To say Rodney McMullen hasn’t missed a beat may be true, but it’s not the main point. McMullen is only beating the drum faster since moving into the CEO’s office at Kroger at the beginning of the year... More
The Toronto Blade reports that a year after it cut prices on thousands of grocery items, the Kroger Co. said it has enacted a second round of price cuts on about 2,700 items that will reduce prices from a few cents to a few dollars in some cases....More
Kroger said Tuesday that Marlene Stewart has been promoted to president of the company's Dillons division. She replaces Joe Grieshaber, who was recently named president of Kroger's Columbus division....More
Kroger Co. purchased a massive distribution center in Blue Ash for more than $9 million, but the company isn’t releasing details on its plans for the property, reports the Cincinnati Business Courier....More
Cincinnati.com reports that Kroger has boosted jobs by 50 percent at its Downtown Cincinnati headquarters since 2008 – creating roughly 100 jobs a year for six years – as the supermarket grocer continues to thrive....More
Robert W. Clark, GVP, non-perishables; Michael J. Donnelly, SVP, merchandising; Kevin M. Dougherty, GVP, digital and Vitacost; Christopher T. Hjelm, SVP and CIO; Lynn Marmer, GVP, corporate affairs; Timothy A. Massa, GVP, human resources and labor relations; M. Marnette Perry, SVP, strategic initiatives and operations; Reuben Shaffer, chief diversity officer; Erin Sharp, GVP, manufacturing.
Annual sales: $108.5 billion FY ended: 1/31/15
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Supermarkets and multi-department stores accounts for 94% of total sales; convenience stores account for 5%; fine jewelry stores account for approximately 0.5%; and sales of manufactured goods to outside customers account for approximately 0.5%.