Kroger

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Kroger is a company that produces and processes food products for sale in supermarkets. It operates supermarkets, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce. Multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry. Price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items.
TypePublic
Founded1883
HQCincinnati, OH, US
Websitethekrogerco.com
Employee Ratings3.1

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)465,000(+7%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$132.5 B(+9%)
Share Price (May 2022)$53.4(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Kroger

W. Rodney McMullen

W. Rodney McMullen

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Timothy A. Massa

Timothy A. Massa

Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Labor Relations
Gary Millerchip

Gary Millerchip

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Stuart W. Aitken

Stuart W. Aitken

Senior Vice President
Robert W. Clark

Robert W. Clark

Senior Vice President of Supply Chain, Manufacturing, and Sourcing
Joseph A. Grieshaber

Joseph A. Grieshaber

Senior Vice President
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Kroger Office Locations

Kroger has offices in Cincinnati, Coppell, Glen Allen, Indianapolis and in 7 other locations
Cincinnati, OH, US (HQ)
1014 Vine St
Coppell, TX, US
751 Freeport Pkwy
Glen Allen, VA, US
140 Eastshore Dr #300
Indianapolis, IN, US
5960 Castleway W Dr
Louisville, KY, US
1600 Ormsby Station Ct
Memphis, TN, US
800 Ridge Lake Blvd
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Kroger Financials and Metrics

Kroger Revenue

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Kroger's revenue was reported to be $132.5 b in FY, 2020 which is a 8.4% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2021)

31.7b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

6.8b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

21.4%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

467.0m

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

839.0m

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

39.3b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

53.4

Cash (14-Aug-2021)

2.2b

EV

58.2b
Kroger's current market capitalization is $39.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

121.2b122.3b132.5b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)1%8%

Cost of goods sold

94.9b95.3b101.6b

Gross profit

26.3b27.0b30.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

37.3b28.2b28.0b41.5b30.5b29.7b41.3b31.7b

Cost of goods sold

29.0b22.0b21.8b31.5b23.6b22.9b31.9b24.9b

Gross profit

8.3b6.2b6.2b10.1b6.9b6.8b9.4b6.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

22%22%22%24%23%23%23%21%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

429.0m399.0m1.7b

Accounts Receivable

1.6b1.7b1.8b

Inventories

8.1b8.5b7.1b

Current Assets

10.8b10.9b12.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

409.0m629.0m545.0m2.7b2.8b2.2b2.3b2.2b

Accounts Receivable

1.6b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.6b1.9b2.0b

Inventories

8.0b7.8b8.8b7.7b7.8b7.5b6.9b6.6b

Current Assets

10.2b10.1b11.0b12.2b12.3b12.9b12.5b12.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

3.1b1.5k2.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.5b2.6k2.7b

Inventories

(354.0m)(351.0)7.0m

Accounts Payable

213.0m342.0330.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

763.0m1.1b1.2b1.2k2.0k2.7b143.0m612.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

779.0m1.4b2.0b825.01.4k2.1b861.0m1.5b

Inventories

124.0m274.0m(636.0m)756.0685.0(471.0m)205.0m377.0m

Accounts Payable

364.0m209.0m808.0m783.0522.01.0b341.0m101.0m
USDFY, 2019

Revenue/Employee

267.5k

Debt/Equity

1.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

4.9 x
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Kroger Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Home ChefMay 24, 2018$700 m
Murray’s Cheese LLCFebruary 08, 2017
ModernHealth LTCJuly 20, 2016
Roundy'sDecember 18, 2015
VitacostJuly 02, 2014$280 m
YOU TechnologyFebruary 11, 2014
Harris TeeterJuly 09, 2013$2.44 b
Kessel FPDecember 20, 1999
Fred MeyerOctober 19, 1998$13 b
DillonsNovember 16, 1982
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Kroger Revenue Breakdown

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Kroger revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.6% from Pharmacy, 7.2% from Supermarket Fuel, 53.9% from Non Perishable, 5.1% from Other and 25.2% from Fresh

Human Capital Metrics

Kroger's employees are reported to be approximately 51% female and 49% male.
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Kroger Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Kroger Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Kroger Online and Social Media Presence

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Kroger News and Updates

Kroger Announces Second Year of Go Fresh & Local Supplier Accelerator

America's largest grocery retailer invites local and regional growers and producers to apply for annual accelerator program CINCINNATI, May 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- America's largest grocery retailer, The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced the second year of its groundbreaking Go Fresh...

Moon Cheese® Crunchy Cheese Bites Land at Kroger

The 100% Cheese Snack Brand Expands Availability into Kroger Chains Nationwide FERNDALE, Wash., May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Life just got a whole lot cheddar! Moon Cheese®, known for its 100% cheese snacks, continues the brand's growth in 2022 by expanding availability to 1,800 stores at...

Kroger Health Reduces Barriers to COVID-19 Treatment Options Nationwide

Retailer uses store pharmacies, Clinics, and Telehealth to increase access to care CINCINNATI, April 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroger Health, the healthcare division of The Kroger Co. Family of Companies (NYSE: KR), urges Americans to remain diligent in seeking proper testing and care for...

The Kroger Family of Companies Hosting Spring Hiring Event on April 30 to Fill 23,000 Roles

America's largest grocery retailer recruiting nationally for salaried and hourly roles CINCINNATI, April 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced a spring hiring event scheduled for Saturday, April 30, the grocer's third nationwide hybrid hiring event. The Kroger...

United States Online Grocery Market Report 2022-2025: Profiles of Walmart, Amazon, The Kroger Co and Costco Wholesale Corporation

DUBLIN, April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The "US Online Grocery Market: Analysis By Channel (Online and Offline), By Product (Beverages, Dairy and Others) Size & Trends with Impact of Covid-19 and Forecast up to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Currently, in...

Analyzing The Kroger Company’s Dividend Growth Potential

Kroger (KR) is the featured stock from March's Dividend Growth Stocks Model Portfolio.
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Kroger Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kroger founded?

    Kroger was founded in 1883.

  • Who are Kroger key executives?

    Kroger's key executives are W. Rodney McMullen, Timothy A. Massa and Gary Millerchip.

  • How many employees does Kroger have?

    Kroger has 465,000 employees.

  • What is Kroger revenue?

    Latest Kroger annual revenue is $132.5 b.

  • What is Kroger revenue per employee?

    Latest Kroger revenue per employee is $284.9 k.

  • Who are Kroger competitors?

    Competitors of Kroger include Dollar General, Rite Aid and Amazon.

  • Where is Kroger headquarters?

    Kroger headquarters is located at 1014 Vine St, Cincinnati.

  • Where are Kroger offices?

    Kroger has offices in Cincinnati, Coppell, Glen Allen, Indianapolis and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kroger have?

    Kroger has 11 offices.