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Kroger Co (KR.N)

KR.N on New York Stock Exchange

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22 Jun 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Kroger Partners With Ocado To Serve Customers In U.S.
Thursday, 17 May 2018 

May 17 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER PARTNERS WITH OCADO TO SERVE CUSTOMERS ANYTHING, ANYTIME, ANYWHERE IN U.S..KROGER - NEW DEAL WITH OCADO NOT EXPECTED TO AFFECT CO'S DILUTED EPS GUIDANCE RANGE FOR 2018, 2019 AS IT IS ALREADY REFLECTED IN RESTOCK KROGER PLAN.  Full Article

Ocado CFO: Kruger deal is 'transformational'
Thursday, 17 May 2018 

May 17 (Reuters) - Ocado ::CFO SAYS STILL IN NEGOTIATIONS WITH KROGER AND FINAL DETAILED DEAL STLL TO BE SIGNED.CFO SAYS 'PRETTY OPTIMISTIC' CAN FUND KROGER PARTNERSHIP WITHOUT GOING TO INVESTORS.CFO SAYS KROGER PARTNERSHIP 'MULTI-YEAR PLAN WITH A LOT TO DO'.CFO SAYS KROGER PARTNERSHIP IS A "QUANTUM DIFFERENCE" THAN PREVIOUS DEALS.CFO SAYS KROGER WILL ALSO HAVE ACCESS TO ITS SOFTWARE, IF IT CHOOSES, FOR STORE PICKING.CFO SAYS POST-KROGER DEAL, SEVEN MAJOR GROCERS WILL BE ON PLATFORM, CREATING URGENCY FOR ANY OTHERS WHO WANT TO JOIN.CFO SAYS CONFIDENT IT CAN RAMP UP TO MEET KROGER'S AMBITIONS.CFO SAYS KRUGER TAKING A STAKE IS EVIDENCE OF THE STRENGTH OF ITS TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM.  Full Article

Kroger Announces $1.2 Billion Accelerated Share Repurchase Program
Friday, 20 Apr 2018 

April 20 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CO - ANNOUNCES $1.2 BILLION ACCELERATED SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.KROGER - $1.2 BILLION ASR IS ADDITIONAL REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION, INCREMENTAL TO $1 BILLION REPURCHASE PROGRAM ANNOUNCED ON MARCH 15.  Full Article

Kroger Co, Subsidiaries To Offer Associates An Employee Education Benefit Of Up To $3,500 Annually
Monday, 16 Apr 2018 

April 16 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CO - CO, ITS SUBSIDIARIES WILL NOW OFFER ASSOCIATES AN EMPLOYEE EDUCATION BENEFIT OF UP TO $3,500 ANNUALLY.KROGER CO ANNOUNCES "LONG-TERM ASSOCIATE BENEFITS FOLLOWING TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT".  Full Article

Kroger Cincinnati/Dayton Associates Ratify New Contract With UFCW 75
Friday, 9 Mar 2018 

March 9 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CINCINNATI/DAYTON ASSOCIATES RATIFY NEW CONTRACT WITH UFCW 75.KROGER-CINCINNATI/DAYTON DIVISION AGREEMENT RAISES STARTING WAGES TO AT LEAST $10/HOUR,ACCELERATES WAGE PROGRESSIONS TO $11/HOUR AFTER 1 YEAR OF SERVICE.KROGER - UFCW 75 CONTRACT COVERS NEARLY 20,000 ASSOCIATES WORKING AT 109 STORES IN GREATER CINCINNATI, DAYTON, NORTHERN KENTUCKY, SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA.  Full Article

Kroger Declares Quarterly Dividend of 12.5¢ Per Share
Friday, 19 Jan 2018 

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER BOARD OF DIRECTORS DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.KROGER CO - ‍DECLARED A QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF 12.5¢ PER SHARE TO BE PAID ON MARCH 1, 2018​.  Full Article

Kroger Co - To Record Non-Cash Charge Of About $410 Million In Q4
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::- TO RECORD NON-CASH CHARGE OF ABOUT $410 MILLION IN Q4 RELATING TO CO'S LIABILITY ASSOCIATED WITH WITHDRAWAL FROM CENTRAL STATES PENSION FUND‍​.SEES 2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.44 TO $1.49 - SEC FILING.- NON-CASH CHARGE DOES NOT CHANGE EXPECTED 2017 ADJUSTED NET EPS OF $2.00 TO $2.05, INCLUDING 53RD WEEK, EXCLUDING SOME CHARGES.FY2017 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.11 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Kroger, ‍Teamsters Ratify New Labor Agreement
Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017 

Dec 13 (Reuters) - Kroger Co ::KROGER CO - ‍RATIFICATION OF A NEW LABOR AGREEMENT THAT PROVIDES FOR KROGER'S WITHDRAWAL FROM CENTRAL STATES PENSION FUND​.KROGER - ‍NEW LABOR AGREEMENT COVERS ASSOCIATES REPRESENTED BY IBT AT 3 DISTRIBUTION CENTERS,2 DAIRY MANUFACTURING FACILITIES OPERATED BY KROGER​.KROGER CO - ‍KROGER AND IBT HAVE ESTABLISHED A NEW FUND, CALLED INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF TEAMSTERS CONSOLIDATED PENSION FUND.KROGER CO - ‍TOTAL NUMBER OF ACTIVE ASSOCIATES COVERED IS ABOUT 1,800 IN NEW FUND ESTABLISHED BY KROGER AND IBT​.  Full Article

International Brotherhood Of Teamsters Says The Kroger Master Agreement Has Concluded
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - International Brotherhood of Teamsters :INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF TEAMSTERS - AFTER 7 MONTHS OF NEGOTIATIONS THE KROGER MASTER AGREEMENT, INCLUDING 5 LOCAL UNION SUPPLEMENTS CONCLUDED.INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF TEAMSTERS -NEW CONTRACT WITH KROGER RAISES WORKERS' WAGES, PROTECTS HEALTH CARE, ELIMINATES 2-TIER HOLIDAY SCHEDULE.  Full Article

Kroger And Chase Pay Announce Mobile Payment Partnership
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Jpmorgan Chase & Co ::KROGER AND CHASE PAY ANNOUNCE MOBILE PAYMENT PARTNERSHIP.KROGER CO - ‍TEAMING UP WITH CHASE PAY TO OFFER MOBILE PAYMENTS STARTING WITH SELECT RETAIL MARKETS AND E-COMMERCE PROGRAMS IN 2018​.  Full Article

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