Kroger’s latest acquisition of gas can and grocery retailer Corner Gas can help the company expand its grocery business beyond its home turf of the Greater Houston market, which is currently dominated by Kroger.
The deal will also help Kroger diversify its product offerings, including the popular gas can from K-Mart.
Kroger announced the transaction in a statement on Wednesday.
Krogens grocery product offerings will be more diverse, with the gas can brand coming to Kroger in addition to Corner Gas, Kroger said.
KroGens grocery products will include the gas Can Kroger is selling in a new range of products called the Corner Gas range, Krogen said.
Corner Gas is the same product Krogends current gas can will be replacing.
Kro Gens products will be available in grocery stores and gas stations nationwide, Kro Gans statement said.
In addition, Krogers grocery business will continue to expand.
Kroen Gens gas can range is the largest in the country, and will be able to meet the needs of customers in Kroger markets across the country.
Krogegas can be purchased in Krogendos retail stores and at Kroggendops grocery stores.
Kro is currently selling a gas can in the same range.
Kro and Corner Gas are also planning to work together on the future of Krogers gas can business, Krogega said.