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Kroger to bring 650 new jobs to Blue Ash

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BLUE ASH, OH (FOX19) -

Kroger will bring 649 jobs to the City of Blue Ash for a new business administration and distribution center, company officials announced on Monday.

The nation's largest grocery retailer will received a 65 percent, 10-year Jobs Creation Tax Credit for the new center located at 6300 Creek Road. What Kroger describes as its new "Customer Service Center of Excellence," will be located at 9997 Carver Road.

“Our investments in Blue Ash will create more jobs and opportunity and help us take even better care of our customers," said Mike Schlotman, Kroger's senior vice president and chief financial officer. 

Kroger is already the largest employer in Blue Ash and employs more than 18,000 associates in greater Cincinnati.

JobsOhio will assist filling positions for the $46 million expansion. 

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