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Mar 20, 2017, 14:19 ET Kroger Names Joe Grieshaber President of Fred Meyer Stores, Dan De La Rosa President of Columbus Division

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced Joe Grieshaber has been named president of Fred Meyer Stores, replacing Jeff Burt, who resigned today to...


Mar 16, 2017, 15:30 ET Kroger's Michigan Division Ratifies Agreement with UFCW Local 876

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that associates working at 103 stores in the company's Michigan division have ratified a new labor...


Mar 14, 2017, 14:19 ET Kroger to Participate in TAG's Spring Consumer Conference

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that Mike Schlotman, Kroger's executive vice president and CFO, will address investors at the TAG's 9th...


Mar 14, 2017, 10:01 ET Update - Kroger's Participation in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Consumer & Retail Tech Conference Cancelled Due to Weather

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the cancellation of a previously-scheduled address to investors at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch...


Mar 09, 2017, 15:49 ET Kroger to Participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Consumer & Retail Tech Conference

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that Mike Schlotman, Kroger's executive vice president and CFO, will address investors at the Bank of...


Mar 09, 2017, 14:40 ET Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend, Approves Incremental $500 Million Share Repurchase Program

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 12¢ per share to be paid on June 1, 2017 to shareholders of...


Mar 02, 2017, 07:45 ET Kroger Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results

Fiscal 2016 Highlights - 12th consecutive year of market share gains - Added more than 420 ClickList locations for 640 online...


Feb 24, 2017, 16:01 ET Kroger's Current Longest-Serving Associate Announces Retirement

After 63 years with Kroger (NYSE: KR), the company's current longest serving associate, Larry Arnold, announced he will be retiring at the end of...


Feb 16, 2017, 11:00 ET Kroger's The Little Clinic Provides Added Convenience with "We'll Hold Your Spot"

The Little Clinic, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), continues to expand convenience and accessibility for its customers with...


Feb 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Kroger Named a Top 10 American Company for Inclusion

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is honored to be named one of the top U.S. corporations for inclusion by Omnikal (formerly Diversity Business). Kroger...


Feb 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Kroger Fourth Quarter Conference Call with Investors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss financial results for...


Feb 07, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger and Murray's Cheese Announce Merger

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced it has purchased the equity of Murray's Cheese, as well as its flagship location on Bleecker Street in...


Jan 24, 2017, 14:15 ET Kroger Announces Retirement of Joe Fey, Names Jerry Clontz President of Mid-Atlantic Division

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the retirement of Mid-Atlantic division President Joe Fey, and that Jerry Clontz will succeed him. Mr....


Jan 23, 2017, 07:30 ET Kroger Family of Stores Hiring 10,000 Employees

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that its family of stores is hiring to fill an estimated 10,000 permanent positions in its supermarket...


Jan 17, 2017, 10:30 ET Kroger Names New Head of Government Relations

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today Matt Perin has joined the company as Head of Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs. Mr. Perin...


Jan 13, 2017, 14:29 ET Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 12¢ per share to be paid on March 1, 2017 to shareholders of...


Jan 12, 2017, 13:12 ET Kroger Announces Mark Sutton Elected to Kroger Board of Directors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that Mark S. Sutton has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Sutton is chairman and...


Jan 11, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger Receives EPA Food Recovery Award

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that it was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its efforts around...


Dec 15, 2016, 16:15 ET Kroger Announces Voluntary Retirement Offering for Non-Store Employees

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced a one-time Voluntary Retirement Offering for certain non-store associates. "Kroger would not be the...


Dec 09, 2016, 11:00 ET Murray's Cheese Reaches Milestone 350th Store

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that Murray's Cheese has opened its 350th store location in Bloomington, IN, through its special...


Dec 06, 2016, 15:00 ET Kroger Hired 4,000 Veterans and their Family Members During One-Day Hiring Event in November

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that as a result of its one-day Honoring our Heroes hiring event held on November 9, the company hired...


Dec 06, 2016, 13:00 ET Kroger Announces Chief Digital Officer Succession Plan

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced its succession plan for group vice president and chief digital officer. Kevin Dougherty, 63, group vice...


Dec 05, 2016, 10:00 ET Kroger Bringing Hope to the Table this Holiday Season

During this holiday season, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is donating an additional $3 million to local food banks through its annual Bringing Hope to...


Dec 01, 2016, 08:10 ET Kroger Reports Third Quarter Results

Third Quarter 2016 Highlights - Total households and loyal households grew as deflationary environment continued -...


Nov 29, 2016, 14:47 ET Kroger to Participate in the Barclays Conference

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that Mike Schlotman, Kroger's executive vice president and CFO, will address investors at the Barclays...