Kroger and Ocado Name Georgia Location of High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center

July 12, 2019 Kroger

The Kroger Co., America’s largest grocery retailer, and Ocado, one of the world’s largest dedicated online grocery retailers, today announced plans for a new high-tech customer fulfillment center (CFC) in Forest Park, Georgia, a $55 million investment that will create more than 400 new jobs.

Kroger to Locate New Digital Headquarters in Downtown Cincinnati

July 1, 2019 Kroger

Kroger’s new digital team headquarters in the Atrium Two building located at 221 East Fourth Street will house approximately 600 Kroger digital associates at first. Kroger expects to grow its digital team to more than 1,000 over the next three years.

Kroger Rolls Out Rush Fast-Delivery Service In Cincinnati

Kroger Co. has quietly launched a fast-delivery grocery service, testing it first in two Greater Cincinnati stores.

Kroger and Ocado Break Ground on America’s First High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center

June 17, 2019 Kroger

“Kroger is incredibly excited to reach this meaningful milestone in our Restock Kroger vision to serve America through food inspiration and uplift,” said Rodney McMullen, Kroger’s chairman and CEO. “Our partnership with Ocado will introduce transformative ecommerce, fulfillment and logistics technology in the U.S. and bring customers fresher food faster than ever before, accelerating our ability to provide anything, anytime, anywhere.”

Penske Logistics Opens New Michigan Fresh Distribution Center in Romulus to Serve The Kroger Co. of Michigan

June 11, 2019 Penske Logistics

Penske Logistics celebrated the grand opening of its new 606,000-square-foot build-to-suit standard freezer/cooler distribution center in Romulus, Michigan, June 4, 2019. Penske’s new facility is responsible for bringing more than 400 new jobs to the region and was opened to serve the food distribution needs of its customer, The Kroger Co. of Michigan.