Food Lion

Food Lion is a supermarket chain in the United States.


The company was founded in Salisbury, North Carolina as Food Town in 1957 is the largest subsidiary of Delhaize Group. In 2005, the chain with more than 70,000 employees generated sales of 17.3 billion U.S. dollars. There are more than 1,300 Food Lion stores in eleven states in the east and southeast of the United States.