July 12, 2017

Kroger's Ruler division is headquartered in Seymour, Indiana, with 48 stores operating in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio and Tennessee.

July 5, 2017

The $1 million donation brings the total amount donated through Support Our Troops since the campaign’s inception in 2012 to more than $4.6 million.

July 5, 2017

At issue is Lidl US' own brand "Preferred Selection," which Kroger charges is virtually indentical to that company's store label "Private Selection."

June 27, 2017
The collaboration will offer patients with chronic pain, mobility or balance issues, minor orthopedic injuries and certain post-pregnancy issues an ongoing treatment solution, the companies said.
 
June 16, 2017

Kroger has acquired 11 Marsh Supermarket locations at a pricetag of $16 million, winning a bid to buy those stores in Indiana through federal bankruptcy court, Cincinnati Business Courier reported Wednesday. The deal is scheduled to close between July 11 and July 21, according to the sale agreement filed in bankruptcy court, the Courier reported. Fresh Encounter won a bid to buy the 15 other Marsh stores that were auctioned Tuesday at a total cost of $8 million. (Cincinnati Buisness Courier)

June 15, 2017

Total sales, excluding fuel, increased 2.9% in the first quarter compared to the same period last year.  The recent merger with ModernHEALTH contributed to sales growth, Kroger noted.

June 8, 2017

The 45,000-square-foot Kroger store will be different from other stores in the region in several ways, the most significant being its second-floor bar and food hall with a terrace.

June 8, 2017

The natural deodorant company’s products will be available at all Kroger banner stores, and is expanding its presence to all U.S. Whole Foods Market locations.

May 24, 2017

Bowen began his career with Jay C in 1971 as a produce department manager before taking a military leave of absence to serve in the U.S. Army from 1972 to 1976.

May 18, 2017

Last year, the company's total active workforce grew by more than 12,000 associates. Over the last eight years, Kroger has created more than 86,000 new jobs.

May 16, 2017
Kroger has named Calvin Kaufman as Sukanya Madlinger’s successor in the role of SVP retail divisions. It also named Ann Reed as Kaufman’s successor as president of its Louisville division. 
 
May 16, 2017
The retailer is promoting cardiac health and awareness in honor of American Stroke Month.
 
May 8, 2017

The meal kits index heavily among millennial men, households with children and households with more than $70,000 in annual income, Nielsen reported.

May 8, 2017

In recent years, Kroger has reinforced healthy living for associates by providing a comprehensive benefits program and resources available for their use in their everyday lives. 

April 24, 2017

Colleen Lindholz has been president of The Little Clinic since 2015 and takes over pharmacy duties from Philecia Avery, who Kroger said resigned the company earlier this month to pursue other interests.

April 19, 2017

Angel Colón succeeds Rueben Shaffer, who retired at the end of March, as Kroger's head of diversity.

April 17, 2017

In addition to the Sustainability Lives Here campaign, Kroger is making a $50,000 donation to the World Wildlife Fund.

April 17, 2017

RICHMOND, Va.— Kroger is test-marketing a home delivery component to its click-and-collect offering for customers in its Richmond, Va. area, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported Monday. “Our customers don’t always have the time to shop in store but still want to bring quality items into their homes and onto their tables," Anne Jenkins, spokeswoman for Kroger Mid-Atlantic division, told the Times-Dispatch. "For us, home delivery is the solution and a natural progression for ClickList.” (Richmond Times-Dispatch)

April 14, 2017

Giant supermarket operator Kroger views health and wellness as an area for long-term investment, a point underscored by its purchase last year of specialty pharmacy ModernHEALTH.

March 28, 2017

The new website features a variety of voices – produced by both freelancers and Kroger associates – sharing stories about Kroger's people and innovative projects.

March 20, 2017

Kroger promotes president of Columbus division to lead Fred Meyer while Fred Meyer's current VP merchandising will assume command at Kroger's Columbus division.

March 20, 2017

Target has appointed Jeff Burt to lead its grocery business, effective, April 10. He joins the Minneapolis-based retailer after 30 years at Kroger. 

March 8, 2017

Kroger is developing a $60 million distribution center in Cincinnati, the Cincinnati Business Courier reported Tuesday. “More than 8.5 million customers shop in our stores every day and our goal is to always have our shelves stocked with the variety and selection our shoppers want,” stated Frank Bruni, VP supply chain and logistics, Kroger. “The new facility will help our logistics team to improve lead times and drive efficiencies for our stores and ultimately our customers.” (Cincinnati Business Courier)

March 2, 2017

Looking to 2017, Kroger anticipates identical supermarket sales, excluding fuel, to range from flat to 1% growth.