Mission Statement

Food Lion Mission Statement, Vision & Values

Food Lion, based in Salisbury, N.C., since 1957, operates more than 1,000 grocery stores in 10 Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic states.

Food Lion Mission Statement

By leveraging our longstanding heritage of low prices and convenient locations, Food Lion is working to provide the easiest full shop grocery experience in the Southeast for our customers, anchored by a strong commitment to affordability, freshness and the communities we serve.

Food Lion Vision Statement

Our company proudly employs more than 63,000 associates and serves approximately 10 million customers a week. 

Food Lion Values

  • COURAGE: We drive change, are open-minded, bold, and innovative.
  • INTEGRITY: We do the right thing and earn customers’ trust.
  • TEAMWORK: Together, we take ownership, collaborate, and win.
  • CARE: We care for our customers, our colleagues, and our communities.
  • HUMOR: We are humble, down-to-earth, and don’t take ourselves too seriously.


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