Monday, January 28, 2013
Designation reinforces Kroger’s commitment to sustainability
Monday, January 28
The following is a press release from Kroger. Kroger confirmed its commitment to boost energy efficiency in its stores with the awarding of ENERGY STAR certification to the Clarkston, Orion Township, West Bloomfield and White Lake Kroger locations. The store addresses are: 9741 Dixie Highway, Clarkston; 3097 Baldwin Rd., Orion Township; 4805 Haggerty Rd., W. Bloomfield; and 10805 Highland Rd., White Lake. ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy to help Americans save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices. The Clarkston, Orion Township, West Bloomfield and White Lake locations are among 24 Kroger Michigan stores that …
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Hope at the Table volunteers will gather monetary and food donations at White Lake and Milford Kroger locations this Saturday.
This month, Gleaners Community Food Bank and Kroger are working together to bring hope to the tables of hungry southeast Michiganders. Each Saturday in January, volunteers will spend their day at local Kroger grocery stores across southeast Michigan, handing out information about the Bringing Hope to the Table initiative, as well as accepting donations of nonperishable food and money from shoppers. Volunteers will be out at the White Lake and Milford area Kroger stores this Saturday, Jan. 19, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., in addition to other locations in Oakland County. White Lake and Milford Kroger stores are located at: Volunteers for Bringing Hope to the Table will be in Livingston and Monroe counties on Jan. 26. Volunteers are still needed. To…
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Through television commercials and in-store promotions, Kroger is bringing Michigan Made products to the forefront of its shelves in response to consumer demand for local products.
Visit the dairy case at any Kroger store in the state and you’ll see the first feature of the company’s partnership with Pure Michigan to promote locally raised and made foods. Kroger brand milk is the star of the newest Pure Michigan television commercial and the first consumer packaged good to be featured in the state’s iconic advertising campaign. As Kroger customer communications representative, Dave Hollandsworth, explains, there are three components to the new campaign: promote local brands through Pure Michigan, work with Michigan State University’s Product Center to bring smaller brands to Kroger shelves and clearly identify those products that are “Michigan Made" throughout the store. “In some cases, I have felt almost a militant…
Monday, January 30, 2012
Kroger is recalling Aunt Jemima frozen pancakes for because they may contain soy. The supermarket chain is also making automated phone calls to inform customers about the recall.
Kroger stores are recalling certain Aunt Jemima Frozen Pancakes because they may contain soy protein. According to a release from Pinnacle Foods Group LLC, the parent company for Aunt Jemima, people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy protein may run the risk of an allergic reaction if they consume this product. Pinnacle issued the voluntary recall after it discovered "there may have been a potential cross-contact with product that contained soy protein being produced on the same equipment" according to the release. The company has no reports of illness, and the Food and Drug Administration has been made aware of this recall. According to Pinnacle, this recall applies to Aunt Jemima Frozen Panckes in cardboard cartons with …