Senior Director of Supply Chain, The Kroger Co.
The Kroger Co., headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, is one of the world’s largest retailers, with annual sales of $115 billion, and over 440,000 associates. Each day, Kroger welcomes 9 million customers into nearly 2800 grocery supermarkets, price-impact warehouse stores, and multi-department stores in 35 states under nearly two dozen banners. Kroger’s supply chain includes 38 food manufacturing facilities, 42 distribution centers and over 7,000 suppliers providing more than 200,000 products to our customers.
Kroger is redefining customers’ grocery shopping experience by bringing online and offline seamlessly together. Kroger currently delivers to home from more than 872 stores across the country and offers 1,091 curbside pickup locations with plans to add 500 new locations in 2018.
Kroger is committed to making the world a better place, and our Purpose is to Feed the Human Spirit. To make a difference in other’s lives. Zero Hunger / Zero Waste is Kroger’s bold new plan to end hunger in our communities and eliminate waste across our company by 2025.
Phil Dammarell is a 28 year Kroger veteran, having held roles in retail operations, procurement, logistics operations and supply chain management. In his current role, Phil has responsibility for supplier collaboration, sales and operations planning, international and import logistics and supply chain sustainability.
Phil lives in Cincinnati, Ohio with his wife Jennifer and three daughters.