Tagged: kroger

EEOC Filing Fewer Discrimination Cases In Arkansas

by Mark Friedman 10/13/2014 12:00 am

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed only two lawsuits in the state this calendar year, continuing a recent trend line. In 2011, the EEOC filed six lawsuits in Arkansas’ federal courts and three the following year. Last year, the EEOC filed only two lawsuits against companies operating in the state.

Brinkley Kroger Keeps Lease Despite Competitor Becoming New Landlord

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/30/2013 12:00 am

The 70,400-SF Pinecrest Shopping Center in Brinkley was sold at auction back in May. The buyer in that $975,000 deal was Edprop Development Co. LLC, an affiliate of Edwards Food Giant. The purchase made Steve Edwards, president of the Marianna-based grocery chain, a landlord to a competitor: Kroger.

Kroger Buys Harris Teeter Supermarket Chain in $2.4B Deal

by Associated Press 7/10/2013 7:57 am

Kroger, already the country's largest traditional supermarket operator, is expanding its reach in key southeastern and mid-Atlantic states by snapping up regional grocer Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc.

Kroger Raises Profit Outlook on Strength of Store Brands

by Associated Press 6/20/2013 11:30 am

The country's largest traditional supermarket operator, with stores throughout central Arkansas, on Thursday raised its profit outlook for the year after reporting a higher quarterly net income that beat Wall Street expectations.

Triad of Transactions Top Million Dollar Sales

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

A trio of commercial properties in the Little Rock area attracted seven-digit transactions.

Report: Wal-Mart, Kroger Among Hostess Bidders

by Lance Turner 12/13/2012 2:18 pm

Bloomberg reports that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville and Kroger Co. are among the bidders for assets being sold by bankrupt Hostess Brands.