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Feb 27, 2015, 11:30 ET

Kroger Announces Human Resources Succession Plan

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced its succession plan for senior vice president of human resources. Kathleen Barclay, 59, Kroger's senior...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:00 ET

Kroger to Webcast Fourth Quarter Conference Call with Investors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss financial results for...

Jan 29, 2015, 09:35 ET

Kroger Recognized by EPA for Food Recovery Leadership

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) this week was recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its leadership, innovation and education...

Jan 26, 2015, 10:38 ET

With Fuel Points, Kroger Customers Can Fuel Up for Under $1.00

 When was the last time you paid under $1.00 to gas up your car? For many customers of The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) family of stores, the answer...

Jan 16, 2015, 13:21 ET

Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 18.5¢ per share to be paid on March 1, 2015, to...

Jan 05, 2015, 14:06 ET

Kroger's Lynn Marmer Named to "The List" of People Shaping Retail's Future

 Lynn Marmer, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) group vice president of corporate affairs, today was named to The List of People Shaping Retail's...

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. ...