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Kroger CFO Michael Schlotman discusses the health of his company's private label, and how Kroger stacks up competitively in the natural and organic space.
Kroger is trading higher after a Q1 earnings beat. Its CFO Michael Schlotman addresses food pricing and whether customers should worry about produce inflation.
June 19- Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, raised its forecast for full-year adjusted profit and same-store sales growth, helped by its acquisition of grocer Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc.. Kroger raised its adjusted profit forecast to $3.19- $3.27 per share for fiscal 2014 from $3.14- $3.25 per share.
*BlackBerry jumps in premarket after earnings. NEW YORK, June 19- U.S. stocks were set for a slightly higher open on Thursday, after four straight days of gains sent the S&P 500 to a fresh record high, as initial jobless claims data indicated strengthening of the labor market.
June 19- Kroger Co, the biggest U.S. supermarket operator, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by its acquisition of grocer Harris Teeter earlier this year. Shares of Kroger, which owns the Ralphs, Smith's and Food 4 Less chains, were up 4 percent at $49.25 in premarket trading.
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NEW YORK, June 9- When Marion Asnes' beloved cat, Herman, was injured by a coyote, she had to make one of life's gut-wrenching decisions. After the incident, Asnes and her husband, who live in Westchester County, New York, raced to the vet to save their pet. Follow-up visits to the vet pushed the tab over $3,000.
CNBC catches up with "Shark Tank" contestant Dorene Humanson, founder of The Chef in Black. She dishes on what it's like to work with Barbara Corcoran.
Wal-Mart is helping a Houston-area high school teach students about the retail industry.
Though several retailers reported disappointing quarterly results on Tuesday, CNBC's Jim Cramer said some names are working.
You may enjoy shopping at Whole Foods, but chances are, you haven’t enjoyed owning it lately.
May 6- Whole Foods Market Inc on Tuesday cut its 2014 same-store sales and earnings forecast for the third time amid rising competition in the natural and organic grocery sector that it dominates, and shares tumbled almost 15 percent.
May 6- Whole Foods Market Inc on Tuesday cut its 2014 same-store sales and earnings forecast for the third time amid rising competition in the natural and organic grocery sector that it dominates and shares tumbled more than 12 percent.
Physical stores and the malls that house them are aiming to bring the ease of online shopping to the real world.
The big issue for this quarter will be: will they economy pick up? The big debate for this quarter will be growth versus value.
Zenobia Godschalk, an Atlanta mother of two young boys, stopped buying Kraft's "mac and cheese" after reading its complicated ingredient list. Kraft Foods Group Inc still dominates the category, but the battle for the hearts and minds of American mac-and-cheese lovers may become a new front in a running war in the $360 billion U.S. packaged food industry.
Attorneys general is 28 states urged Wal-mart and four other retailers to stop selling tobacco products. They said they should not be sold in health stores.
The group sent a letter on Sunday to chief executive officers of Wal-Mart Stores Inc, supermarket operators Kroger Co, Safeway Inc, which operate pharmacies, and drugstore chains Walgreen Co and Rite Aid Corp.. Wal-Mart, Walgreen, Rite Aid and Kroger all said they were reviewing the letter, while Safeway did not respond to requests for comment.
The companies receiving a letter on Sunday from the group were Wal-Mart Stores Inc, supermarket operators Kroger Co, Safeway Inc, which operate pharmacies, and drugstore chains Walgreen Co and Rite Aid Corp..