Thursday, April 2, 2020

Kroger sales surge, but what's next

Cincinnati.com
Kroger disclosed Wednesday that shopper stockpiling during March drove monthly sales to shoot up roughly 30% excluding fuel – an unprecedented jump caused by the shopping frenzy amid the new coronavirus pandemic outbreak.

The nation's largest supermarket operator said February sales were already strong when COVID-19 fears began to push them even higher. . . . more