Dry-cured prosciutto and salami, 100% Sicilian extra virgin olive oil and wines for every occasion will be among the imported fare highlighted during the Kroger Co.’s Savor World Flavor: Taste of Italy event, kicking off Wednesday....More
Kroger Co. on Friday said sales were expected to remain positive despite an operating environment that turned more challenging over the summer behind deflation and subsequent price competition — along with souring consumer sentiment....More
Kroger Co. on Friday reported non-fuel identical store sales increased by 1.7% in the fiscal second quarter, and forecast still narrower sales gains for the remainder of the fiscal year as it deals with persistent food price deflation....More
Aiming to make its home city a “food hub” and improve the level at which it executes everything from corporate branded goods to prepared dishes, Kroger will begin building a culinary training center near its headquarters in Cincinnati, CEO Rodney McMullen said Thursday....More
Members of six Southern California locals of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union have voted to authorize a strike against Kroger and Albertsons if negotiations fail, the union said Wednesday....More
Kroger Co. is willing to test a variety of options to determine whether customers prefer store pickup or home delivery programs, J. Michael Schlotman, EVP and CFO, said during an investors conference Tuesday....More
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The integration of Roundy’s is tracking “on plan,” though it’s taking a little longer than expected to get the remodeling process started, W. Rodney McMullen, chairman and CEO of Kroger Co., told investors Thursday....More