Food Lion customers to get free groceries during store relaunch

POSTED: 3:57 PM Dec 24 2013   UPDATED: 11:23 PM Nov 12 2013
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EASTERN CAROLINA -

Food Lion has announced it will relaunch 169 stores in the Carolinas, creating 500 new jobs and giving away free groceries to thousands of customers.

Every day from Wednesday, Nov. 13 through Saturday, Nov. 16, the first 50 customers at each qualifying Food Lion location will receive a free bag of groceries.

Of the 169 Food Lion stores holding grand reopening festivities, 48 are in Eastern North Carolina: