Tagged: kroger

Grocery Store Applications for Wine Permits Pour Into ABC

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/9/2017 12:00 am

The Arkansas Alcoholic Beverage Control Division began accepting applications for grocery store wine permits one week ago, a development permitted by the Legislature’s passage this year of Act 508, which allows grocery stores in “wet” counties to sell an expanded selection of wine.

How Kroger's New Online Shopping Service Can Better Your Health

by Jess Ardrey 8/9/2016 6:35 pm

ClickList is a godsend for the short-on-time people of the world, but it also has the opportunity to change more than just your daily to-do list.

Gateway Town Center Tracts Top $10.4M (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 5/2/2016 12:00 am

Undeveloped commercial land in Little Rock’s Gateway Town Center project generated two seven-digit transactions.

After 30 Years, Silvek's Bakery Owner to Retire in March, Seeking Buyer

by Alexis Crowe 12/21/2015 9:40 am

After 30 years in Little Rock, Silvek's European Bakery plans to close in March, as the shop's contract with Kroger expires and owner Silvek Pupkowski finds himself ready to retire.

Harps Expands Amid Competition from Wal-Mart, Kroger, Others

by Gwen Moritz 11/16/2015 12:00 am

Harps sold $708 million worth of groceries in the fiscal year that ended in August, enough to make it one of the 15 largest private companies based in Arkansas but a rounding factor for Wal-Mart Stores Inc., headquartered 18 miles away in Bentonville.

WLR Office Building Draws $4.5M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 11/2/2015 12:00 am

The 333 Executive Court Building in west Little Rock tipped the scales at $4.5 million. A west Little Rock congregation expanded its holdings in a $3.65 million deal for a neighboring 45,528-SF grocery store. And two Little Rock nonprofits were on either side of a $1.11 million transaction.

Supermarket Scouts Sniff Out Sherwood Sites

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/14/2015 12:00 am

Harps Food Stores Inc. of Springdale had the idea first, but its long delay in getting a store out of the ground on Highway 107 in north Pulaski County has encouraged competitors to start sniffing around.

Immanuel Baptist Church Buys Former Kroger Property for $3.6M

by Alexis Crowe 8/7/2015 10:53 am

Immanuel Baptist Church closed Thursday on the former Kroger grocery store at Westchase Plaza, 315 North Shackleford Road in Little Rock.

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.

Use Kroger Rewards Card to Support Salvation Army

by Lauren James 2/5/2013 8:00 am

If you're a Kroger shopper, you can help The Salvation Army by simply using your rewards card when checking out.

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.

New Kroger Marketplace is Open in West Little Rock

by Karen Martin 8/14/2012 6:49 am

Kroger at 14000 Cantrell Road, Little Rock, welcomes shoppers to a new Kroger Marketplace next to the old location at the same address, which is closed. A traffic light -- to be added by the end of the year -- will eventually help you get in and out.

Free Health Screenings at Kroger Pharmacies Saturday

by Karen Martin 9/30/2011 6:14 am

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Pharmacy students and Kroger will partner to give free health screenings from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday (Oct. 1) at the 29 Kroger pharmacies throughout the state.

When You Just Have to Have it: Supermarkets' Opening and Closing Times

by Karen Martin 9/15/2011 5:29 am

Want to make an early-morning or late-night grocery run, but aren't sure if your favorite supermarket is open? This list of opening and closing times may help.

Get Reduced Prices on Gasoline By Purchasing Kroger Gift Cards

by Karen Martin 11/21/2010 7:28 am

Kroger is offering customers fuel savings of 40 cents off per gallon (123 REWARDS MasterCard Customers receive 45 cents off per gallon) for every $100 in gift cards purchased.

Side Dishes Support Turkey's Starring Role at Thanksgiving

by Karen Martin 11/17/2010 6:46 am

Turkey takes the spotlight at Thanksgiving. If you're pressed for time, focus on the bird and consider picking up several side dishes to lighten the work load. The staff of Little Rock Soiree have these suggestions on what to get and where to get it.