CINCINNATI — Kroger Co. is aiming to prevent theft of its store-brand infant formula with a security device. Electronic Article Surveillance tags are affixed to each tub of Kroger’s Comforts-brand infant formula, according to Perrigo Nutritionals, which supplies store-brand formula to Kroger, Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, Target and other retailers. Similar to those used at clothing stores, the EAS tags will sound an alarm if the formula is removed from the store before ...

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