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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...

Mar 05, 2014, 14:30 ET

Food Lion Unveils Industry-Leading Seafood Sustainability Policy

 Food Lion announced today that it has implemented an industry-leading sustainable seafood policy that covers approximately 1,000 fresh,...

Feb 06, 2014, 11:29 ET

Food Lion Unveils New Online Tool to Provide Customers with Easy Access to Hundreds of Load-to-Card and Printable Coupons for Added Savings

Food Lion has unveiled a new online tool, MVP Coupon Hub, to make accessing grocery coupons online easier for customers. The new tool, found on the...

Nov 22, 2013, 11:31 ET

Food Lion Seeks to Raise 1 Million Meals for Local Food Banks During Annual "Hunger Has a Cure" Campaign

 Food Lion today announced that it is aiming to raise more than 1 million meals for local food banks by partnering with customers during...

Nov 12, 2013, 09:50 ET

Food Lion Announces Investments in 169 Stores in North Carolina and South Carolina; Hires 500 Associates

 Food Lion announced today that it has made significant investments in 169 stores in North Carolina and South Carolina and created...

Oct 29, 2013, 11:01 ET

Food Lion to Give Free Cupcake to Children Who "Lion-Up" This Halloween

 In celebration of its heritage, Food Lion will give away one free cupcake to any child that comes into a store dressed up as a lion, Thursday,...