National News Partner

Another Major Retailer Says It Won't Sell Guns To People Under 21

One of the largest grocery store chains in the nation says it will stop selling guns and ammunition to people under 21.

Kroger said its decision is in response to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida. The company sells weapons and ammunition at its Fred Meyer stores.

Kroger joins the ranks of Dick's Sporting Goods and Walmart. Dick's said Wednesday it's raising the minimum age for firearm sales and said it's done selling assault-style weapons.

Walmart said it won't sell firearms and ammunition to anyone under 21.

Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN.

Trending stories at

Watch Newsy Everywhere

Mobile Apps

See All Apps
download newsy apple download newsy android

Streaming TV Devices

See All Devices
stream newsy roku stream newsy amazon stream newsy apple tv