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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.) (Feb 2020)435,000(-3%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$122.3 B
Share Price (Jun 2021)$38.7
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

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, Atlanta, Bellevue, Compton and in 15 other locations
Cincinnati, OH, US (HQ)
1014 Vine St
Atlanta, GA, US
2175 Parklake Dr NE
Bellevue, WA, US
10116 NE 8th St
Compton, CA, US
1100 W Artesia Blvd
Coppell, TX, US
751 Freeport Pkwy
Denver, CO, US
65 Tejon St
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Kroger Financials and Metrics

Kroger Revenue

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Kroger's revenue was reported to be $122.29 b in FY, 2019 which is a 0.9% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2021)

30.5b

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

6.9b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

22.8%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

820.0m

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

820.0m

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

29.1b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

38.7

Cash (15-Aug-2020)

2.8b

EV

46.9b
Kroger's current market capitalization is $29.1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

122.7b121.2b122.3b

Revenue growth, %

6%(1%)1%

Cost of goods sold

95.7b94.9b95.3b

Gross profit

27.0b26.3b27.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2021

Revenue

37.5b27.9b27.7b37.3b28.2b28.0b41.5b30.5b

Cost of goods sold

29.4b21.9b21.7b29.0b22.0b21.8b31.5b23.6b

Gross profit

8.2b5.9b6.0b8.3b6.2b6.2b10.1b6.9b

Gross profit Margin, %

22%21%22%22%22%22%24%23%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2020

Cash

347.0m429.0m399.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.6b1.6b1.7b

Inventories

7.8b8.1b8.5b

Current Assets

11.1b10.8b10.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2021

Cash

691.0m361.0m429.0m409.0m629.0m545.0m2.7b2.8b

Accounts Receivable

1.6b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.5b

Inventories

7.7b7.5b8.4b8.0b7.8b8.8b7.7b7.8b

Current Assets

10.3b9.7b10.8b10.2b10.1b11.0b12.2b12.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2020

Net Income

1.9b3.1b1.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.4b2.5b2.6b

Inventories

(23.0m)(354.0m)(351.0m)

Accounts Payable

158.0m213.0m342.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

2.0b2.5b2.8b763.0m1.1b1.2b1.2b2.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

741.0m1.3b1.9b779.0m1.4b2.0b825.0m1.4b

Inventories

134.0m252.0m(601.0m)124.0m274.0m(636.0m)756.0m685.0m

Accounts Payable

345.0m94.0m666.0m364.0m209.0m808.0m783.0m522.0m
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

273.2k

Debt/Equity

2.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

5.4 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: 5.2% from Other , 9.0% from Pharmacy, 50.3% from Non Perishable, 24.1% from Fresh, 11.5% from Supermarket Fuel and 0.0% from Other

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

90/100

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Kroger Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Kroger Online and Social Media Presence

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Kroger News and Updates

Kroger aims to hire 10,000 workers at first nationwide 'hybrid' hiring event

Kroger Co. has set a goal of 10,000 new hires when it hosts its first nationwide "hybrid" hiring event on Thursday. Taking place both in person and virtually, Kroger is searching for associates to work across e-commerce, pharmacy, operations, and other areas of the business. Kroger chains include t…

Kroger Family of Companies Reaches Agreement with Local Unions to Improve Security and Stability of Future Pension Benefits for Associates

CINCINNATI, May 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced that certain associates within the Fred Meyer and QFC divisions have ratified an agreement with four local unions for the transfer of liabilities from the Sound Retirement Trust to the UFCW Consolidated...

Kroger relaxes store mask policy for vaccinated customers and workers

Kroger Co. said Wednesday that fully vaccinated customers and most fully vaccinated workers will not be required to wear a mask in stores, at distribution centers, and in other facilities starting May 20. Pharmacy and clinic associates will still be required to wear a mask. Non-vaccinated associate…

Kroger CEO Cut Workers’ COVID-19 Hazard Pay, Grabbed Record $22.4 Million Package For Himself

Now Kroger is closing stores where communities are requiring hazard pay.

A Joyous Return to Summer: Kroger Symphony on the Prairie

The season begins June 25 at the Conner Prairie Symphony Bowl. Tickets to the general public will go on sale at 10 a.m., Monday, May 24 .read more

Goldman downgrades Kroger and Albertsons, says inflation will hit grocers' margins

Goldman moved Kroger to sell from neutral and Albertsons to neutral from buy on Tuesday.
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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 435,000 employees.

  • What is Kroger revenue?

    Latest Kroger annual revenue is $122.3 b.

  • What is Kroger revenue per employee?

    Latest Kroger revenue per employee is $281.1 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, Atlanta, Bellevue, Compton and in 15 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kroger have?

    Kroger has 19 offices.