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Kroger sales $30.5 billion

Christian Fernsby |
The Kroger Co. reported second quarter sales were $30.5 billion, compared to $28.2 billion, last year.

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Excluding fuel, sales rose 13.9%.

Identical sales without fuel grew 14.6%.

Digital sales grew 127%, for the quarter.

Analysts expected revenue of $29.95 billion, for the quarter.

CFO Gary Millerchip said: "As a result of our strong performance in the first half, the expectation of sustained trends in food at home consumption and confidence in our ability to execute against the Restock Kroger strategy, we are updating our full year 2020 guidance. There are still many uncertainties and, as a result, we are providing a wider guidance range."

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