CIGAR STORE IS USED TO DRAW TRAFFIC AT KROGER FOOD COURT

HOUSTON -- While super-markets across the United States experiment with different items in their food courts, Kroger Co., Cincinnati, has added something in a store here that most probably haven't tried yet -- cigars.The division incorporated a Tinder Box Mini Store -- which sells cigars, as well as espresso and cappuccino by the cup and gourmet coffees by the package -- in its most recently opened

HOUSTON -- While super-markets across the United States experiment with different items in their food courts, Kroger Co., Cincinnati, has added something in a store here that most probably haven't tried yet -- cigars.

The division incorporated a Tinder Box Mini Store -- which sells cigars, as well as espresso and cappuccino by the cup and gourmet coffees by the package -- in its most recently opened signature-format store here.

The format includes a food court, featuring Pepsi

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