Food Lion Will Renovate 105 Stores, Expand Assortments In 2018

Food Lion will invest $168 million to remodel 105 stores in the greater Norfolk, Va., market in 2018. The initiative includes lowering prices, expanding the product assortment, hiring and promoting associates and creating additional community partnerships.

All affected stores will operate during normal hours during the remodel process. The updated layouts will be designed for quicker navigation, and the new products will include local, natural, organic and gluten-free items. Associates will receive customer-centric training to improve the shopper experience at all stores.

Walk-in garden coolers for fresh produce will be installed…