Awards & Recognition

We're pleased to share some of the honors and awards the Kroger family of stores has received during the past two years:

  • Kroger Co.'s Southwest division recognized with the 2015 Corporate Hispanic Business Advocate of the Year Award by the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce
  • Kroger named the 2014 Flooring Recycler of the Year by Armstrong World Industries
  • Kroger honored as a CIO Winner for Technology Innovation by CIO Magazine
  • Kroger ranked 20th on the 500 Largest U.S. Corporations by FORTUNE
  • Kroger named an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the Environmental Protection Agency
  • Kroger was named one of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
  • Kroger Co.’s Louisville division was recognized with the 2015 Community Service Award by the Bluegrass Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • The Ohio Pharmacists Association recognized our Columbus division's Bill Sheridan with the lifetime achievement Beal Award, Steve Burson with the Keys Award, and Justin Friesner with the Generation Rx Award
  • Kroger Co.’s Mid Atlantic division was recognized with the Best Supermarket Award by Style Weekly
  • Kroger Co.’s Ralph’s division was recognized with the Leadership Award by Orthodox Union
  • Kroger Co.’s Southwest division was named the Best Grocery Store by The Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce
  • Kroger Co.’s Columbus division’s Bruce Macaulay and Cheryl McCormick were recognized with the Buckeye Promise Award by JDRF Mid-Ohio
  • Kroger Co.’s Atlanta division was recognized with the Promise Award by Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta
  • Kroger Co.’s Southwest division was recognized as the Corporate Volunteer Group of the Year by Volunteer Houston
  • Kroger was named Employer of the Year by the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities
  • Kroger was named the Gold Winner for the 2014 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyle by National Business Group on Health
  • Kroger Co.’s Central division was recognized with the Corporate Partner of the Year Award by USO Indiana
  • Kroger Co.’s Cincinnati division’s Erin Arlinghaus and Jennifer Lien were recognized as Rising Stars by YWCA of Greater Cincinnati
  • Kroger Co.’s Fred Meyer division was named a Top Sustainable Business Story of 2014 by the Portland Business Journal
  • Kroger Co.’s Fry’s division was recognized with the Clean Air Certificate of Recognition by Maricopa County
  • Kroger Co.’s Jay-C division was given the Corporate Partner Award by the American Cancer Society
  • Kroger Co.’s King Soopers/City Market division was recognized as the Food Donor of the Year by Weld County Food Bank
  • Kroger Co.’s Louisville division was recognized with the Reader’s Choice Best Grocery Store by The Southern Illinoisan
  • Kroger Co.’s Michigan division was recognized with the Top Food Donor Award by Gleaner’s Food Bank
  • Kroger Co.’s Nashville division was recognized as a Top 25 Company for Corporate Giving by the Nashville Business Journal
  • Kroger Co.’s QFC division was recognized with the Best Grocery/Convenience Store Award by the Kent Reporter
  • Kroger Co.’s Ralph’s division was recognized with the Business of the Year Award by Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce
  • Kroger Co.’s Southwest division was named the Best Retailer by the Town of Little Elm
  • Kroger Co.’s Mid Atlantic division was recognized with the Cornerstone Award by the United Way of the Roanoke Valley
  • Kroger Co.’s Atlanta division was recognized as the Southeast Retailer of the Year by The Shelby Report
  • Kroger Co.’s Central division was recognized with the City of Indianapolis Diversity Award by Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard
  • Kroger Co.’s Fred Meyer division was recognized as a Top Workplace by The Portland Business Journal
  • Kroger Co.’s Mid Atlantic division was recognized as a Top 50 Employer by the Richmond Times-Dispatch
  • Kroger Co.’s QFC division’s Darin Eversaul was recognized as Top 5 Produce Manager of the Year by United Fresh
  • Kroger Co.’s Southwest division was recognized as the Business of the Year by the Cy-Fair Chamber of Commerce
  • Kroger Co.’s Mid Atlantic division was recognized with the Best Supermarket AwardStyle Weekly