Get a demo
Log In



The Kroger Co., also known as Kroger (NYSE: KR), is an American retail business that primarily operates supermarkets and multi-department stores, the majority of which have pharmacies or fuel stations on their premises. Kroger operates in 35 states across the US and in the District of Columbia. It generated USD 148.3 billion in revenues in FY2023 (ending January 28, 2023).

As of January 2023, Kroger operated 2,719 supermarkets, either directly or through its subsidiaries. Of these, 252 supermarkets were equipped with pharmacies, while 1,637 had fuel stations on their premises. The company’s supermarkets follow one of four formats: Combination Food and Drug Stores, Multi-department Stores, Marketplace Stores, and Price Impact Warehouses. Additionally, Kroger offers an extensive portfolio of owned brands, collectively known as “Our Brands.” 

In October 2022, Kroger and Albertsons Companies (a food and drug retailer in the US, operating 2,271 retail stores as of end December 2022) announced a definitive merger agreement. As per Globaldata, with the merger, Kroger will consolidate its position as the second-largest retailer in the US with an 11.8% market share, compared to 7.1% in 2021.  

According to Kroger’s 2022 business update presentation, the company’s strategic plan for growth focuses on its four strategic pillars: Fresh (investment along the supply chain), Personalization (investment in customer experience, including digitalization), Our Brands (investment in Kroger brands), and Seamless (investment in Pickup and Delivery). Kroger also plans to reduce gas emissions by 30% by 2030. 

HQ Location:
1014 Vine Street Cincinnati OH USA
Founded year:
Hospitality & Travel
Food & Agriculture
Education & Public Services
Financial Services
Online Food Delivery
Online Food Delivery
Cloud Kitchens
Cloud Kitchens

EDGE Insights

Beyond the shelves: A deep dive into retailers' innovations
The move to grocery delivery: winning proposition or bottom-line drag?

Recent Updates

Aug 15, 2023
80 Acres Farms expands partnership to supply at 1,000 Kroger stores
Vertical Farming
Product updates
Jul 25, 2023
Kroger converts Tennessee store location to fully self-checkout format
Automated Stores
Nov 1, 2022
Kitchen United and Kroger announce three new cloud kitchen locations in Central Ohio
Cloud Kitchens
Sep 20, 2022
Home Chef partners with Rachel Ray to launch an exclusive recipe range
Online Food Delivery
Geographic expansion
Jul 19, 2022
Kroger’s meal kit and prepared meal delivery subsidiary to open new production facility in Georgia
Online Food Delivery
Jun 21, 2022
Volta Charging to install charging stations at Kroger supermarkets
EV Economy
Click here to learn more
Get a demo

By using this site, you agree to allow SPEEDA Edge and our partners to use cookies for analytics and personalization. Visit our privacy policy for more information about our data collection practices.