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Rising grocery prices were the biggest financial concern for survey respondents, 83% of whom cited it as making them “uncomfortable,” according to the report from Kroger’s data firm.

Retailers in the city’s Andersonville neighborhood are protesting the latest outpost of the hybrid food retailer-cafe, which recently merged with Chicago grocer Dom’s Kitchen & Market.

It’s the 10th location of the Joe V’s Smart Shop banner near Houston, though the Texas grocer is planning two new outposts near Dallas in 2024 and 2025.

Kroger points to workforce investments, union commitments and growth of non-union grocery retailers.