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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...


Nov 18, 2016, 12:48 ET Kroger's K.B. Specialty Foods Unveils Plan for Waste to Energy System in Greensburg, Indiana

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) K.B. Specialty Foods this week broke ground on a new anaerobic wastewater treatment system at its facility in...


Nov 17, 2016, 13:33 ET Kroger Third Quarter Conference Call with Investors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss financial results for...


Nov 11, 2016, 07:30 ET Kroger's Honoring Our Heroes Campaign Raises $3.1 Million for USO in 2016

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today proudly announced a total contribution to the USO of nearly $3.1 million for 2016. This total includes a company...


Nov 07, 2016, 12:03 ET Fry's Food Stores Ratifies Agreement with UFCW Local 99

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that associates working at the company's Fry's Foods division have ratified a new agreement with United...


Nov 07, 2016, 09:57 ET Kroger to Hold Open Interviews Nov. 9 for Military Veterans and Their Families

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) family of stores today announced it will hold open interviews nationwide on Wed., Nov. 9, for all military veterans and...


Nov 02, 2016, 07:04 ET Kroger Tied for First Place in Annual Kantar Retailer PoweRanking™

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today was named the top retailer, tied for first place in the overall composite score, in the Kantar Retailer...


Oct 19, 2016, 13:23 ET Kroger to Host 2016 Investor Conference

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host an investor conference on November 2, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The following Kroger executives will address...