Kroger has announced its plan to introduce “Kroger Express”, a curated assortment of 2,300 products in 13 Walgreens stores in Northern Kentucky post a successful pilot (announced on October 2, 2018).
- The new concept will include Home Chef meal kits, national products, and Kroger’s famous “Our Brands” products in conjunction with dairy, meat, produce, frozen and meal solutions.
- The first Kroger Express concept is already open to customers in Florence, Kentucky while the remaining 12 pilot stores will open at the beginning of FY 2019.
Kroger also annouced 65 Chicago-area Walgreens stores will offer Home Chef Express kits.
Source: Kroger Press release, The Wall Street Journal