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Jul 12, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger Appoints Liz Ferneding President of Ruler

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today the appointment of Liz Ferneding to Ruler division president, effective July 31. Ms. Ferneding succeeds...


Jun 22, 2017, 11:20 ET Kroger Board of Directors Approves $1 Billion Share Repurchase Program; Raises Quarterly Dividend

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors today announced an incremental $1 billion share repurchase program, replacing the prior...


Jun 21, 2017, 14:00 ET The Kroger Co. Expands its Our Brands Portfolio to Offer Customers Increased Value, Variety and Quality

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today the expansion of its exclusive Our Brands product lines to offer its customers greater value, variety and...


Jun 16, 2017, 15:11 ET Kroger Ratifies Agreements with UFCW Local 1996

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Atlanta division associates working at Kroger stores in the Atlanta metro and surrounding area have ratified new...


Jun 15, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger Expands Recall of 12 oz. packages of Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts because of Possible Health Risk

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced it has expanded the recall of its 12 oz. packages of Simple Truth Dry Roasted Macadamia Nuts due to...


Jun 15, 2017, 07:45 ET Kroger Reports First Quarter Results

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today reported net earnings of $303 million, or $0.32 per diluted share, and identical supermarket sales growth, without...


Jun 14, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger To Participate In The Oppenheimer Annual Consumer Conference

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


Jun 08, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger to Webcast Annual Meeting of Shareholders June 22

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today it will webcast the annual meeting of shareholders beginning at 11 a.m. (ET) on Thursday, June 22,...


Jun 01, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger First Quarter Conference Call with Investors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host conference call with investors on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss financial results for the...


May 26, 2017, 10:30 ET Kroger and USO continue to support Honoring Our Heroes campaign

The Kroger Co. announced today its continued commitment to the USO by donating $1 million to the organization. Kroger has been a proud supporter of...


May 24, 2017, 18:43 ET Kroger Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Kroger Yellow Sponge Cake Dessert Cups

The Kroger Co. has recalled Kroger Dessert Cups –Yellow Sponge Cake (6.5 oz., 6 Pack) sold in its retail stores because it contains undeclared...


May 23, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger Announces Retirement of Paul Bowen, President of Jay C and Ruler

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today the retirement of Jay C and Ruler division President Paul Bowen after 46 years of dedicated service,...


May 22, 2017, 14:00 ET Vitacost.com Earns Two #1 Spots in 2017 ConsumerLab.com Survey

Vitacost.com, Inc., a leading online retailer of health and wellness products and wholly owned subsidiary of The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), announced...


May 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger Family of Stores Hosts Nationwide Hiring Event May 20

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that it will hold open interviews in its stores nationwide on Saturday, May 20. Interested candidates...


May 16, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger Announces Retirement of Sukanya Madlinger, Promotes Calvin Kaufman, Ann Reed

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the retirement of Sukanya Madlinger, senior vice president of retail divisions, and the promotion of...


May 08, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger Named to 2017 Healthiest Employers in Cincinnati List

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) was honored by the Cincinnati Business Courier as a 2017 Healthiest Employer. The award recognizes the company for its...


May 03, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger to Participate in Goldman Sachs Global Staples Forum

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


Apr 24, 2017, 14:24 ET Kroger Names Colleen Lindholz President of Pharmacy and The Little Clinic

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced Colleen Lindholz, currently president of The Little Clinic, is expanding her role to also lead Kroger...


Apr 19, 2017, 11:30 ET Kroger Recommends Shareholders Reject "Mini-Tender" Offer by TRC Capital Corporation

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that it received notice of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation (TRC Capital) to...


Apr 18, 2017, 15:40 ET Kroger Names Angel Colón Senior Director of Diversity

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced Angel Colón has been promoted to senior director of diversity. He has been serving as the company's...


Apr 14, 2017, 12:06 ET Kroger Promotes Green Living with 'Sustainability Lives Here'

This April, in honor of Earth Month, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will promote a robust program involving events and customer engagement to help...


Mar 28, 2017, 09:00 ET Kroger Launches New Kroger Stories Website

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today launched a new website, www.krogerstories.com. "We believe customers, associates and other stakeholders are...


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...