King Soopers Inc. is a supermarket chain owned by The Kroger Co. They are based on the eastern slope of Rocky Mountains. The company is managed along with City Market on the western slope of Rocky Mountains.
Founded in 1947 by Lloyd .J. King, King Soopers Inc., opened its first store in Arvada, Colorado in the United States. The company opened stores along the Front Range Urban Corridor on the southern slope of the Rocky Mountains. King Soopers stores stretched all along the eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains, including Cheyenne, Wyoming and Pueblo, Colorado. The company later expanded its stores to the foothills of Denver and Colorado Springs in Colorado.
When Lloyd .J. King opened the King Soopers stores, he also put forward a mission for the stores – offer customers friendly service, value, cleanliness and quality. This still remains the motto of the company. Over the next few years, King Soopers expanded its stores and the number of stores peaked to 9. In 1957, King Soopers was sold to Dillon Co. Thirty years later, Dillon Co. and The Kroger Co. merged making King Soopers part of the Kroger Co..
Company headquarter address: Denver, Co., United States
Ownership: Private subsidiary of The Kroger Co.
Annual Revenue: $1,895,000,000
Geography: Cheyenne, Wyoming; Pueblo and Denver, Colorado
Demography: Value shoppers
Special Services: Pharmacy, specialty shopping, i-Wireless phone services, Kroger personal finance services and pet insurance services.
King Soopers Inc. Bakery Div.
Private Selection – The main products are quality artisan bread, Angus beef and two bite brownies.
Private Selection Organics – This brand includes organic salads and organic chicken, which contains no added preservatives or antibiotics.
Naturally preferred – This brand includes frozen fruits like strawberries blueberries, and raspberries, men’s and women’s multivitamins, Healthy O’s multigrain cereal and peeled mini carrots.
Kroger Brands – The main products are Cheddar cheese, cookies n cream ice cream and Asian noodle meals.
Active Lifestyle – The Active Lifestyle products are smoothies, no fat and lite yoghurt, fat free milk and bread.
Comforts – This brand includes lotions, diapers and wipes for newborns, infants and toddlers.
Value Brand – The Value brand offers products like coffee and dishwashing liquid.
Mirra – The Mirra brand is beauty care products like shampoos, conditioners, skin care products and make up brushes. They also have foaming bath, body wash, body lotion and body mist products in a variety of fragrances.
Fresh Selections – The Fresh Selections offer fresh salad kits, salad blends and baby salad kits.