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The Kroger Co. Company Profile
Kroger may be the nation's largest traditional grocer, but it still must watch out for falling prices; Wal-Mart long ago overtook Kroger as the largest seller of groceries in the US. While Kroger has diversified through acquisitions, adding jewelry and general merchandise to its mix, supermarkets still account for more than 90% of sales. The company operates about 3,575 stores, including some 2,640 supermarkets and multidepartment stores, under two dozen banners, in about 35 states. It also runs more than 780 convenience stores under names such as Quik Stop and Kwik Shop. Kroger's Fred Meyer Stores subsidiary operates about 130 supercenters, which offer groceries, general merchandise, and jewelry, in the western US.
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Struggling Grocer SuperValu Surges After Returning To Profit
at Forbes.com - Wed 10:48 am ET
Kroger Certifies 500th ENERGY STAR Store
PR Newswire - Wed 10:00 am ET
Tomorrow's mall: You never have to leave
at CNBC - Tue 2:10 pm ET
Kroger to Participate in the Barclays Retail and Consumer Discretionary Conference
PR Newswire - Tue 2:00 pm ET
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Contact Information
Address: 1014 Vine St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202-1100
Phone:513-762-4000
Fax:513-762-1160
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:January
Revenue (2014):98375.00 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):1.70%
Employees (2013):343,000
Employee Growth (1 yr):1.20%
Key People
Chairman: David B. (Dave) Dillon
Chief Executive Officer: W. Rodney McMullen
President and Chief Operating Officer: Michael L. (Mike) Ellis
Industry Information
Sector: Services
Industry: Grocery Stores
Top Competitors
Costco Wholesale Corporation
Target Corporation
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
 


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