015, 17:11 ET
2014 Food Lion Store Manager of the Year Rhonda Mauldin of Simpsonville, S.C.(center), stands with the company leadership team (l to right): Delhaize America CEO Kevin Holt, Northern Division Store Manager winner James Felix, Food Lion Founder Ralph Ketner, Central Division Store Manager winner Paul Goodnight, Mid-Atlantic Store Manager winner Kevin Foy, Food Lion Retail Operations Vice President Greg Finchum and Food Lion President Meg Ham

Food Lion Names Rhonda Mauldin 2014 Store Manager of the Year

 Food Lion has named Rhonda Mauldin its 2014 Store Manager of the Year.  Mauldin, who is the store manager of the Food Lion located at...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:23 ET
This holiday season, Food Lion is partnering with customers in its more than 1,100 stores, Nov. 19 – Dec. 23, to help solve hunger through its Food Lion Feeds "Holidays Without Hunger" campaign. Through the campaign, customers can purchase and donate a specially-marked "Holidays Without Hunger" food box for $5, while supplies last, or make a cash donation at checkout. One hundred percent of cash donations benefit Feeding America(R), the largest domestic hunger relief charity, and its network of local food banks.

Food Lion Feeds Launches "Holidays Without Hunger" Campaign to Help Feed Local Families in Need this Holiday Season

This holiday season, Food Lion is partnering with customers in its more than 1,100 stores, Nov. 19 – Dec. 23, to help solve hunger through...

Nov 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Food Lion Unveils New Easy, Fresh and Affordable Shopping Experience for Customers in 45 Greater Greenville, New Bern and Jacksonville, N.C., Stores

 Food Lion has unveiled a new, easier shopping experience for customers in 45 stores in the greater Greenville, New Bern and Jacksonville,...

Nov 10, 2014, 11:00 ET

Food Lion Announces 10 Percent Discount for Active, Retired and Honorably Discharged Military Personnel on Veterans Day

In honor of Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11, Food Lion stores will offer a 10 percent discount to active, retired and honorably discharged military...

Oct 30, 2014, 10:00 ET

Meg Ham Named President of Food Lion

Food Lion announced today that Meg Ham has been named president of Food Lion effective Nov. 1.  She succeeds Beth Newlands Campbell, who is...

Oct 14, 2014, 13:04 ET

Food Lion Feeds Partners with Customers to Help Provide 1.5 Million Meals to Families in Need through Sale of Specially Marked Bagged Apples

 Food Lion is proud to announce that it has partnered with its customers to help provide 1.5 million meals to families in need across its...

Sep 16, 2014, 16:30 ET

Food Lion Feeds Named Official Hunger Relief Partner of the Charlotte Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets announced today that the organization has teamed up with Food Lion on a multi-year, multi-faceted partnership that...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:53 ET

Local Food Lion Associates Volunteer to Give 400,000 Meals to Feed the Hungry

 Food Lion Feeds today launched its first annual Week of Service. Hundreds of local associates from across the grocer's 10-state operating...

Aug 20, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Food Lion Unveils New Easy, Fresh and Affordable Shopping Experience for Customers in 31 Greater Wilmington, N.C., Stores

 Food Lion has unveiled a new, easier shopping experience for customers in 31 stores in the greater Wilmington, N.C., market. The stores are...

Jun 09, 2014, 10:56 ET

Food Lion to Provide 500 Million Meals to Families in Need by End of 2020 through Food Lion Feeds

 Food Lion today pledged to donate 500 million meals to families in need by the end of 2020 through its new community relations platform, Food...

May 14, 2014, 09:52 ET
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Food Lion Unveils New Chain-wide "Easy, Fresh and Affordable" Strategy

Today, Food Lion unveiled its new chain-wide strategy:   "Easy, Fresh and Affordable...You Can Count on Food Lion Every Day!"  The...