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Kroger And Ocado Name Georgia Location Of High-Tech Customer Fulfillment Center
Thursday, 11 Jul 2019 06:30am EDT 

July 11 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER AND OCADO NAME GEORGIA LOCATION OF HIGH-TECH CUSTOMER FULFILLMENT CENTER.KROGER - PLANS FOR A NEW HIGH-TECH CUSTOMER FULFILLMENT CENTER (CFC) IN FOREST PARK, GEORGIA, A $55 MILLION INVESTMENT.KROGER - CFC TO BE OPERATIONAL IN 2021.KROGER - FULFILLMENT CENTER IN FOREST PARK, GEORGIA, WILL CREATE MORE THAN 400 NEW JOBS.  Full Article

Kroger Board Of Directors Raises Quarterly Dividend By 14%
Thursday, 27 Jun 2019 11:38am EDT 

June 27 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER BOARD OF DIRECTORS RAISES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 14%.KROGER CO - NEXT QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF 16 CENTS WILL BE PAID ON SEPTEMBER 1.KROGER CO - COMPANY CONTINUES TO EXPECT, SUBJECT TO BOARD APPROVAL, AN INCREASING DIVIDEND OVER TIME.KROGER CO - BOARD APPROVED A DIVIDEND INCREASE FROM 56 CENTS TO 64 CENTS PER YEAR.  Full Article

Kroger Qtrly Adjusted EPS $0.72
Thursday, 20 Jun 2019 08:00am EDT 

June 20 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER REPORTS FIRST QUARTER 2019 RESULTS.Q1 SALES $37.3 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $37.21 BILLION.CONFIRMS IDENTICAL SALES, OPERATING PROFIT AND EPS GUIDANCE FOR 2019.QTRLY EPS OF $0.95; ADJUSTED EPS OF $0.72.ALTERNATIVE PROFIT STREAMS ON TRACK TO CONTRIBUTE AN INCREMENTAL $100 MILLION IN OPERATING PROFIT IN 2019 VERSUS. 2018.ON TRACK TO GENERATE FREE CASH FLOW AND INCREMENTAL ADJUSTED FIFO OPERATING PROFIT THAT WE COMMITTED TO IN 2019 AS PART OF RESTOCK KROGER.QTRLY IDENTICAL SALES WITHOUT FUEL GREW 1.5% AND DIGITAL SALES GREW 42%.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.71 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FY EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.18, REVENUE VIEW $123.13 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.  Full Article

Kroger Completes Sale Of Turkey Hill Business To Peak Rock Capital Affiliate
Monday, 29 Apr 2019 08:30am EDT 

April 29 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER COMPLETES SALE OF TURKEY HILL BUSINESS TO PEAK ROCK CAPITAL AFFILIATE.KROGER CO - KROGER'S SALE OF TURKEY HILL BUSINESS WAS FOR TOTAL CONSIDERATION OF $215 MILLION.  Full Article

Kroger Board Of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend
Thursday, 14 Mar 2019 10:49am EDT 

March 14 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER BOARD OF DIRECTORS DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.KROGER CO - DECLARED A QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF 14 CENTS PER SHARE TO BE PAID ON JUNE 1, 2019.  Full Article

Kroger & Ocado Announce Two Additional Sites For Customer Fulfillment Centers
Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 09:15am EST 

Feb 19 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER AND OCADO ANNOUNCE TWO ADDITIONAL SITES FOR HIGH-TECH CUSTOMER FULFILLMENT CENTERS.TODAY ANNOUNCED CENTRAL FLORIDA AND MID-ATLANTIC AS NEWLY-NAMED REGIONS FOR AMERICA'S NEXT TWO CUSTOMER FULFILLMENT CENTERS (CFC).CO AHS COMMITTED TO BUILDING 20 CFCS, POWERED BY OCADO.  Full Article

Kroger Co Files For Offering Of $600 Mln 4.500 pct Senior Notes Due 2029
Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019 04:07pm EST 

Jan 8 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CO FILES FOR OFFERING OF $600 MILLION 4.500% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2029 AND $600 MILLION 5.400% SENIOR NOTES DUE 2049 - SEC FILING.KROGER CO - OFFERING TWO SERIES OF NOTES DUE JANUARY 15, 2029 AND DUE JANUARY 15, 2049.KROGER CO - WILL PAY INTEREST ON THE NOTES ON JANUARY 15 AND JULY 15 OF EACH YEAR.KROGER CO - NOTES WILL BE ISSUED ONLY IN DENOMINATIONS OF $2,000 AND INTEGRAL MULTIPLES OF $1,000 IN EXCESS THEREOF.  Full Article

Kroger Announces Retirement Of Delta Division President Scot Hendricks
Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 02:00pm EST 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT OF DELTA DIVISION PRESIDENT SCOT HENDRICKS AND PROMOTES VICTOR SMITH TO ROLE.KROGER CO - SCOT HENDRICKS WILL RETIRE FROM COMPANY, EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 2, 2019.KROGER CO - VICTOR SMITH TO SUCCEED SCOT HENDRICKS.  Full Article

Nuro And Kroger Co. Launch Of First-Ever Unmanned Delivery Service Available To General Public
Tuesday, 18 Dec 2018 06:00am EST 

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::NURO AND KROGER CO. LAUNCH OF FIRST-EVER UNMANNED DELIVERY SERVICE AVAILABLE TO GENERAL PUBLIC.  Full Article

Kroger Co - reconfirmed its GAAP net earnings guidance range of $3.88 to $4.03 per share for 2018
Monday, 29 Oct 2018 08:22am EDT 

Oct 29 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::RECONFIRMED ITS GAAP NET EARNINGS GUIDANCE RANGE OF $3.88 TO $4.03 PER DILUTED SHARE FOR 2018..ON AN ADJUSTED BASIS, NET EARNINGS GUIDANCE RANGE REMAINS $2.00 TO $2.15 PER DILUTED SHARE FOR 2018..KROGER SAYS CONTINUES TO EXPECT CAPITAL INVESTMENTS, EXCLUDING MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS, & PURCHASES OF LEASED FACILITIES, TO BE ABOUT $3.0 BILLION IN 2018 - SEC FILING.UNDERTAKEN A SERIES OF SPACE OPTIMIZATION, STORE REMODEL, AND TECHNOLOGY ENHANCEMENT PROJECTS AS PART OF RESTOCK KROGER ..REMODELING WORK AFFECTS MORE THAN 1,000 STORE LOCATIONS, WHICH IS CREATING A HEADWIND TO SALES FOR REMAINDER OF YEAR.KROGER - RECONFIRMS RESTOCK KROGER COMMITMENTS TO GENERATE INCREMENTAL FIFO OPERATING PROFIT OF $400 MILLION AND $6.5 BILLION IN RESTOCK FREE CASH FLOW BY 2020.KROGER EXPECTS AN ANNUAL DIGITAL SALES RUN RATE OF JUST OVER $5 BILLION AT YEAR END 2018.SEES ANNUAL DIGITAL SALES RUN RATE GROWING TO AN ANNUAL RUN RATE OF $9 BILLION AT YEAR END 2019.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.04 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.STORE INVESTMENTS WILL ALLOW CUSTOMERS TO "BUY ANYTHING, ANYTIME, ANYWHERE FROM KROGER".KROGER - EXPECTS SECOND HALF RESULTS FOR THE YEAR TO BE SIMILAR TO FIRST HALF RESULTS.  Full Article

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