Food Lion Reviews

Updated 2 Jun 2020

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3.3
56%
Recommend to a Friend
73%
Approve of CEO
Food Lion President Meg Ham
Meg Ham
388 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexible schedule, Nice people, decent hours if you are a worker(in 104 reviews)

  • "flexible hours, works with availability, eligible to move up in company if good work ethic(in 103 reviews)

Cons
  • "Hours aren't promised unless you're full time(in 96 reviews)

  • "Part time benefits were not that good compared to other retail/grocery stores(in 95 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Overall Experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Sales Lead 

    I have been working at Food Lion part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great flexibility in terms of schedule, great customers as they are easy going and hassle free

    Cons

    Long shifts, and no machine to get carts

    Food Lion2020-06-02
  2. "It was good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Grocery Associate 

    I have been working at Food Lion part-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Not a lot of hours normally

    Food Lion2020-05-27
  3. "great Management team"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Florence, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Food Lion full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    room to grow in company

    Cons

    traveling to different store location

    Food Lion2020-05-28
  4. "Excellent"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Cashier 

    I worked at Food Lion part-time

    Pros

    It’s a very equal opportunity employer

    Cons

    Schedule issues are the worst

    Food Lion2020-05-23
  5. "Food Lion"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Cashier in Santee, SC

    I have been working at Food Lion part-time

    Pros

    Great coworkers, nice customers, and lots of fun

    Cons

    Not much hours, little to no pay

    Food Lion2020-05-22
  6. "Demanding yet fair"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Baltimore, MD

    I have been working at Food Lion full-time

    Pros

    Treat empoyees and customers well

    Cons

    High standards of performance and labor intensive

    Food Lion2020-05-19
  7. "Great"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Stocker 

    I worked at Food Lion part-time

    Pros

    Easy work and lots of fun

    Cons

    I Quit because I was bored

    Food Lion2020-05-18
  8. "Nice Management"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Manager in Richmond, VA

    I worked at Food Lion full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    friendly staff, easy interview, lots of training

    Cons

    mean customers, inconsistent hours, Always on feet

    Food Lion2020-05-18
  9. "Great first job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate 

    I worked at Food Lion part-time

    Pros

    If you are in high school this is a great starter job

    Cons

    Be prepared for stressful times during peak hours

    Food Lion2020-05-19
  10. "This job was very simple and a good way to engage with others. Managers are understanding."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Greenville, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Food Lion part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good management, flexible hours, and benefits

    Cons

    Work holidays and sometimes early shifts.

    Food Lion2020-05-15
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