Grocery Stores http://wunc.org en Kroger Is Buying Harris Teeter Supermarkets For $2.5 Billion http://wunc.org/post/kroger-buying-harris-teeter-supermarkets-25-billion <p>Two of the largest grocery store chains in North Carolina announced their merger Tuesday.&nbsp; Kroger is buying North Carolina-based Harris Teeter in a deal worth $2.5 billion.&nbsp; Kroger will also pay cash for all of Harris Teeter's outstanding shares for $49.38 per share.</p><p>Kroger CFO Mike Schlotman told investors today there are no plans to close any Harris Teeter supermarkets or remove the banner from buildings. Tue, 09 Jul 2013 21:04:36 +0000 Leoneda Inge 18641 at http://wunc.org Kroger Is Buying Harris Teeter Supermarkets For $2.5 Billion