Whole Foods Says Customer Payment Information Was HackedWhole Foods says the credit and debit card information of customers who bought meals or drinks at its in-store restaurants or bars have been exposed to hackers.
Grocery Shoppers Want Low Prices & One-Stop ShoppingGrocery stores are competing fiercely to attract shoppers. Traditional supermarket chain Kroger stressed earlier this year that it does not plan to "lose on price." Target is spending billions to remodel its stores.
Now At Whole Foods: Cheaper Milk, 'Farm Fresh' Amazon EchoAmazon kicked off its first day as the owner of Whole Foods by slashing prices, adding its logo on signs and setting up a stand of "farm fresh" Amazon Echo voice-assistant devices by store entrances.
Amazon To Cut Prices On Whole Foods ItemsAmazon plans to use its deep pockets to make big changes at Whole Foods, saying that it will cut prices on bananas, eggs, salmon, beef and more when it completes its $13.7 billion takeover next week.
Amazon To Close On Whole Foods Buyout MondayAmazon will close its $13.7 billion buyout of Whole Foods on Monday, and plans to cut prices on grocery staples. Looking ahead, Amazon hopes to give Prime members special savings and other in-store benefits.
Whole Foods Shareholders Say Yes To Amazon DealWhole Foods shareholders voted to bless a union with Amazon that the organic grocery chain's CEO called "love at first sight." The approval on Wednesday is one of the steps required to close the deal.
Some Shoppers Fret When Companies Take Over Favorite BrandsThe latest: Amazon's move to purchase Whole Foods has spurred worries about a decline in quality and ethical standards, or that the store will become like other supermarkets.
Small Food Makers Wonder About Amazon-Whole Foods ImpactAmong the many questions being asked about Amazon's intended purchase of Austin-based Whole Foods is one from small and medium-sized food manufacturers: How might this deal affect me?
Amazon To Buy Austin-Based Whole Foods In $13.7 Bil DealOnline giant Amazon is buying Austin-based Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, a strong move to expand its growing reach into groceries.
German Grocer Aldi Plans U.S. ExpansionLow-cost grocery chain Aldi said it plans to add more stores in the U.S. over the next five years, meaning more competition for traditional grocers, Walmart and organics-focused chains like Whole Foods.
Whole Foods Shakes Up Board As Sales Figure Keeps FallingWhole Foods is announcing a board shake-up and cost-cutting plans as it fights to hold onto shoppers amid intensifying competition.
Suddenly Stale, Whole Foods Faces Investor Pressure To Boost StockAn activist investor company has upped its stake in Whole Foods Market as the hedge fund looks topush for a sale of the company that has been losing ground in the natural and organic niche it popularized.