About Us


At Food Lion, we are strongly committed to operating as responsible corporate citizens. As part of our commitment to sustainability, we continually look for ways to ensure we operate in a sustainable manner by reducing our carbon footprint, providing healthy food choices and ensuring a safe working and shopping environment for all our associates and customers.

Our Sustainable Efforts

Food Lion Zero Waste
Zero Waste

In the U.S. we send 220 million tons of waste to the landfills each year. Food Lion is committed to moving to Zero Waste by 2020 to help reduce this number. Please see our annual sustainability report for more details.

Energy Start Award

Food Lion and the EPA have saved billions of kilowatts through the Energy Star program. As a proud partner of the Energy Star program since 1998, we've won 14 consecutive Energy Star Partner of the Year Awards and 12 consecutive Sustained Excellence Awards.

Reusable Shopping Bag
Reusable Bags

We encourage our customers to use reusable bags while shopping. This partnership reduces the number of plastic bags that end up in landfills each year.

Farmer with Tool
Responsible Sourcing

We strive to understand the social and environmental impact of our products. We expect our business partners to hold themselves to the same high-level ethical standards we practice.

Food Lion Sustainability Report
we've saved
trees since 2011
by recycling cardboard


  • Energy Star Logo
    Energy Star Compliant

    More than 1,000 Energy Star compliant stores.

  • Food Lion Energy Star Award
    Energy Star Partner of the Year Award 2014

    Winner of the prestigious award for the 14th consecutive year.