Kroger adding 250 jobs at distribution facility in Florence
FLORENCE, Ky. (WKRC) - Kentucky governor Matt Bevin said Monday that Kroger is planning on adding 250 full-time associates and majority full-time roles at their distribution facility in Florence.
This announcement comes after Kroger invested almost $18 million into the facility to support its digital and e-commerce services. The company opened the facility on Mount Zion Road in October 2017. Right now, there are only about 80 associates at the facility.
Kroger also plans on buying new equipment and upgrading technology at the facility.