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Kroger’s Q4 earnings beat expectations

Kroger’s Q4 earnings beat expectations

CINCINNATI—Kroger reported flat sales for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended February 3, but profits beat expectations. The retailer reported a $736 million profit on sales of $37.1 billion for the three-month period. Kroger noted that identical sales (excluding fuel decreased 0.8% in the quarter, while underlying identical sales without fuel increased 0.1%. The

Video Forum: Rodney McMullen, Kroger

Video Forum: Rodney McMullen, Kroger

This week’s Video Forum features Kroger chairman and CEO Rodney McMullen, MMR’s newly named Retailer of the Year. McMullen discusses some of the major initiatives that have helped make the company the nation’s premier operator of traditional supermarkets. In addition, he shares his thoughts about Kroger’s pending $24.6 billion merger with Albertsons Cos. (The article

Kroger posts 3Q gains in profit and market share

Kroger posts 3Q gains in profit and market share

CINCINNATI — The Kroger Co. today said third-quarter sales declined from a year earlier as cautious shoppers spent less. But its operating profit grew more than 8% as the retailer gained market share and posted an 11% increase in digital sales compared with a year ago. The number of digitally engaged household increased 13% in