Kroger Closes 2 Stores in California City that Required ‘Hero Pay’

Kroger Closes 2 Stores in California City that Required 'Hero Pay'

Kroger Closes 2 Stores in California City that Required ‘Hero Pay’:  The Kroger grocery chain said it closed two stores in California on Saturday after the Long Beach City Council passed a COVID-19-related “hero pay” ordinance that increased wages by $ 4 an hour. The wage increase, demanded in January, was for workers who worked … Read moreKroger Closes 2 Stores in California City that Required ‘Hero Pay’

Kroger Stores to Eliminate Plastic Bags

Kroger Stores to Eliminate Plastic Bags

Kroger Stores to Eliminate Plastic Bags: The largest supermarket chain in the United States, Kroger, has begun to eliminate the use of single-use plastic bags in its stores, the company said today in a statement. Kroger began picking them up today at QFC stores in and around Seattle, Washington, with the goal of not using … Read moreKroger Stores to Eliminate Plastic Bags

Kroger and Microsoft Create Futuristic Grocery Store

Kroger and Microsoft create futuristic grocery store

Kroger and Microsoft Create Futuristic Grocery Store: Kroger and Microsoft join forces to bring the ease of online shopping to grocery stores. Kroger, the largest supermarket chain in the United States, remodeled two stores to test the new features, including “digital shelves” that can display ads and change prices on the fly, plus a network … Read moreKroger and Microsoft Create Futuristic Grocery Store

Kroger Creates “Treasure Hunt” Experience in its Stores

Kroger creates "treasure hunt" experience in its stores

Kroger Creates “Treasure Hunt” Experience in its Stores: Kroger Co. is launching a new concept of private label merchandising and a new concept of the urban supermarket with in-store meals. Over the summer, Kroger plans to launch Treasure EmporiYUM in about 200 stores in the marketplace format and on its online shopping sites, said chairman … Read moreKroger Creates “Treasure Hunt” Experience in its Stores