Awards & Recognition

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:

The Kroger Co. was named the DSE 2018 APEX Awards Silver Winner for EDGE (Enhanced Display for Grocery Environment) technology – Digital Signage Expo

The Kroger Co. was recognized as 2018 PR News’ CSR Award Winner in the Environmental Stewardship category for Zero Hunger | Zero Waste – PR News

The Kroger Co. was named 2018 Energy Star Partner of the Year – Energy Star

The Kroger Co. was named as #16 in America’s Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities – Omnikal

The Kroger Co. was named #18 on the 2018 Harris Poll Reputation Quotient® Rankings – The Harris Poll

The Kroger Co. was named as one of the 2018 50 Best Companies for Diversity – Black Enterprise

The Kroger Co. was named to the “Top 100 Innovators in Diversity & Inclusion in 2017” list – Mogul 

The Kroger Co.’s Roundy’s division was recognized with the 2017 Wisconsin Partners for Clean Air Award – Clean Air Wisconsin

The Kroger Co.’s Dallas division was recognized with the Best Grocery Store in 2017 – Best of Irving

The Kroger Co.’s Smith’s division was recognized with the OUTstanding Major Corporation 2017 award – Albuquerque Pride

The Kroger Co.’s Fry’s division was recognized with the 2017 Hunger Hero Award – United Food Bank

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with the 2017 Hall of Fame Award –Style Weekly

The Kroger Co.’s Roundy’s division’s Stefanie Galeana was recognized with the Retail Produce Manager Award – United Fresh Produce Association

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the Best of Mt. Pleasant, Best Grocery store Award – Mount Pleasant Magazine

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the Best of Gaston, Best Grocery Store Award – Gaston Gazette

The Kroger Co.’s Louisville division store #777 pharmacy was recognized as the Best Pharmacy – Sentinel News

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the Best of Charleston, Best Grocery Store Award – Charleston City Paper

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the Partner Award in the Special Event: Chef’s Special category – Second Harvest Food Band of Metrolina

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the 2017 Best of Hampton Award, Best Grocery Store: Bronze – The Virginia Pilot

The Kroger Co.’s Michigan division was recognized with the Member Award for employing those with disabilities – On My Own of Michigan

The Kroger Co.’s Michigan division was recognized with the Corporate Service Award for employing those with disabilities – Spectrum Human Services

The Kroger Co.’s Michigan division was recognized with the Champion of Diversity Award for supporting diversity in all aspects of business – American Arab Chamber of Commerce

The Kroger Co.’s Michigan division was recognized with the Valued Partner Award – Michigan Milk Producers

The Kroger Co.’s Nashville division was recognized with the Legacy Partner award – American Cancer Society

The Kroger Co.’s Dallas division was recognized with the Largest Corporate Team award in 2016 – Komen Dallas

The Kroger Co.’s Dallas division was recognized as a Gold Sponsor in 2016 – Relay for Life

The Kroger Co.’s Smith’s division’s Jake Cannon was recognized in the 2016 Top 40 Under 40 – Vegas Inc.

The Kroger Co.’s Smith’s division was recognized with the Angel Award for Philanthropic Business of the Year 2015 – Vegas Inc.

The Kroger Co.’s Smith’s division was recognized with the 2015 Outstanding Corporation/ Foundation Award – Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)

The Kroger Co.’s Smith’s division was recognized with the Keep the Dream Alive award – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Multicultural Council

The Kroger Co.’s Smith’s division was recognized with the Outstanding Community Partner Award – American Red Cross

The Kroger Co.’s Smith’s division was recognized with the 2016 wattsmart® Business Partner of the Year award – Rocky Mountain Power

The Kroger Co.’s Louisville division was recognized with the 2016 CRE (Commercial Real Estate) Champion Award – Louisville Business First

The Kroger Co.’s Louisville division was recognized with the 2016 Salvation Army Christmas Season Award – Salvation Army

The Kroger Co.’s Louisville division was recognized as a Gold Sponsor and #3 for Fundraising by a Company – March of Dimes

The Kroger Co.’s Louisville division was recognized with the Pinnacle Sponsor award – Kentucky Derby

The Kroger Co.’s Fry’s division was recognized with the 2016 Hunger Hero Award – United Food Bank

The Kroger Co.’s Fry’s division was recognized with the 2016 Hunger Hero Award – St. Mary’s Food Bank

The Kroger Co.’s Fry’s division was recognized with the Hero for Hope Award – Phoenix Children’s Hospital

The Kroger Co.’s Fry’s division was recognized with the Corporate Assist Award – Phoenix Suns

The Kroger Co.’s Fry’s division was recognized with the Corporate Assist Award – American Diabetes Association

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division was recognized with the 2016 Excellence in Employment Opportunities – NAMI Franklin County

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division was recognized with the Best Large Grocery Store Award – 614 Magazine

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division was recognized with the CBSU Top Picks, Best Grocer Award – Columbus Dispatch

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division was recognized with the Healthiest Employer Award – Columbus Business First

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division was recognized with the Sustained Excellence Award – AEP Ohio

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division stores 548, 858, 549, 593, 128 and expansions: 938, 878 were recognized with the Energy Star Design Award – Energy Star

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division was recognized with The 2016 Joe Wells Patriot Award – USO of Central and Southern Ohio

The Kroger Co.’s Columbus division was recognized with the Best Sponsorship Continuity Award – International Association of Fairs and Expositions

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with the 2016 Best Grocery Store Award – Richmond Magazine

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with the 2016 Tidewater Women Ladies’ Choice Award in the Best Grocery Store Category – Tidewater Women Magazine

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with 2016 Best Supermarket Overall: Bronze Award – Coastal Virginia’s Magazine

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with the Best Grocery Store Award for their store in Charlottesville – The News & Advance 2016 Reader’s Choice Awards

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with the Favorite Grocery Store for their store in Lynchburg – The News & Advance 2016 Reader’s Choice Awards

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with three Best of Botetourt 2016 Awards; Best Place to Buy Fresh Food: Silver, Best Place to Buy Wine: Gold and Best Pharmacy: Silver – Roanoke Times “Best Of” Awards

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with three Best of Salem 2016 Awards; Best Place to Buy Fresh Food: Silver, Best Place to Buy Wine: Gold and Best Pharmacy: Bronze – Roanoke Times “Best Of” Awards

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with the Best Place to Buy Wine: Gold Award in Southwest Roanoke County – Roanoke Times “Best Of” Awards

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division was recognized with five Best of New River Valley Awards; Best Beer Selection: Silver, Best Grocery Store: Gold, Best Place for Organics: Bronze, Best Sushi: Bronze, Best Wine Selection: Silver – Roanoke Times “Best Of” Awards

The Kroger Co.’s Mid-Atlantic division’s Marietta store was recognized with the Kroger an award for their commitment to hiring persons with disabilities – Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities & Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities

The Kroger Co.’s Roundy’s division was recognized with the Central City Business Award – Mobile Market

The Kroger Co.’s Roundy’s division was recognized with the Milwaukee Co. Corporate Partner – Salvation Army

The Kroger Co.’s Roundy’s division was recognized with the Citizens Citation Award – City of Oak Creek

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the Partner Award in the Special Event: Chef’s Best category – Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the Best of Charlotte, Favorite Grocery Store Award – The Charlotte Observer

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the Best of Mr. Pleasant, Best Grocery Store Award – Mount Pleasant Magazine

The Kroger Co.’s Harris Teeter division was recognized with the 2016 Best of Cary, Best Grocery Store Award – The Cary News

The Kroger Co.’s Houston division was recognized with Business of the Year – Brazoria County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

The Kroger Co.’s Houston division was recognized with Business of the Year – Devereux Center

The Kroger Co.’s Dallas division was recognized with the Outstanding Community Business Support award in 2017 – Frisco Family Services

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