SALISBURY, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Food Lion is celebrating teachers by offering a 5 percent MVP discount
on their total purchase on National Teacher Appreciation Day, Tuesday,
May 7, 2019.

To receive the discount, teachers, school faculty and staff need to show
a teacher ID at checkout along with their personal MVP card. This offer
is valid on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 only. The discount does not apply to
the purchase of alcohol, tobacco, gift cards, lottery, pharmacy, postage
stamps or services.

Supporting local teachers and schools in the towns and cities it serves
is one of the ways Food Lion is committed to nourishing our communities.
Food Lion also hosts family math nights in its stores to help educate
students and their families about how to make healthy choices in the
grocery stores on any budget. Additionally, through Food Lion Feeds, its
hunger-relief platform, the company regularly works with local food
banks to provide backpack programs to children who may only have access
to meals during the school day, as well as engages in numerous donations
at schools to provide fresh produce and other healthy items to students
and their families struggling with hunger.

About Food Lion

Food Lion, based in Salisbury, N.C., since 1957, has more than 1,000
stores in 10 Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic states and employs more than
63,000 associates. By leveraging its longstanding heritage of low prices
and convenient locations, Food Lion is working to own the easiest full
shop grocery experience in the Southeast, anchored by a strong
commitment to affordability, freshness and the communities it serves.
Through Food Lion Feeds, the company has committed to provide 500
million meals to individuals and families in need by the end of 2020.
Food Lion is a company of Ahold Delhaize USA, the U.S. division of
Zaandam-based Royal Ahold Delhaize.


Kelly Powell
[email protected]