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Kroger to Webcast Third Quarter Conference Call with Investors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss financial results for...

Nov 10, 2014, 14:12 ET

Kroger's Honoring Our Heroes Campaign Raises $3.3 Million for USO in 2014

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today proudly announced a total contribution to the USO of more than $3.3 million for 2014. The funds were raised...

Nov 04, 2014, 16:22 ET

Kroger Ratifies Agreement with UFCW 400

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) associates working at Kroger in the West Virginia area have ratified a new labor agreement with UFCW Local 400. "We...

Nov 03, 2014, 16:06 ET

Fry's Food Stores and Smith's Ratify Labor Agreement with UFCW Local 99

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) associates working at Fry's Food Stores and Smith's Food and Drug in Arizona have ratified a new labor agreement with...

Oct 31, 2014, 17:33 ET

Smith's Ratifies Agreement with UFCW 1564 in New Mexico

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Smith's Division associates working at stores in New Mexico have ratified a new labor agreement with UFCW Local 1564....

Oct 24, 2014, 11:59 ET

Kroger named Employer of the Year by Ohio Governor's Council on People with Disabilities

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) was named Employer of the Year by the Ohio Governor's Council on People with Disabilities for significantly contributing...

Oct 14, 2014, 14:30 ET

Kroger to Host 2014 Investor Conference

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host an investor dinner on October 28, 2014 and a conference on October 29, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. ...

Oct 14, 2014, 14:00 ET

Kroger Names Senior Vice President of New Business Development

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today named Alex Tosolini to serve in the newly-created role of senior vice president of new business development,...

Oct 03, 2014, 17:54 ET

Kroger Ratifies Agreements with UFCW Local 75 for Toledo Area Associates

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Columbus Division associates working at Kroger stores in the Toledo area have ratified new labor agreements with...

Oct 02, 2014, 13:08 ET

Kroger Kicks Off Annual #SharingCourage Campaign for Breast Cancer Awareness

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today kicked off its annual #SharingCourage campaign, asking customers to join in the fight against breast cancer by...

Sep 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

Kroger Honored by Fifth Annual Million-Dollar Club Selection

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today proudly announced its membership in the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Million Dollar...

Sep 18, 2014, 12:00 ET

Kroger Opens 2,000th Fuel Center Location

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the opening of three new fuel center locations this week – in Abingdon, VA; Decatur, GA; and...

Sep 18, 2014, 10:43 ET

Kroger Board of Directors Raises Quarterly Dividend 12 Percent

 The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors today raised the quarterly dividend by 12 percent, to 18.5¢ per share, to be paid on...

Sep 15, 2014, 13:00 ET

Kroger Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced it has made the Dow Jones Sustainability Index-North America for the second time. The company's...

Sep 15, 2014, 10:47 ET

Fresh Food Rescue Program Delivers 50 Million Pounds of Food Across Kroger Nation

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that it has donated more than 50 million pounds of fresh meat, produce, dairy and bakery items to...

Sep 11, 2014, 08:30 ET

Kroger Reports Record Second Quarter Results

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today reported net earnings of $347 million, or $0.70 per diluted share, and identical supermarket sales growth, without...

Sep 08, 2014, 09:41 ET

Kroger Launches 'Pour It Forward' Program to Help Close the Milk Gap During Hunger Action Month

More than 12.5 million families face hunger and malnutrition in America and look to local food pantries to provide their essential food items. And...

Sep 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

Kroger Family of Stores Hiring 20,000 Employees

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), the nation's largest grocery retailer, today announced that its family of stores is hiring to fill an estimated...

Sep 03, 2014, 13:00 ET

Kroger & Murray's Cheese Associates Named Certified Cheese Professionals

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today that 13 Kroger associates and 4 Murray's Cheese associates have been named Certified Cheese...

Aug 28, 2014, 15:20 ET

Kroger to Webcast Second Quarter Conference Call with Investors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss financial results...