Kroger in the News

Wall Street Journal – July 2, 2014
Kroger agrees to buy online vitamin retailer, Vitacost

Chattanooga Times Free Press – June 13, 2014
Kroger to open $175M distribution center near Atlanta

ABC-TV Las Vegas – June 4, 2014
More than 1,300 Smith’s associates donate their time volunteering for the community

 Cincinnati Business Courier – May 23, 2014
Kroger Co. partners with University of Cincinnati to study how in-store pharmacies lower hospital admission rates

 Cincinnati Business Courier – May 19, 2014
Kroger adds carts to help children with disabilities

 Trucking Info – May 6, 2014
Fred Meyer and QFC are first in Oregon to deploy a fleet of trucks that run on liquefied natural gas

Calhoun Times – May 5, 2014
Kroger customers in Atlanta donate more than $179,000 to support the American Cancer Society

Charlotte Business Journal – April 30, 2014
Harris Teeter selected as Retailer of the Year

Charlotte Business Journal – April 24, 2014
Harris Teeter is the first grocer in the U.S. to offer USDA certified “Very Tender Beef”

Wall Street Journal – April 23, 2014
Kroger announces certification of 500th Energy Star store

Retail Wire – April 10, 2014
Kroger Co.'s QueVision system wins the top retail innovation in InformationWeek's Elite 100

Drug Store News – April 9, 2014
Kroger Co. recognized as top pharmacy chain for Medication Therapy Management program

San Francisco Business Times – March 25, 2014
Foods Co. opens new store in East Oakland 'food desert'

Food Business News – March 7, 2014
Simple Truth brand expects to hit $1 billion this year

Bloomberg Television – March 6, 2014
Kroger CFO Mike Schlotman discusses Kroger’s Q4 earnings on Bloomberg’s “In the Loop”

Cincinnati Business Courier – February 27, 2014
Kroger Co. adds 7,000 new jobs during FY2013

Cincinnati Business Courier – February 11, 2014
Kroger buys digital coupon company in Silicon Valley

Charlotte Observer – January 29, 2014
Kroger closes acquisition of Harris Teeter

Cincinnati Enquirer – January 26, 2014
The Enquirer profiles Kroger chairman Dave Dillon about his time at Kroger

Social Media & Marketing Daily – January 24, 2014
Social analytics firm Unmetric determines Kroger ran most successful social media campaign of 2013

Reuters – January 18, 2014
U.S. FTC approves Kroger purchase of Harris Teeter

Yahoo Finance – January 17, 2014
Kroger Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend

CIO Magazine -- January 1, 2014
Kroger's IT team is leading industry in Customer 1st innovations

USA Today - December 4, 2013
Kroger program helps shoppers give to charities 

Wine Enthusiast -- November 12, 2013
The Kroger Co. named 2013 Retailer of the Year by Wine Enthusiast Magazine

IDFA -- November 7, 2013
Nine Kroger dairies awarded the IDFA's top workplace safety award

CNBC -- October 31, 2013
Kroger CEO, Dave Dillon, discusses growth plans on Squawk on the Street

The Oregonian -- 
October 17, 2013
Fred Meyer president, Mike Ellis, named President and COO of The Kroger Co. 

Chain Store Age -- September 27, 2013
Kroger named to Dow Jones sustainability index 

Convenience Store News -- September 24, 2013
Kroger CIO, Chris Hjelm receives lifetime achievement honor

Cincinnati Enquirer -- September 20, 2013
Kroger's next CEO, Rodney McMullen, began Kroger career as a store clerk

USA Today -- August 22, 2013
Kroger is the 7th largest employer in the U.S. 

Wall Street Journal -- July 9, 2013
Kroger, Harris Teeter to merge in $2.44 billion deal
 
USA Today -- June 20, 2013
Innovative technology improves the checkout experience at Kroger