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Kroger to hire 10,000 nationwide, including in Sacramento region

The Kroger supermarket chain announced Monday it was hiring 10,000 workers across stores nationwide.

Officials declined to say how many jobs might be added in the Sacramento region.

Cincinnati-based Kroger operates 2,796 retail grocery stores across the country under various brands. In California, the company’s stores operate under the Ralphs, Food 4 Less, and Foods Co labels.

Richard Chang: 916-321-1018, @RichardYChang