By The Kroger Co.
Published: Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 - 7:12 am
Proudly Joins "100,000 Jobs Mission" to Hire More Veterans
CINCINNATI, Nov. 8, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) today announced a renewed commitment to hiring veterans of the United States Armed Forces. The company is encouraging military veterans seeking employment to visit www.honoringourheroes.com to learn more and find links to apply for a job.
Kroger's Hiring Our Heroes initiative is an extension of the company's Honoring Our Heroesprogram, which aims to support the military and their families through a variety of in-store and online activities.
Kroger's commitment includes joining several major companies in the 100,000 Jobs Mission, with a goal of collectively hiring more than 100,000 transitioning service members and military veterans by 2020. More than 17,000 veterans have joined Kroger's ranks since 2009.
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