KR - The Kroger Co.

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The Kroger Co.

1014 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States
513-762-4000
http://www.thekrogerco.com

SectorServices
IndustryGrocery Stores
Full Time Employees443,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. W. Rodney McMullenChairman & CEO2.25M3.05M56
Mr. J. Michael SchlotmanExec. VP & CFO1.36MN/A59
Mr. Michael J. DonnellyExec. VP & COO1.29M948.13k58
Mr. Christopher T. HjelmExec. VP & Chief Information Officer1.13MN/A55
Mr. Michael L. EllisFormer Pres and Chief Operating OfficerN/AN/A59
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

The Kroger Co., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer in the United States. It also manufactures and processes food for sale in its supermarkets. The company operates retail food and drug stores, multi-department stores, jewelry stores, and convenience stores. Its combination food and drug stores offer natural food and organic sections, pharmacies, general merchandise, pet centers, fresh seafood, and organic produce; multi-department stores provide general merchandise items, such as apparel, home fashion and furnishings, outdoor living, electronics, automotive products, toys, and fine jewelry; and price impact warehouse stores offer grocery, and health and beauty care items, as well as meat, dairy, baked goods, and fresh produce items. The company's marketplace stores comprise full-service grocery, pharmacy, health and beauty departments, and perishable goods, as well as general merchandise, including apparel, home goods, and toys. It operates under the banner brands, such as Kroger, Ralphs, Fred Meyer, King Soopers, etc., as well as Simple Truth and Simple Truth Organic brands. As of October 26, 2017, the company operated 2,793 retail food stores, including 1,472 supermarket fuel centers; 783 convenience stores; 2,258 pharmacies; 222 retail health clinics; and 307 fine jewelry stores, as well as an online retail store. The Kroger Co. was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

The Kroger Co.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 1, 2018 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 6; Shareholder Rights: 8; 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.