Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen says the company's legal team is
ready for a fight regarding its merger with Albertsons. "Kroger and Boise, Idaho-based Albertsons continue to work with the FTC over the merger, and McMullen said everything is on
schedule," per Supermarket News. "The grocery chief also believes the best professional advisors are being used and told Bloomberg when it is all said and done a Kroger, Albertsons
partnership would create a healthy environment with lower prices."