Kroger has announced that they will be ending their double coupon policy in their Central Region stores. This region includes stores in Indiana, Illinois, and some stores in Missouri, Michigan, and Ohio. As of July 31st, stores in this region will be redeeming coupons at face value only.
As with the coupon policy change in the Cincinnati region, Kroger has promised lower prices and more weekly specials to counter the loss of the double coupon policy. In other news, Kroger has also announced that they have purchased the Harris Teeter chain of stores.