Kroger is offering free home-delivery of prescriptions across its 104 Michigan pharmacies, according to a report in the Lansing State Journal published Tuesday.
Kroger will target 12 years of consecutive same-store sales growth when it reports third-quarter results in three months.
Kroger’s CEO said that the appointments were part of a new organizational structure that emphasizes depth of leadership at the company.
Jessica C. Adelman was most recently SVP corporate affairs for agriculture company Syngenta North America and has 20 years the food industry as a public affairs executive.
As part of an effort to support $1.2 million in capital investments, Kroger splits its Southwest division into two divisions.
Argo Tea on Wednesday announced that it will release its new Teappuccino tea-based dairy beverages this fall.
Kroger loyalty card holders who sign up as new Liberty Mutual customers will get up to 5% off home and renters insurance and up to a 10% discount on auto insurance.
FSI advertising expenditures are up 2% across pharmacy retailers and up 7% among grocers.
Kroger's VP for corporate affairs, Lynn Marmer, plans to retire in early 2016, after 18 years with the company.
A recent survey conducted by the Private Label Manufacturers Association revealed that private label products offered significant savings.