• Kroger workers experienced hunger, homelessness, and couldn't pay their rent in 2021. Its CEO made $22 million the previous year

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    1 in 7 Kroger workers faced homelessness in the past year, and more than a third of them said they were worried about eviction. Courtesy of Veeve 14% of Kroger workers faced homelessness in the past year, according to a survey of 10,000 unionized workers.
    More than three-quarters of the company's workers are also food insecure.
    Real wages for Kroger workers have decreased in the past few years, while executive profits have increased.
    Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen got a lot richer later year, while most of his company's workers faced homelessness, eviction, or hunger. A survey by nonprofit...
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