Kroger Announces Executive Promotions to Support Restock Kroger

April 10, 2019 The Kroger Co.

“We are making progress on redefining the customer experience, and our high-performing leaders are determined to maintain that momentum in year two of Restock Kroger and beyond,” said Mike Donnelly, Kroger’s executive vice president and chief operating officer. “Each of these promotions is consistent with Kroger’s track record of strong succession planning and will help ensure we continue driving toward our growth objectives.”

Kroger Division QFC to Eliminate Single-Use Plastic Bags Starting April 1

March 25, 2019 The Kroger Co.

Beginning April 1, QFC, a division of The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), will no longer offer single-use plastic bags. Throughout the month of April, QFC will donate $1 for each reusable bag sold in its stores to The Nature Conservancy, a global nonprofit committed to protecting the earth’s lands and waters.

Kroger Commits To Georgia Dairy Farmers As Part Of Milk Makes Amazing Campaign

March 20, 2019 Cobb Business Journal

The Georgia Department of Agriculture’s Georgia Grown program is partnering with over 168 Kroger stores across the state as part of the “Milk Makes Amazing” promotion.

Walmart and Kroger Are Rethinking Stores as the Online Grocery Battle Intensifies

Walmart and Kroger are rethinking their brick-and-mortar store strategies in the face of growing competition from Amazon for shoppers’ online grocery spending.

Kroger and Ocado Name Central Florida City Location of Second High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center

March 19, 2019 Kroger

The Kroger Co. and Ocado announced Groveland, Lake County, Florida, as the second location for one of their Customer Fulfillment Centers (CFC).