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Kroger Buys Harris Teeter

Kroger Buys Harris Teeter

A buyout involving two grocery chains that have a big presence in our area. Kroger is acquiring Harris Teeter for $2.5 billion. After the deal closes, Harris Teeter will continue to operate its stores as an arm of Kroger. Harris Teeter has 212 stores in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic. Kroger operates over 2400 stores in 31 states.