Initial reports of merger talks between Target and Kroger appear to be false, according to a report Friday, March 23, from CNBC.
Kroger is creating new positions at its headquarters and store operations and is on the hunt for candidates with retail and digital and technology experience, the company said in a corporate press release.
The Kroger Co.’s central division president Katie Wolfram has retired. The company has promoted Pam Matthews, currently the company’s QFC division president, to succeed her.
The July 17 issue of HOMEWORLD BUSINESS® features the 18th annual Impact Merchants special report. Housewares suppliers, representing the categories that HomeWorld covers, once again were asked to nominate buyers and merchandisers believed to have made a significant impact during the past year.
A federal court judge has denied a request from supermarket giant Kroger that sought to prohibit Lidl from using a private brand logo that the former claimed was similar in look and could cause confusion with shoppers.
The Kroger Co. has appointed former Aldi executive Liz Ferneding as president of its value-oriented Ruler store division.