Vertical Roots announces its new grocery retail partnership with Food Lion, bringing its hydroponic lettuce to 303 Food Lion grocery stores across the Southeast. Vertical Roots is expanding its territory with produce, now available at over 2,000 grocery stores in 13 states across the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.
Food Lion grocery stores now offer Vertical Roots line of hydroponic Living Lettuces that include Green Butter, Green Oak, and Green Leaf, as well as large leaf lettuce mixes.
"Our new retail partnership with Food Lion is evidence of both our strong retail partnerships and the significant demand for regionally grown hydroponic produce among consumers, which is expanding to value shoppers," said Andrew Hare, Co-founder and General Manager of Vertical Roots. "As a company of modern technology-enabled farmers, we are 100% committed to delivering clean, healthy, and sustainable food to all the communities in which our products are sold, and focused on making our produce accessible to as many people as possible."