CINCINNATI -- Kroger Co. here said sales hit record levels for the third quarter ended Oct. 3.
llion for the year to date, while comparable-store sales, including expansions and relocations, increased 3.6% in the third quarter. The company did not release comparable-store sales for the year to date.
Net income for the quarter, excluding one-time expenses and an accounting change, rose 29% to $124.4 million, compared with $96.6 million a year ago. Net income for the 40 wee