Kroger, Albertsons CEOs aim to dispel ‘merger myths’ in op-ed

Supermarket mega-merger, now under regulatory review, faces more questions amid escalating opposition.


Kroger makes strides in recycling and upcycling

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“Any theoretical competitive effects of the merger are neither known nor knowable when the scope of the merger has yet to be determined,” Kroger said in its filing, noting that the transaction remains under antitrust review.

Letter to grocer cites research poll of Kroger customers indicating confusion over whether egg products are from caged chickens.

Larger customer fulfillment center announced over three years ago goes live in Frederick, Maryland. drums up diverse support against supermarket mega-merger.

Error leads information to inadvertently be used to create grocery accounts.

D.C. lobbying and legal powerhouse Squire Patton Boggs retained to help pull $24.6 billion Albertsons acquisition deal over the regulatory goal line.

Identical sales excluding fuel climb 6.2% in Q4 and 5.6% for full year, while adjusted EPS for both periods beat the Street.

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