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Oct 17, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger Announces Retirement of Katie Wolfram and Names New Leadership for the Central and QFC Divisions

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the retirement of Central division President Katie Wolfram and the promotion of Pam Matthews, currently...


Oct 12, 2017, 13:00 ET Kroger Hosts First Natural Foods Innovation Summit

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today is hosting its first natural foods innovation summit, in partnership with 84.51°, in Cincinnati, Ohio with keynote...


Oct 11, 2017, 11:22 ET Clarification: Kroger's Convenience Store Business Generates $4 Billion in Annual Sales

In a press release issued earlier today, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said its convenience store business generated revenue of $1.4 billion in 2016....


Oct 11, 2017, 09:15 ET Kroger Outlines Plan to Redefine the Way America Eats and to Deliver Value for Customers & Shareholders

Kroger reaffirms 2017 guidance, including: - Identical supermarket sales growth of 0.5 to 1.0%, excluding fuel, for the remainder of...


Oct 09, 2017, 11:00 ET Kroger Lowers Healthcare Service Costs at The Little Clinic for its Associates

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is now offering associates and their immediate families pricing of $25 or less for medically necessary services at The...


Sep 27, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger to Host 2017 Investor Conference

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host an investor conference on October 11, 2017 in New York. Kroger executives will address investors during the...


Sep 27, 2017, 12:05 ET Kroger Makes Donation to Puerto Rico for Hurricane Relief and Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Cultural Education, Diverse Suppliers, Fusion Recipes and "Muy Bueno" and "Latin Twist" Author and Food Blogger Yvette Marquez

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is inviting customers to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in its stores by sampling international eats and...


Sep 22, 2017, 17:16 ET Kroger Launches Kroger.Com/WeAreLocal, Invites Local Suppliers to Join the Kroger Family of Companies

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today launched a new website to welcome local and emerging brands to partner with the company, called...


Sep 20, 2017, 14:34 ET Kroger Named One of the Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) has been named one of the "Healthiest 100 Workplaces in America" by Healthiest Employers, LLC, an organization...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger Announces Zero Hunger | Zero Waste Plan

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced a new, national effort aimed at ending hunger in the communities Kroger calls home and eliminating waste...


Sep 18, 2017, 16:20 ET The Kroger Co. Supports Hurricane Recovery with $3.5 Million to Aid Associates, Food Banks and Disaster-Relief Nonprofits

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) and its family of stores announced today it has donated $3.5 million, to date, to support recovery efforts in regions...


Sep 14, 2017, 14:34 ET Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Board of Directors today declared a quarterly dividend of 12.5¢ per share to be paid on December 1, 2017, to...


Sep 14, 2017, 09:32 ET The Kroger Co. Introduces Restaurant Concept Kitchen 1883

The Kroger Co.'s (NYSE: KR) Culinary Development team today announced a new restaurant concept, Kitchen 1883, which offers a fresh take on...


Sep 13, 2017, 10:00 ET Kroger Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Fifth Consecutive Year

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index-North America (DJSI) for the fifth consecutive year....


Sep 08, 2017, 07:50 ET Kroger Reports Second Quarter Results

Highlights: - Positive ID sales growth in Q2 - Strong tonnage growth and loyal and total household growth - Digital...


Sep 05, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger Announces Retirement of Jayne Homco, Promotes Scott Hays to Michigan Division President

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the retirement of Michigan division President Jayne Homco, and the promotion of Scott Hays to succeed...


Sep 05, 2017, 11:00 ET Kroger Ratifies Agreement with UFCW Local 1000

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Dallas division associates working at Kroger stores in Dallas/Ft. Worth and surrounding area have ratified a new labor...


Aug 28, 2017, 17:55 ET The Kroger Co. Foundation Commits $100,000 to the Houston Food Bank during Hurricane Harvey to Supply Families with Safe and Nutritious Meals

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) Foundation announced today the commitment of $100,000 to the Houston Food Bank, America's largest food bank serving 600...


Aug 25, 2017, 10:04 ET Kroger Second Quarter Conference Call With Investors

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announced today that it will host its second quarter 2017 earnings conference call at 10 a.m. EDT on Friday, September 8,...


Aug 17, 2017, 14:00 ET Kroger, The Little Clinic and Feeding America Team Up for the Second Year to Fight Influenza and Hunger with One Shot, One Meal Campaign

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) announces its second annual health and wellness campaign, One Shot, One Meal, in partnership with The Little Clinic and...


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...