Kroger Expands Fulfillment Network In Tennessee & Chicago

  • Kroger Co KR plans to expand delivery through the addition of spoke facilities in Nashville, Tennessee, and Maywood, Illinois.
  • Working in conjunction with nearby fulfillment centers, Kroger Delivery will reach customers in Greater Nashville and the Chicago Metro Area.
  • Local shoppers will also have access to the newly launched Boost by Kroger annual membership program, costing either $59 or $99 per year.
  • Kroger estimates the membership can save customers more than $1,000 per year on fuel and grocery delivery.
  • The 40,000-square-foot facility in Nashville will work in conjunction with the Atlanta fulfillment center.
  • The 80,000-square foot facility in Maywood, Illinois, is expected to employ more than 180 associates.
  • Price Action: KR shares are trading lower by 0.40% at $47.76 on the last check Thursday.
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