Some Kroger stations temporarily run out of gas

WESTWOOD, Ohio (WKRC) - The fuel is flowing once again at several area gas stations. Signs at a number of Kroger fuel centers showed they were out of gas Thursday morning. By 3:30, the pumps were back on at the Kroger in Westwood. Kroger said the shortage started because its...
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Kroger gas station out of gasoline citing 'supply constraints'

CINCINNATI — Heads up, drivers!. If you're planning to fill up on gas ahead of your Thanksgiving travels, one Kroger gas station is completely out of unleaded gasoline. The gas station off of Ferguson Road in Westwood said in a note posted on the gas station window that they are out of gasoline and don't expect to have any shipped through the rest of the Thanksgiving holiday.
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Kroger in Westwood out of gas on Thanksgiving Eve

CINCINNATI (WXIX) - If you plan on fueling up before you drive to your Thanksgiving celebration, the Kroger off Ferguson Road in Westwood is all out of gas. A note from Kroger management is posted on the pumps to let customers know there is no fuel. According to the message,...
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‘Strikesgiving’? Kroger employees vote to strike as shopping for Turkey Day ramps up

Is “Striketober” evolving into a “Strikesgiving”? Besides the ongoing labor strikes at Kellogg (among America’s biggest food companies) and John Deere (America’s biggest farm-equipment manufacturer), and one that Kaiser Permanente (a top U.S. healthcare provider) just averted this week, Houston-area employees at Kroger (America’s largest grocery chain) say they’ve also voted to walk off the job. They number 14,000 workers, and for weeks Kroger and their union—UFCW Local 455—have been locked in heated contract negotiations.

Kroger is taking on Publix in Florida without opening a single grocery store — and building a blueprint for its future

Kroger is using a giant, robot-powered warehouse — instead of opening stores — to break into Florida, a new market for the country's largest supermarket operator. It plans to use the same strategy in the Northeast, where it will deliver online orders to homes and serve customers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut for the first time.

Kroger: Supplier maintenance left some gas stations dry

CINCINNATI — Some Kroger gas stations in the Cincinnati and Dayton area faced fuel shortages this Thanksgiving week. A Kroger spokesperson said Wednesday the company’s supplier was undergoing maintenance, contributing to fuel shortages at select Kroger locations. Drivers reported shortages at Kroger gas stations in Delhi, Harrison, Hebron, one on Ferguson Road in Cincinnati and another at the intersection of Springdale Road and Colerain Avenue.

Kroger names president of its largest operating division

The president of Kroger Co.’s largest store division is retiring and the company has named a replacement. © 2021 American City Business Journals. All rights reserved. Use of and/or registration on any portion of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement (updated 1/1/21) and Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement (updated 7/20/21). The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of American City Business Journals.

Kroger prepares for high demand holiday items amid supply chain shortage

BECKLEY, WV (WVNS) — Food prices are at their highest point in a decade, and supply chain shortages are creating problems for millions of consumers and stores across the country. A corporate representative from Kroger Mid-Atlantic said the chain experienced minor disruptions in supply over the last few months. Despite initial obstacles in keeping the […]

Kroger Is Aiming for Florida -- Without Opening a Single Store

Despite its widespread U.S. presence, Kroger only has a single Florida location. Now Kroger is entering a new market in an unconventional way. It's been a good year for Kroger (NYSE:KR), whose share price is, as of this writing, up nearly 29% over the past year. But to keep up its momentum, the supermarket giant will need to do more than just continue to offer a wide range of goods at competitive price points. It'll also need to embrace a key trend that's emerged during the pandemic: grocery delivery.

Kroger now offers Google Maps pickup at more than 2K stores

Kroger now offers pickup service via Google Maps at more than 2,000 stores across 32 states, including its Fry’s, Mariano’s and Ralphs banners, according to a Google spokesperson. The service, which allows shoppers to add their order to the popular mapping tool and receive a reminder when it's time to...

Remodeled WCH Kroger to be unveiled Nov. 10

Following the nearly four months of renovation, the Washington Court House Kroger store, located at 548 Clinton Ave., is set to unveil its $1 million renovation on Wednesday, Nov. 10. Shoppers may explore the store’s updates, register to win one of eight $100 Kroger gift cards, sample food and take...