THE LETTER TO KROGER

Following are excerpts from the letter Michael Cullen wrote to the Kroger Grocery & Baking Co. in 1930 outlining his ideas for a supermarket. Cullen put the ideas from this letter into practice at the first King Kullen store in 1930.0 feet wide and 130 to 160 feet deep, and they ought to be located from one to three blocks out of a high-rent district with plenty of parking space, and same to be operated

Following are excerpts from the letter Michael Cullen wrote to the Kroger Grocery & Baking Co. in 1930 outlining his ideas for a supermarket. Cullen put the ideas from this letter into practice at the first King Kullen store in 1930.

0 feet wide and 130 to 160 feet deep, and they ought to be located from one to three blocks out of a high-rent district with plenty of parking space, and same to be operated as a semi-service store -- 20% service and 80% self-service.

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