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Kroger to Webcast Third Quarter Conference Call with Investors

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Kroger to Webcast Third Quarter Conference Call with Investors09:17 EST Thursday, November 17, 2011CINCINNATI, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) will host a conference call with investors on Thursday, December 1 at 10 a.m. (ET) to discuss financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2011.The presentation will be broadcast online at http://www.thekrogerco.com/finance/financialinfo_investorconferencecalls.htm.  Click on "Investor Webcasts" to access the event.  An on-demand replay of the webcast will be available from approximately 1 p.m. (ET) Thursday, December 1 through Thursday, December 15, 2011.Kroger, the nation's largest traditional grocery retailer, employs more than 338,000 associates who serve customers in 2,439 supermarkets and multi- department stores in 31 states under two dozen local banner names including Kroger, City Market, Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC, Ralphs and Smith's. The company also operates 788 convenience stores, 361 fine jewelry stores, 1,046 supermarket fuel centers and 40 food processing plants in the U.S. Kroger was recognized by Forbes as the most generous company in the U.S. The company focuses its charitable efforts on supporting hunger relief, breast cancer awareness, the military and their families, and more than 30,000 schools and grassroots organizations in the communities it serves. Kroger contributes food and funds equal to 125 million meals a year through its partnership with more than 80 Feeding America food banks. For more information about Kroger, please visit www.kroger.com.SOURCE The Kroger Co.For further information: Media: Keith Dailey, +1-513-762-1304, Investors: Cindy Holmes, +1-513-762-4969, both of Kroger