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.
Whole Foods Rethinks Expansion As Sales FallWhole Foods is hitting the brakes on its ambitious expansion plans as sales keep dropping at existing stores. The grocer reported its sixth straight quarter of falling sales at established locations on Wednesday.
Whole Foods Fires 9 Store Managers Over Bonus Manipulation Whole Foods supermarkets says it has fired nine store managers in the mid-Atlantic region for manipulating a bonus program to their benefit.
Whole Foods Reaches $3.5M Environmental Waste SettlementWhole Foods Market Inc. has reached a $3.5 million settlement with regulators over its improper identification or mishandling of hazardous waste at stores.
Shares Of Whole Foods Weighed Down By FDA WarningWhole Foods is under heavy selling pressure this week after receiving a letter from the Food and Drug Administration about unsanitary conditions at one of its plants.
Pastor Who Accused Whole Foods Of Slur On Cake Drops LawsuitA gay Texas pastor who sued Whole Foods after he bought a cake that he alleged had a slur written on it in icing has dropped his lawsuit against the grocer.
UPDATE: Pastor Suing Whole Foods In Financial TroubleCourt documents show Jordan Brown is being sued for defaulting on nearly $28,000 in student loans.