Kroger, one of the world’s largest retailers, employs more than 339,000 associates who serve customers in 2,425 supermarkets and multi-department stores in 31 states under two dozen local banner names including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith's. The company also operates 789 convenience stores, 337 fine jewelry stores, 1,109 supermarket fuel centers and 38 food processing plants in the U.S. Kroger also operates over 80 “The Little Clinic” retail healthcare sites inside select Kroger, King Sooper and Fry’s stores.
Recognized by Forbes as the most generous company in America, Kroger supports hunger relief, breast cancer awareness, the military and their families, and more than 30,000 schools and grassroots organizations in the communities it serves. Kroger contributes food and funds equal to 160 million meals a year through more than 80 Feeding America food bank partners.
Closing share price
|Y, 2015||Y, 2014||Y, 2013||Y, 2012|
|2.78 K||2.63 K||2.64 K||2.42 K|
|1.39 K||1.33 K||1.24 K||1.17 K|
|Acquired Company||Date||Deal Size|
|Roundy's||December 18, 2015|
|Vitacost||July 02, 2014||$280 M|
|Harris Teeter||July 09, 2013||$2.44 B|