OAKLAND, Calif. — Kroger’s FoodsCo division is planning to open stores in two East Oakland neighborhoods by 2012, local reports said. The stores are being planned in underserved areas of East Oakland that have been without local grocery stores for 20 years, reports said, citing Oakland’s Economic Development Agency. FoodsCo is a price impact warehouse-style banner Kroger Co. operates in California.

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