Whole Foods

Every Single Whole Foods Holiday Product In Stores This Season

Every Single Holiday Product at Whole Foods This Season<p>Adding them all to the shopping list right now.<p>December 13, 2017<p>I always make the mistake of …

Dessert

Target acquisition brings same-day delivery to stores in early 2018

If it wasn't already obvious that Target is nervous about Amazon, it is now. Target has acquired <i>another</i> same-day delivery startup, Shipt, for a cool $550 million. The deal should speed up Target's plans to offer same-day delivery in its stores. It's expecting to have the feature available in half …

eCommerce

12-day cheese deal at Whole Foods is a slice of holiday heaven

Nothing says indulgence like a rich cheese and bottle of wine. If you want to learn more about cheese and wine pairings (and on a budget), Whole …

Texas

Whole Foods will debut its affordable offshoot in Fort Greene next month

This will be Whole Foods Market 365’s first East Coast location<p>Whole Foods’ slightly affordable chain of grocery stores, Whole Foods Market 365, will debut its first East Coast location on January 31, 2018 the company announced on Wednesday.<p>In January this year we learned that the store would open …

Brooklyn

Amazon launches free same-day shipping for Prime members

Amazon has a holiday gift for its Prime members.<p>The online retailer has launched free one-day and same-day delivery for Prime members for the …

Amazon

Target is about to give its customers same-day delivery

Target is doubling down on its efforts to compete with Amazon and Walmart with the purchase of Shipt, a same-day delivery company that specializes in groceries.<p>The Minneapolis-based chain on Wednesday said it would pay $550 million in cash for the technology company, and that it will begin offering …

Trends

Why Instacart May Be Wal-Mart and Amazon's Biggest Rival

The delivery service has made some powerful friends.<p>If the enemy of my enemy is my friend, then Instacart may soon have a whole lot of friends.<p>To be …

Investing

Target pops on news of its latest acquisition to fend off Amazon (TGT)

• <b>Target's stock jumped on the news it acquired the Alabama-based delivery startup Shipt for</b> <b>$550 million.</b>• <b><br>Retailers have been finding ways to respond to the threat of Amazon's entrance into the grocery business.</b>• <b><br>Check out Target's stock price in real time here.</b><p>Target's stock jumped on Wednesday, up …

Business

Walmart Has Struck a Chord With Online Grocery Sales in China

The house that Sam Walton built is getting increasingly effective at leveraging its strengths for omnichannel retail.<p>Don't look now, but <b>Walmart</b> …

Stocks

Biggest Food Story of 2017: Amazon Gobbles up Whole Foods

Amazon buying Whole Foods Market was the most-remembered food industry story of 2017, with 60 percent of U.S. adults aware of the acquisition, a …

Advertising Industry

The Amazon-Whole Foods Deal Is Turning Out to be Good for Delivery Startups

When Amazon.com Inc. acquired Whole Foods as part of its attack on the supermarket industry, it looked like a crushing blow for grocery-delivery …

Trends

10 Best Snacks To Get at Whole Foods For Under $5

Whole Foods does't need to break the bank.<p>December 11, 2017<p>The idea of shopping at Whole Foods can be intimidating because of their often high …

Eating

The Best Whole Foods Prepared Foods (and How to Make Your Dollar Stretch)

When it comes to eating a well-rounded, comforting, and healthy meal on a busy night, you can't beat the Whole Foods prepared food section. That …

Eating

Here's What You Should Be Buying At Wegmans

Wegmans is a supermarket wonderland where everyone is always nice, the employees are always in a good mood, and the food is always top notch. …

Trader Joe's

A US grocery chain is challenging Amazon in advertising

When Amazon entered the grocery business with the acquisition of Whole Foods this year, it was thought to be a supermarket killer. The grocery business was already facing competition from general retailers like Walmart that operate on larger scales and offer lower prices, and invading European …

eCommerce

Prices at Whole Foods Are Rising Despite Amazon Acquisition, According to New Report

After Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods in August, the company said it would start lowering the grocery chain’s prices. And they followed through. …

As Amazon looks for a new headquarters, its insane pace of hiring is slowing down in Seattle

• <b>Amazon has been in a hiring frenzy for years but it has slowed down hiring at its Seattle headquarters, according to reports.</b>• <b><br>Some teams in Seattle have been asked to freeze or postpone hiring and take other cost-cutting measures, employees say.</b>• <b><br>Even so, the company is looking to fill nearly 11,000</b> …

Business

Prices at Whole Foods Are Rising Again, Report Says

Earlier this year, Amazon acquired Whole Foods and the grocery buying public rejoiced at the sound of prices being cut. Folks flocked to the store …

Here Are All The Wacky Food Trends You Can Expect In 2018

After a year filled with glow-in-the-dark donuts and penis-shaped snacks, we're about to get a whole new round of wacky food trends. Yup, you can …

Which Ontario grocery retailers offer the best customer experience?

Longo’s, Farm Boy and Whole Foods are one, two and three in a ranking of Ontario supermarket customer experience by Leger.<p>One of the common features …

Customer Experience

7 major data hacks that have happened thus far in 2017

A look back at some of the breaches that grabbed headlines this year

Identity Theft

United Natural Foods Breaks Sales Record In Q1 2018

United Natural Foods posted a record high sales figure in Q1 2018. Investors should expect a new record in Q2, which includes the holiday season.<p>Cash …

Markets

15 Wines From Whole Foods That Will Knock Your Socks Off

Picture this: you're trying to get everything ready for a fabulous party, but you're crunched for time (OK, you don't have to picture this — we have all been here). You stop at Whole Foods to get some party staples and are thinking about all the other stops you have to make and things you have to …

Rosé

How to Get Groceries at Disney World

You're going to Disney World! Let the budgeting begin. Most visitors spend the bulk of their vacation dollars just getting in the door at the …

Travel

We Tried All The Whole Foods Holiday Snacks – & Here Are Our Favorites

Whole Foods is quick on its way to becoming one of our must-hit holiday food destinations. The grocery chain recently announced lowered prices on a …

Christmas

From Family Recipe to National Brand With $8 Million in Revenues in 6 Years

Landing a 'Shark' is only half the story for Brazi Bites co-founder Junea Rocha.<p><i>Former construction manager Junea Rocha grew up eating pão de queijo--a type of cheese bread--in her native country of Brazil. When Rocha came to live in the U.S., she saw that the savory cheese bread was noticeably</i> …

Retail landlords flex muscle as stores close, and Starbucks, Whole Foods emerge as losers

Starbucks and Amazon-owned Whole Foods are the latest victims of retail landlords pushing back against companies shuttering stores and trying to …

Trends

Brooklyn Week In Review

It was a busy week in Brooklyn. Here are the top headlines.<p>BROOKLYN, NEW YORK — Here is Patch's weekly review of the headlines in and around the …

New York City

A healthful lifestyle start with diet-friendly snacks: 4 to try

It’s almost time to renew those New Year’s “eat right” resolutions. Luckily, there are smart ways to indulge. Whether you have a sweet tooth or seek the gratifying crunch of something salty, stores are increasingly filled with healthier versions of forbidden junk foods, including less sugar, no …

Eating

Holiday-themed haul ranking sweets from Whole Foods

Taste Test: 8 Limited-Edition Holiday Snacks<p>Fa la la la lots of sugar<p>December 09, 2017<p>December has officially arrived. In other words, we have …

Christmas