Tag: Kroger

Kroger’s analytics and personalized pricing keep it a step ahead of its competitors | Food Dive

Kroger’s analytics and personalized pricing keep it a step ahead of its competitors | Food Dive

Coupled with price-cutting initiatives, Kroger’s focus on personalized pricing through e-coupons and mobile app offers — Best Customer Bonuses and Free Friday Downloads among others — helps keep it price-competitive against Walmart and a host of value retailers like dollar stores as well as Aldi and Lidl. The personalized deals also strongly resonate with shoppers […]

Kroger’s Columbus division drops prices on 3,000 products | Supermarket News

Kroger’s Columbus division drops prices on 3,000 products | Supermarket News

As May rolled into June, Kroger’s Columbus division announced “the largest one-year price investment in the company’s history.” A multimillion dollar campaign, the initiative is “designed to provide customers with more for their grocery dollar, including savings on high-quality, affordable Kroger-brand products,” according to a company press release. The Ohio-based store offers private label products […]

Kroger cuts prices on groceries | Business Insider

Kroger cuts prices on groceries | Business Insider

Lately, Kroger’s executives have been focused on offering more private-label products and cutting unpopular items so they can slash prices and hire more people. “Kroger has been able to come close enough to Walmart’s pricing structure to remain competitive, outperforming any of its industry peers,” Merrefield writes. The grocery chain has posted same-store sales gains for the […]

Pricing News Daily > 7/15/14

Pricing News Daily > 7/15/14

Pricing News Daily is a digest of top pricing strategy in the news, strategy expert and technology leader’s thought leadership, industry news and events, and resources for pricing professionals. This Edition is Sponsored by: Value Innoruption Advisors Founded by Dr. Stephan Liozu, Value Innoruption Advisors provides training and consulting resources for organizations interested in embedding […]

How Inequality Is Hurting Whole Foods | Huffington Post

How Inequality Is Hurting Whole Foods | Huffington Post

At the same time, retailers that cater to price-conscious customers — the middle- and lower-income shoppers who have been squeezed by flat wage growth and a flagging economy — are thriving. Discount grocers like Aldi and Save-a-Lot proliferated during the recovery. Barring a middle-class revival, upper-crust grocers like Whole Foods could have a harder time […]