Food City and Mann Farms Help Fund Salad Bar for Rye Cove High School
Thursday, Mar 19, 2015.
Food City and Mann Farms recently teamed up to help raise the $2,800 needed to fund the donation of a Salad Bar for Rye Cove High School in Duffield, VA. The initiative was made possible through Food City’s partnership with the Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools program, a special campaign sponsored by the United Fresh Produce Association. “Food City
Steve & David Scott of Unicoi, TN Receive Wayne Scott Memorial Grower of the Year Award
Thursday, Mar 19, 2015.
Food City is well-known for their local produce initiative. Through a partnership with local farmers, the supermarket chain is able to bring their customers fresh-from-the-field fruits and vegetables. Many items are delivered directly from the farm to the store the same day they are picked. What began over ten years ago, with a small number of items supplied by a
Food City Recognizes Divisional Winners for Outstanding Community Service
Monday, Feb 16, 2015.
Food City’s retail supermarket chain annually recognizes outstanding volunteerism among their associates via the Claude P. Varney Volunteer Recognition Program. The creation of the program came in response to President Bush’s call to boost volunteer efforts through corporate support. During a June 2002 White House meeting, President Bush met with corporate leaders from organizations across the nation and key White
Virginia Dawn Hooper of Big Stone Gap, VA Wins Food City Claude P. Varney Humanitarian Award
Monday, Feb 16, 2015.
Food City’s retail supermarket chain annually recognizes outstanding volunteerism among their associates via their Claude P. Varney Volunteer Recognition Program. The creation of the program came in response to President Bush’s call to boost volunteer efforts through corporate support. During a June 2002 White House meeting, President Bush met with corporate leaders from organizations across the nation and key White
Food City Recognizes District Winners for Outstanding Volunteerism
Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015.
During a June 2002 White House meeting, President Bush met with corporate leaders from organizations across the nation and key White House staff members to discuss objectives for his Businesses Strengthening America volunteerism campaign. Steve Smith, Food City president and chief executive officer was among the select group. Following the White House session, Smith administered the creation of Food City’s
Grocery Manufacturers Association Honors Food City’s Steve Smith with Industry Collaboration Leaders
Saturday, Jan 24, 2015.
Steve Smith, president and CEO of Food City, today received the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) 2015 Industry Collaboration Leadership Award at the Food Marketing Institute’s Midwinter Executive Conference.
The GMA award, established in 2011, recognizes an industry leader who has demonstrated excellence in fostering collaboration among consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry trading partners throughout his career.“Steve Smith has exemplified through his
Food City Year of Beef Sweepstakes Winner
Monday, Jan 12, 2015.
Area Food City locations hosted their annual Food City Year of Beef Sweepstakes from October 12 through November 29, 2014. Shoppers were automatically entered into the sweepstakes each time they made a qualifying beef purchase using their Food City ValuCard. Angie Stacy of Abingdon, VA was the winner of the random drawing. She will receive a FREE year’s supply of
Food City Donates Equipment to Walters State Community College
Friday, Jan 9, 2015.
A generous donation from Food City Pharmacy has made training more realistic for students in Walters State Community College’s pharmacy technician program. The company’s donated pharmacy equipment has transformed a room of cabinets into a complete pharmacy lab.“The college is very grateful for this donation. This equipment will enhance the real-world experience of our pharmacy technician students,” said Dr. Wade
Food City Race Against Hunger Sweepstakes Check Presentation
Tuesday, Dec 30, 2014.
Since 1992, Food City has held their annual Race Against Hunger holiday campaign, co-sponsored by Kellogg’s which benefits local hunger relief organizations. “Hunger is a serious problem in America. Food City and Kellogg’s are proud to be part of the Race Against Hunger,” says Steven C. Smith, Food City’s president and chief executive officer.
Throughout the promotion, $1, $3, and $5
Food City Recognizes Associates for Outstanding Volunteerism
Thursday, Dec 18, 2014.
Food City is well-known for their superior customer service and vast community involvement within their operational areas. In keeping with their exemplary service standards, each year Food City recognizes outstanding volunteerism among their associates through their Claude P. Varney Volunteer Recognition Program.
“As a company, we strive to maintain a high level of dedication to service, quality, value and community involvement,