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Food Lion Names New President

Posted September 7, 2001 11:17 a.m. EDT

— The Salisbury-based Food Lion grocery store chain has a new president.

Rick Anicetti replaces Bill McCanless. Anicetti had served as the company's executive vice president,

The overseas group that owns Food Lion says overall sales rose by nearly 40 percent in the second quarter to nearly $5 billion dollars.