BAVIS_1170x120_10-22-20

chairman and chief executive officer Rodney McMullen

Kroger unveils diversity, equity and inclusion plan

Kroger unveils diversity, equity and inclusion plan

CINCINNATI — The Kroger Co. on Monday revealed an action plan designed to support diversity and inclusion in its workforce and among its suppliers. “As America’s grocer, Kroger is driven to bring Americans together as an employer, grocery provider and community partner, representing Our Purpose to Feed the Human Spirit,” said Rodney McMullen, Kroger’s chairman and

Kroger posts big digital sales gain in fiscal 2017

Kroger posts big digital sales gain in fiscal 2017

CINCINNATI — Kroger Co. reported a 90% increase in digital sales in fiscal 2017, and said it increased market share for the 13th straight year. The company said the results validated its new Restock Kroger strategy. “We launched Restock Kroger in the fall of 2017 and finished the year with positive momentum in our sales

Kroger’s Q2 net falls on 4% rise in revenue

Kroger’s Q2 net falls on 4% rise in revenue

CINCINNATI — Kroger Co. on Friday reported net income of $383 million for its second quarter, a decline of 12% from a year ago. The supermarket operator cited changes to its employee pensions as a key factor in the results, which were also hurt by falling prices for products such as meat, milk and eggs.

Kroger a ‘compelling investment’

Kroger a ‘compelling investment’

CINCINNATI — In his annual letter to Kroger Co. stockholders, chairman and chief executive officer Rodney McMullen characterized 2015 as a “triple crown” year, a baseball reference to the relatively rare instance in which a player leads his league in three offensive categories: batting average, home runs and runs ­batted in. In Kroger’s case, the