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Dec 17, 2014, 09:00 ET

Kroger Named Elite Member of ENERGY STAR's Certification Nation

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) proudly announced today that the company has been accepted as an Elite Member of ENERGY STAR Certification Nation by the...

Dec 11, 2014, 14:00 ET

David Dillon to Retire as Kroger Chairman

David B. Dillon, who led The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) leadership team's development of the company's successful Customer 1st Strategy, will retire as...

Dec 11, 2014, 13:00 ET

Kroger Announces Nora A. Aufreiter Elected to Kroger Board of Directors

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that Nora A. Aufreiter has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors. Ms. Aufreiter is...

Dec 08, 2014, 14:54 ET

Kroger Outlines Efforts to Promote Healthier Lifestyles at International Forum on Food and Nutrition

 During the 6th Annual International Forum on Food and Nutrition, The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Group Vice President for Corporate Affairs Lynn...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

Kroger Reports Record Third Quarter Results

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today reported identical supermarket sales growth, without fuel, of 5.6% in the third quarter of fiscal year 2014. The...

Nov 24, 2014, 17:09 ET

Select Containers of Private Selection Denali Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream Recalled for Undeclared Allergen

 The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling select containers of Private Selection Denali Extreme Moose Tracks Ice Cream sold in 13...

Nov 24, 2014, 13:37 ET

Kroger to Donate 30 Million Meals to Local Food Banks During Season of Giving

During this Season of Giving, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is donating 30 million meals to local food banks and providing simple donation...

Nov 20, 2014, 11:55 ET

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...