Whole Foods

Whole Foods Has A Big Problem: Everyone Else Copied Whole Foods

Whole Foods was once a novel experience — a grocery wonderland where everything from organic tortilla chips to locally-grown salad greens made you feel <i>good at last!</i> about eating again.<p>It was a unique enough niche to fuel the company's growth for decades. But the niche was tempting enough that …

Nutrition

6 Things You Need To Know Today (April 27)

1. A bunch of scientists walked into a bar...and studied drunk people.<p>Researchers in Germany conducted a study that linked binge drinking to abnormal …

Wellness

8 Rules For Shopping At Whole Foods Without Breaking The Bank, According To Nutritionists

That salad bar habit has got to go.<p>While Whole Foods can be a convenient one-stop shop for all things delicious and nutritious, they don't call it …

Eating

Whole Foods Has Gone Above and Beyond to Protect Goose Who Laid Eggs in Parking Lot

Every plant-based eater or even those that don’t eat 100 percent plant-based, know that Whole Foods is an awesome place to shop. You automatically …

Vegan Recipes

What Is Going on at Whole Foods?

The retailer is struggling to compete with other grocers<p>Whole Foods, the first national grocery store chain to champion organic products, market wellness as a retail category, and sell three stalks of asparagus in a bottle of water for $6, is going through a tough time. Business at the grocer has …

Retail

Sprouts Farmers Market - Stay The Course, As Market Fundamentals Are Set To Improve

Recently, Sprouts has been trading based on speculative preliminary buyout discussions; consolidation in the grocery market is expected to …

Stocks

Having a virtual reality experience at Whole Foods’ new 365 stores

With just a handful of its new 365 by Whole Foods stores up and running, it’s hard – if not downright impossible – for all 87,000 Whole Foods Market …

Virtual Reality

Could a Rival Grocery Chain Buy Whole Foods?

Whole Foods, you may have heard, isn’t doing so hot. It’s cut plans to triple its store count, had its foot traffic drop a “staggering” amount, and …

Eating

5 Whole Foods Hot-Bar Hacks That Will Save You Money

Nothing makes the "Whole Foods, whole paycheck" stereotype ring truer than realizing you went overboard on the hot bar and racked up a pretty serious bill. It's easy to be lured in to the plethora of options and keep piling on the meat, pasta salads, and veggies, and before you know it, you've got …

Eating

Press Digest from FN

A round-up of stories making the news this morning...<p>Initial reports reveal massive gender pay gap in UK companies<br>The gap in pay between male and …

Banking

Next Door Opens in Stapleton, Announces Longmont Location

The Boulder-grown neighborhood bistro is expanding<p>The second restaurant to open in the Eastbridge development in Stapleton after Cattivella is <b>Next Door</b>, the neighborhood bistro sister-eatery to The Kitchen. This 3,100 square foot fourth iteration of the five year old concept created by co-founders …

Restaurants

Amazon Is the Biggest Risk Facing Costco

The two chains have operated in relative harmony, but one big potential move could change that.<p><b>Amazon</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) has been the biggest threat to …

Investing

Whole Foods' new low

The first Austin-area 365 by Whole Foods Market, a new lower-price concept designed to appeal to younger shoppers, debuts Wednesday, April 26. The …

Why Whole Foods Market, Inc. Shareholders Have Something to Worry About

Talk of a possible buyout doesn't eliminate these obvious threats.<p>The past few weeks have seen shares of <b>Whole Foods</b> (NASDAQ:WFM) advance over 25% on …

Investing

How Trump brought two Allen Abels together

A reporter from Brooklyn and a dairy farmer from Wisconsin, both named Allen Abel, age 67, talk about life and trade wars<p>One has milked a million …

Canada

Earth Day 2017 — and What Hilton is Doing to Help Save the Environment

When staying at a hotel or resort property, guests think about enjoying themselves on a leisurely vacation to get away from it all; or to conduct …

Sustainability

Is it Time for Whole Foods to Sell Out?

Whole Foods Market, once the most feared name in the grocery business, is now struggling to increase profits as competition has increased. The …

Wall Street

Earth Day 2017: All the Best Freebies and Deals

Celebrate Earth Day this weekend.<p>The latest in the never-ending lineup of days with freebies and deals is Earth Day, celebrated this Saturday, April …

Earth Day

What you need to know on Wall Street today

<i>U.S. President Donald Trump holds a joint news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni at the White House in Washington Thomson Reuters</i><p><b>Welcome to Finance Insider, Business Insider's summary of the top stories of the past 24 hours.</b><p>For real-time odds on the stock market's faith in …

Wall Street

Risk Arbitrage Today: Whole Foods For Kroger?

Does a Whole Foods-Kroger tie-up make sense?<p>Trading firm KCG Holdings bought out.<p>Air Methods' tender offer expires Thursday night.<p><b>Whole Foods …

Stocks

Whole Foods Is Finally Going to Lower Its Prices

That "Whole Paycheck" reputation might finally fade away.<p>Having a cart full of groceries from Whole Foods sounds great at first — it's organic, natural and maybe (if you stick to produce) good for you, too. But then you go to the register and realize you just spent your entire food budget for the …

5 Dividend Stocks to Buy in April

In industries from energy to soft drinks, there are still some stocks with good dividends available on the market today.<p>No matter what your …

Investing

Hemp foods seek high that so far has been largely elusive

Sales of hemp food products surged 44% to $129 million in 2016, but the nascent industry remains saddled with regulatory hurdles and challenges in …

Cannabis

LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

TOP STORIES<p>U.S. Farmers, Who Once Fed the World, Overtaken by New World Powers<p>GREENVILLE, Ill. -- On a pancake-flat stretch of land not far from the Mississippi River, Illinois farmer Jerry Gaffner thumbs through weather forecasts and crop reports on his tablet computer, searching for clues about …

Agriculture

Austin foodies get their fill at best Tastemakers party yet

A huge crowd gathered at the Bullock Texas State History Museum on April 19 for the sixth annual CultureMap Tastemaker Awards, our big event …

Moncton's Dolma Foods rises from the ashes and moves into new home

Dolma Foods might not officially be open yet, but customers are already making their way down the aisles<p>Hossein Barar is re-opening his grocery …

British Columbia

What Actually Happens to Your Body When: You cut out Gluten

By Meg Bellemore<p>We know people living with coeliac disease should avoid all sources of the protein Gluten, which is found in foods containing wheat, …

Gluten

Why Whole Foods Could Be a Good Fit For Amazon

Amazon reportedly considered making an offer for Whole Foods last fall. As activist investors target the grocery chain, here's why it could</b> …

Fortune 500

Whole Foods Is Reportedly Lowering Its Prices

The natural foods chain may soon feel a bit more accessible.<p>Whole Foods, the upscale natural food chain that has earned itself the nickname “Whole …

Markets

Would a Whole Foods-Target partnership work?

A Bernstein analyst suggests that a store-within-a-store partnership with Target would take advantage of customer overlap and offer advantages for …

Trends