KR - The Kroger Co.

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The Kroger Co.

1014 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryGrocery Stores
Full Time Employees500,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. William Rodney McMullenChairman & CEO4.33M1.53M1961
Mr. Michael J. DonnellyExec. VP & COO2.36MN/A1959
Mr. John Michael SchlotmanExec. VP2.37MN/A1958
Mr. Robert W. ClarkSr. VP of Supply Chain, Manufacturing & Sourcing1.48M259.4k1966
Mr. Gary MillerchipSr. VP & CFON/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


The Kroger Co. operates as a retailer in the United States. The company operates supermarkets, multi-department stores, marketplace stores, and price impact warehouse stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; and multi-department stores provide apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, and toys. The company's marketplace stores offer full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty care departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys; and price impact warehouse stores provides grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. It also manufactures and processes food products for sale in its supermarkets; and sells fuel through 1,537 fuel centers. As of September 25, 2019, the company operated 2,759 retail food stores under various banner names, as well as an online retail store. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is based in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

The Kroger Co.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 7.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.