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Jan 29, 2016, 10:00 ET
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Food Lion Celebrates 1 Million Facebook Fans by Donating 1 Million Meals to Feeding America® and 30 Local Member Food Banks

 Food Lion recently celebrated reaching 1 million Facebook fans on the social media site. In recognition of this customer milestone, Food Lion...

Dec 15, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Food Lion Announces In-Store Digital Coupon Partnership with Mood Media through Jan. 1

Now through Jan. 1, customers can access digital coupons through the Shazam app on their smartphones while grocery shopping in stores. Food Lion...

Nov 30, 2015, 13:00 ET
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Food Lion Announces Doner as New Advertising Agency of Record

Food Lion, one of the nation's largest grocers, announced today it has selected Doner as its advertising agency of record, effective...

Nov 18, 2015, 11:30 ET
Customers Can Purchase a $5 "Holidays Without Hunger" Box at Checkout to Feed a Family this Holiday Season

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. 18 through Dec. 22, to help solve hunger...

Nov 09, 2015, 16:09 ET
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Food Lion Announces 10 Percent Discount for Active, Retired and Honorably Discharged Military Personnel on Veterans Day

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

Oct 22, 2015, 11:05 ET
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U.S. EPA Honors Food Lion Associate with 2014 Distinguished Partner Achievement Award

 Nick Cordasci, a Food Lion associate, has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's 2014 Distinguished Partner Achievement Award, one...

Oct 13, 2015, 10:30 ET
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Food Lion Celebrates Completion of Investments in 162 Raleigh, N.C., Area Stores to Bring Customers New Easy, Fresh and Affordable Shopping Experience

 On Wednesday, Oct. 14, Food Lion will unveil a new, easier shopping experience for customers in 162 stores in the greater Raleigh, N.C.,...

Oct 09, 2015, 14:54 ET
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Food Lion Feeds Invites Kids Ages 5-14 to Participate in a Design-a-Reusable-Bag Contest through Nov. 6

 In 2015, Food Lion Feeds partnered with some of its youngest fans to provide more than 1 million meals to families in need through the sale of...

Oct 06, 2015, 15:22 ET
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Food Lion to Donate $25,000 and Partner With 10 Million Customers Across 10-State Footprint to Support Recovery Efforts in South Carolina

 Consistent with its work to help end hunger in the local communities it serves through Food Lion Feeds, grocer Food Lion is donating $25,000...

Sep 21, 2015, 10:30 ET
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Food Lion and Catawba College Unveil "Lessons in Leadership" Film to Honor Grocery Co-Founder and Salisbury, N.C., Native, Ralph W. Ketner

 Food Lion and Catawba College unveil "Lessons in Leadership," a documentary film featuring the life and business lessons students and...

Sep 17, 2015, 10:00 ET
With the sale of each specially marked bag of apples, Food Lion Feeds will donate five meals to local food banks in partnership with Feeding America(R)

Food Lion Feeds Launches Specially Marked Bagged Apples to Help Provide 1 Million Meals to Families in Need

 Food Lion is partnering with its customers to help solve hunger by launching specially marked Food Lion Feeds bagged apples for sale in its...

Sep 10, 2015, 10:00 ET
Food Lion has redesigned its private brand packaging, making the items easy to find, easy to save and easy to use.

Food Lion Customers Can Save Up to $10 When They Buy Private Brand Products during "Quarter Back" Promotion through Oct. 6

 Now through Oct. 6, Food Lion shoppers will receive 25 cents back for every private brand item they purchase, up to $10, through the grocer's...

Sep 01, 2015, 10:09 ET
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Food Lion Associates Volunteer to Give 1,200 Service Hours and 1 Million Meals to Feed the Hungry

 In celebration of Feeding America's® Hunger Action Month™, Food Lion Feeds will donate more than 1,200 service hours and more than...

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...