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2011-08-16 11:45:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Smith's Food & Drug Stores, a division of the Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR), announced today that it has completed the installation of photovoltaic energy panels at two Albuquerque, New Mexico stores. The solar energy output from these two store systems is 320,000 kWh, eliminating the need for that amount of energy from fossil fuel sources. It is estimated this energy savings would heat and cool 30 homes in New Mexico for one year; is the...

2011-08-16 10:31:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Affordable Solar has installed the first two solar systems for The Kroger Co. on the roofs of Smith's Food and Drug Centers, Inc., a division of Kroger. These projects are part Kroger's solar pilot program deployed in three states across the country. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110816/CG53119) "The Affordable Solar team has worked proactively with Kroger and Smith's, to help them achieve this milestone," said David...

2011-08-13 18:10:00

ATLANTA, Aug. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) family of stores in Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, and Eastern Tennessee are asking customers to check their refrigerators and freezers for certain items containing ground beef with "sell by" dates of July 29 through August 12. A complete list of the items included in this recall is below. This ground beef is part of a recall announced by National Beef because the product may contain E. Coli O157:H7. Customers should...

2011-08-03 09:00:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA, one of the largest retail electric providers in the United States, will again join Cox Media Group and Kroger in sponsoring the 2011 "Stuff the School Bus" event, an education initiative designed to collect school supplies for Houston-area students. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100210/DA52541LOGO) Through Aug. 22, Kroger stores across the area will set up collection barrels at the front of each location....

2011-07-27 08:34:00

INDIANAPOLIS, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, the largest hospitality partner to North America's premier sports stadiums and entertainment venues, announced a series of new menu concepts and fan promotions for the 2011 Kroger SpeedFest at Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis. The Kroger SpeedFest will feature three nights of racing and music from July 28th through the 30th. On Thursday July 28th the USAC Midget, Silver Crown and ARCA series will take to the track during the...

2011-07-01 16:16:00

CINCINNATI, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) proudly extends its partnership with the USO during the July 4th holiday weekend to celebrate and thank the men and women of the armed forces and their families. Customers and associates at all locations of the Kroger family of stores are invited to show their appreciation for our military families by donating spare change in specially-marked coin boxes at check stands, or by rounding up their purchases at registers. All...

2011-06-25 00:00:30

Yogreek is the perfect solution for anyone who is constantly on the go and needs a quick meal or snack. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2011 Sun Valley Dairy, manufacturer of healthy dairy products, formally announced YoGreekâ“ž¢ "“ a non-fat Greek-yogurt and granola parfait. Even though the product has been selling in health and grocery stores for about six months, the company decided to announce it to the press today because of the positive responses...

2011-06-21 13:13:00

CINCINNATI, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) continues to meet annual sustainability benchmarks, including reducing in-store energy consumption by 30 percent since 2000, the company reports in its fifth annual Sustainability Report, released today. Read the full report and learn more about Kroger's sustainability initiatives at the new website www.kroger.com/sustainability. "Kroger associates have worked hard to integrate sustainable practices into our everyday...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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