| Oct 1, 2011
| 4:22 PM
During his two-hour morning bike ride, Eric Hartman doesn't pay much attention to his iPhone.
But the iPhone is paying attention to him.
As he traverses the 30-mile circuit around Seal Beach, Hartman's iPhone knows precisely where he is at every moment,...
| Dec 29, 2007
Who cares that holiday spending fell short of expectations this season? The real shopping is happening right now.
Gift cards, according to a survey by American Express and the International Council of Shopping Centers, were the third most popular item...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Reports: U.S. GDP for third quarters, weekly jobless claims, October factory orders, Challenger mass layoffs report for November, Bloomberg Consumer Comfort Index
Local earnings: Methode Electronics Inc., Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrence Inc.
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Harris Teeter shareholders voted Thursday to approve the merger with Kroger.
The $2.5 billion deal, which was overwhelmingly approved by the Harris Teeter board, will allow Kroger to buy the smaller Harris Teeter chain. Hampton Roads is only one of...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:19 AM
The Kroger Co. will buy Harris Teeter in a $2.5 billion deal, the company announced Tuesday.
Both grocery chains have a presence in Hampton Roads. Right now, Kroger executives are not saying exactly how the merger will change either grocery brand.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Kroger Co.'s planned acquisition of Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. will allow it to capitalize on Harris Teeter's growing presence in the Baltimore-Washington market, but consumers will see few, if any, changes in existing stores.
Kroger, the biggest U....
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The Kroger Co. announced a definitive merger with Harris Teeter Tuesday.
Under the agreement Kroger will purchase all outstanding shares of Harris Teeter for $49.38 per share in cash.
Both grocery chains have a presence in the Hampton Roads region. ...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Charles Aaron Mingo, 53, husband of Georgia C. Drury Mingo, died Friday.
Born May 30, 1959, in Lexington, he was a son of Manny and Bernice Seidler Mingo. He was a Kroger Co. produce manager and a member of Rising Son Christian Church.
| Dec 21, 2012
| 9:36 AM
LOUISVILLE — The Kentucky Public Service Commission yesterday approved the unanimous settlement agreement reached by Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company and all of the parties in the base rate cases. The ruling...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:55 AM
A Waynesboro man hired to oversee cardboard recycling at a Kroger warehouse in Salem has pleaded guilty to a scheme that cost the supermarket chain about $1.6 million.
According to federal prosecutors, 39-year-old Thomas M. Faulkner pleaded guilty...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 4:58 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Two more major grocery chains say they will stop buying beef that contains "pink slime."
The Kroger Co., the nation's largest traditional grocer with more than 2,400 supermarkets in 31 states, made the announcement Thursday --...