The Kroger Co. operates as a retailer in the United States. The company operates supermarkets, multi-department stores, marketplace stores, and price impact warehouse stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; and multi-department stores provide apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, and toys. The company's marketplace stores offer full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty care departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys; and price impact warehouse stores provides grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. It also manufactures and processes food products for sale in its supermarkets; and sells fuel through 1,537 fuel centers. As of March 25, 2020, the company operated 2,757 retail food stores under various banner names in 35 states and the District of Columbia, as well as an online retail store. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.
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Kroger (NYSE:KR) said on Wednesday that it recorded a 30% increase in comparable sales in March as consumers continued panic buying amidst the Coronavirus pandemic that is pushing governments into nationwide lockdowns and restricting people to their homes. The grocer also highlighted that it borrowed £810 million to expand its cash reserve to withstand the economic blow of COVID-19. Due to the rising Coronavirus uncertainty, several of Kroger’s c...
The leading U.S retail chains, Walmart (NYSE:WMT) and Kroger (NYSE:KR), have hired thousands of news employees to sustain operations at the distribution centers. The new hires are already checking out customers and restocking shelves at the retail stores. In its statement on Friday, Kroger highlighted that amidst the Coronavirus pandemic, it has so far hired 23,500 new workers. In the upcoming weeks, the company plans on bringing another 20,000 e...
Kroger’s financial performance in 2019 remained volatile with multiple ups and downs. The American retail company announced its performance results for the fourth quarter on Thursday that posted stronger net income than the analysts’ estimates. Following the earnings report, Kroger was seen trading higher in the stock market. The retailer boasted $327 million in net income in the recent quarter that came significantly higher than $259...
Kroger shares closed higher on news it has struck a deal to use Ocado's online shopping tech in the US.
|Name||The Kroger Co.|
|Exchange||New York Stock Exchange|
|Full time employees||435,000|