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The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, is one of the world's largest food retailers, with fiscal 2018 sales of $121.2B.


Per Diluted Share in Q1 2019

First quarter net earnings were $772 million, or $0.95 per diluted share. Adjusted net earnings were $586 million, or $0.72 per diluted share. Identical sales, without fuel, were 1.5%. Digital sales grew 42% during the quarter. Kroger also achieved operating profit of $901 million and adjusted FIFO operating profit of $957 million, in line with Restock Kroger, expectations. Consistent with Kroger’s strategy to use free cash flow to drive growth while maintaining current investment grade debt rating and returning capital to shareholders, Kroger has reduced net total debt by $1.7 billion since the end of fiscal year 2018.



Kroger’s #ZeroHungerZeroWaste plan includes bold commitments that reflect our Purpose: to Feed the Human Spirit. We are counting on our associates, customers, partners and other stakeholders to help shape innovative solutions and scalable best practices as our work evolves. Because when it comes to hunger and waste, zero is the only acceptable answer.

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