In addition to improving worker safety the new bags also moved Kroger39s logo so customers would see it when looking at the deli case Photo courtesy of Sealed Air

In addition to improving worker safety, the new bags also moved Kroger's logo so customers would see it when looking at the deli case. (Photo courtesy of Sealed Air)

Kroger upgrades deli cheese packaging to improve worker safety

Customers probably won’t notice a recent change to Kroger’s deli case, but employees stand to benefit in a big way.

All of the retailer’s Private Selection cheeses were transitioned to Sealed Air’s Cryovac Grip & Tear easy-open bags, eliminating the need for knives behind the counter. Kroger made a similar move with its private label deli meats a few years ago.

“Initial impact, especially on

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