Food Lion to close 7 Middle TN stores

Jan 12, 2012 Full story: The Tennessean 8

103 Glen Oaks Blve., Hendersonville &#; 860 N. Ellington Pkwy., Lewisburg 3060 S. Church St., Murfreesboro 2061 Lascassas Pike, Murfreesboro 4331 Old Hickory Blvd., Old Hickory 564 Nissan Blvd., Smyrna The Belgian owner of Food Lion supermarkets said Thursday it will close 113 under-performing U.S. stores, including several in Middle Tennessee.

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Since: Dec 11

Drink coffee, not Kool-Aid.

#1 Jan 24, 2012
I hate to see the Lewisburg store close, I've shopped there since moving to Lewisburg in 1989.

The way it's going around here I'll be forced to shop at Wal-Marts.
Wahoo89

Nashville, TN

#2 Jan 24, 2012
Food Lion is so much better than Krogers.
Just Here

Murfreesboro, TN

#3 Jan 24, 2012
Wahoo89 wrote:
Food Lion is so much better than Krogers.
Kroger has been raising their prices since they put in gas service, now Wal Mart will to.

“Smoke em if you got em.”

Since: Dec 11

Drink coffee, not Kool-Aid.

#4 Jan 26, 2012
My wife and I hit the 50% off sale they're running until the store closes (thats when they run out of stuff).

We ended up spending a little over $800.00, but other than milk, bread and fresh produce, we won't have to go shopping for a long time.

My upstairs family room looks like a quick mart, I had to purchase a couple cheap storage shelves to put everything up off of the floor.
Sarah

Clarksville, TN

#5 Jan 27, 2012
50% off sale? I didn't know about that! I gotta hit that place up on payday! I wish they weren't closing thow. Food Lion was the best place to get wic.:( Does anybody know when they close?
RainbowBrite

Columbia, TN

#6 Jan 28, 2012
I was there Friday and there isn't much left on the shelfs. What mainly is left is the stuff way over priced that even at 50% if still about what the regular price is at other stores. They had boxes of crackers for 3.99 and up. Some soups way over priced. Saw 10 oz can of chicken and rice campbells for 1.79 or a regular size candy bar was 1.79 the big candy bars were 3.99 and most of the candy/gum (which has not sold at all) is way over priced. small bags of candy bars are 7.00 and up

Lots of the good stuff is all gone though. There may be nothing left by your payday depending on when you get paid. They are to close Feb 15 or when everything sold.
really folks

Madison, WI

#7 Jan 30, 2012
I bought over $66 worth of stuff. The prices on the shelf were the original prices or msrp. there were not many food items left but I did load up on cleaning supplies and such....cat food dog food and other shelf stable items.

Since: Oct 11

Lewisburg

#8 Jan 30, 2012
I too was there and most of the food was gone, but I did stock up on non food items. the 50 percent off made it a good deal :)

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