Kroger Company

The Kroger Company, or simply Kroger, is an American retailing company. The Company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores throughout the United States. In addition to stocking a variety of regional brand products, The Kroger Company also employs a network of private label manufacturing.

Company Growth (employees)
Cincinnati, US
Size (employees)
433,000 (est)-2%
Kroger Company was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, US

Key People at Kroger Company

Rodney McMullen

Rodney McMullen

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Christopher Hjelm

Christopher Hjelm

Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Sukanya Madlinger

Sukanya Madlinger

Senior Vice President
Timothy Massa

Timothy Massa

Group Vice President of Human Resources & Labor Relations
Michael Schlotman

Michael Schlotman

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Michael Donnelly

Michael Donnelly

Executive Vice President, Merchandising
Robert Clark

Robert Clark

Senior Vice President, Merchandising
Erin Sharp

Erin Sharp

Group Vice President of Manufacturing
Reuben Shaffer

Reuben Shaffer

Chief Diversity Officer
Mark Tuffin

Mark Tuffin

Senior Vice President
Christine Wheatley

Christine Wheatley

Group Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel
Fred Morganthall

Fred Morganthall

Executive Vice President, Retail Operations
Alex Tosolini

Alex Tosolini

Senior Vice President, New Business Development
Stuart Aitken

Stuart Aitken

Group Vice President
Jessica Adelman

Jessica Adelman

Group Vice President, Corporate Affairs

Kroger Company Office Locations

Kroger Company has offices in Cincinnati, Santa Rosa, Bozeman, Columbus and in 351 other locations
Cincinnati, US (HQ)
1014 Vine St
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Kroger Company Data and Metrics

Kroger Company Financial Metrics

Kroger Company's revenue was reported to be $27.6 b in FY, 2017 which is a 76% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

27.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


EBIT (FY, 2017)

858 m

Market capitalization (20-Jul-2017)

20.9 b

Closing share price (20-Jul-2017)

Kroger Company's current market capitalization is $20.9 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


98.4 b108.5 b109.8 b115.3 b27.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

78.1 b85.5 b85.5 b89.5 b

Gross profit

20.2 b23 b24.3 b25.8 b

Gross profit Margin, %


General and administrative expense

15.2 b17.2 b17.9 b19.2 b

Operating expense total

15.2 b17.2 b17.9 b19.2 b

Depreciation and amortization

1.7 b1.9 b2.1 b2.3 b


2.7 b3.1 b3.6 b3.4 b858 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

443 m488 m482 m522 m126 m

Pre tax profit

2.3 b2.6 b3.1 b2.9 b

Income tax expense

751 m902 m1 b957 m230 m

Net Income

1.5 b1.7 b2 b2 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


401 m268 m277 m322 m

Accounts Receivable

1.1 b1.3 b1.7 b1.6 b

Current Assets

8.8 b8.9 b9.9 b10.3 b10.3 b


16.9 b17.9 b19.6 b21 b21 b


2.1 b2.3 b2.7 b3 b3 b

Total Assets

29.3 b30.6 b33.9 b36.5 b36.5 b

Accounts Payable

4.9 b5.1 b5.7 b5.8 b5.8 b

Current Liabilities

10.7 b11.4 b13 b12.9 b12.9 b

Total Liabilities

23.9 b25.1 b27.1 b29.8 b29.8 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

3.5 b3.7 b3 b3.1 b3.1 b

Total Equity

5.4 b5.4 b6.8 b6.7 b6.7 b

Financial Leverage

5.4 x5.6 x5 x5.4 x5.4 x
    USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

    Net Income

    1.5 b1.7 b2 b2 b

    Depreciation and Amortization

    1.7 b1.9 b2.1 b2.3 b572 m

    Accounts Receivable

    (8 m)(141 m)(59 m)(110 m)


    (131 m)(147 m)(184 m)(382 m)(382 m)

    Accounts Payable

    196 m135 m440 m16 m16 m

    Cash From Operating Activities

    3.6 b4.2 b4.8 b4.3 b4.3 b

    Cash From Investing Activities

    (4.8 b)(3.1 b)(3.6 b)(3.9 b)(3.9 b)

    Long-term Borrowings

    (1.1 b)(375 m)(1.2 b)(1.4 b)(1.4 b)

    Dividends Paid

    (319 m)(338 m)(385 m)(429 m)(429 m)

    Cash From Financing Activities

    1.4 b(1.2 b)(1.3 b)(352 m)(352 m)

    Interest Paid

    401 m477 m474 m505 m505 m

    Income Taxes Paid

    679 m941 m1 b557 m557 m
      USDY, 2017


      63.4 k

      Financial Leverage

      5.4 x

      Kroger Company Operating Metrics

      Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015Y, 2016

      Manufacturing Facilities


      Department Stores

      2.42 k2.64 k2.63 k2.78 k2.8 k

      Jewelry Stores


      Fuel Centers

      1.17 k1.24 k1.33 k1.39 k1.45 k

      Kroger Company Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

      Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
      Roundy'sDecember 18, 2015
      VitacostJuly 02, 2014$280 m
      Harris TeeterJuly 09, 2013$2.4 b

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