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Target chooses Kroger exec to revive grocery division

He'll be charged with turning around the chain's critical grocery sales         He'll be charged with turning around the chain's critical grocery sales        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 20th, 2017

Five things you need to know today, and the biggest threat to Macy"s

Good morning, Cincinnati! Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: Kroger loses key exec to Target The president of Kroger's Portland-based Fred Meyer division is leaving to run Target's food.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

Target hires grocery veteran to recharge its food division

Target has named a 30-year grocery industry veteran to help revive its sluggish grocery business.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMar 20th, 2017

Wal-Mart can shrug off Amazon"s grocery bid for now. Target and Kroger, not so much

The ongoing clash of the titans between Amazon and Wal-Mart has entered a new arena: the grocery aisle. The two giants have long battled — Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) dominating the online market, Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) the reigning king of brick-and-mo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals1 hr. 58 min. ago

Amazon is acquiring Whole Foods — and Walmart, Target, and Kroger should be terrified (WMT, AMZN)

APAmazon announced plans to acquire Whole Foods for $13.7 billion on Friday. The move should terrify more traditional brick-and-mortar grocery retailers that are fighting to dominate .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 16th, 2017

Kroger names new Louisville president after executive shakeup

A retirement in Kroger Co.'s top ranks has caused a shakeup among the executives of the grocery giant, landing Louisville with a new division president. Ann Reed, a longtime Kroger (NYSE: KR) employee, was promoted from within the company to take over a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2017

Target brings in grocery leader from Kroger

Target Corp. has hired a Kroger Co. grocery veteran to try and right its lagging grocery business. The Minneapolis-based retailer on Monday named Jeff Burt as its senior vice president of grocery, fresh food and beverage. Burt will report to Targe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

Target hires grocery veteran to recharge its food division

Target Corp. has named a grocery industry veteran to help recharge its sluggish food division......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 20th, 2017

Target hires grocery veteran to recharge its food division

Target Corp. has named a grocery industry veteran to help recharge its sluggish food division......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2017

Target names Kroger veteran Jeff Burt new grocery chief

(Reuters) - Target Corp on Monday named Kroger Co veteran Jeff Burt its senior vice president of grocery, fresh food and beverage, as the retailer makes a renewed push to overhaul the business amid an intensifying price war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2017

Top Exec Leaves As Target Struggles In Grocery

Target's plan to crack the brutally competitive grocery category didn't pan out. Anne Dament is out after just 18 months, blamed for declines in the retailer's traffic and comp sales. Target's plan to crack the brutally competitive grocery category .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 3rd, 2016

Target’s Grocery Boss Becomes Latest Top Exec to Leave

Hopefully Bullseye the Dog's job is safe. Yet another Target tgt senior executive is heading for the exits. The retailer’s grocery chief, Anne Dament, one of CEO Brian Cornell’s first appointments, i.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 3rd, 2016

Target is making a major change that should scare Walmart, Kroger, and Whole Foods

AP Photo/Matt RourkeTarget is making a big change to fix its grocery business. Stores across the US will soon have teams of employees working exclusively in their grocery sections, reports the Wall Street Journal. These teams of 10 to 60 employees w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 8th, 2016

Kroger adds delivery service in two cities

Kroger Co. has added home delivery to two more markets, continuing its expansion of that service as Amazon.com enters the grocery market. Cincinnati-based Kroger (NYSE: KR), the nation’s largest operator of traditional supermarkets, has added hom.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2017

German grocery chain Lidl says Kroger is trying to thwart its US debut with "copycat" claims (KR)

Business Insider/Hayley PetersonLidl is firing back at Kroger and denying any wrongdoing after Kroger accused the German-based supermarket of trademark infringement in a recent lawsuit. "Kroger has offered a striking absence of evidence in supp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 18th, 2017

This grocery chain is most loved in U.S., survey says

One supermarket stands above the pack, according to a customer satisfaction survey of major grocery chains. That grocer is none other than Cincinnati’s own Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), the nation's largest operator of traditional supermarkets. Morning Consu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

This grocery chain is most loved in U.S., survey says

One supermarket stands above the pack, according to a customer satisfaction survey of major grocery chains. That grocer is none other than Cincinnati’s own Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), the nation's largest operator of traditional supermarkets. Morning Consu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

Amazon hints at threats to come for mainstream grocers like Kroger during Prime Day

Some of the deals offered Tuesday by Amazon.com Inc. during its annual Prime Day could preview what's to come to the national grocery sector if it succesful acquires Whole Foods Market Inc. for $13.7 billion. Prime Day is Amazon's annual flash sal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2017

Amazon Prime Day showcases threat to come for Kroger, Publix

Some of this year's Prime Day specials could be a preview of what's to come as Amazon.com continues to infiltrate the grocery sector. Prime Day is Amazon's annual flash sales event that launched in 2015. Interspersed between discounts on smart home gad.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Does Kroger Have Too Many Stores?

Kroger (NYSE: KR), according to many people who follow the grocery business, faces an onslaught of competition, primarily from Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) which recently bought Whole Foods (NASDAQ: WFM).........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 9th, 2017

These 2 grocery chains have fierce cult followings. Which is better?

Kroger and Wegmans are two legendary grocery chains with cult followings. Here's which chain reigns supreme......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 9th, 2017