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Grocery shopping as an experience

Grocery shopping is a personal thing. Grocery marketers would like to think they give you an experience.

We all know why we go to specific stores. 519 more words

Whole Foods CEO Hints at Launching Another Brand Under Amazon

After Amazon completes its takeover of high-end grocer Whole Foods Market, it might launch another brand with different standards, the grocery chain’s chief executive said in remarks reported in a securities filing on Monday. 385 more words

Tech

A German Grocery Store plans to expand in the U.S.

ALDI’s already has 1,650 stores here in the United States with plans to have 2,500 locations by 2022.  Now they want to offer the consumer “organic produce” and “meat raised without antibiotics.” I shop at Aldi and I find its selection of food items quite satisfying.   38 more words

Food

Whole Foods Stock Is Jumping on Rumors Albertsons Wants to Buy It

The mergers and acquisitions rumor mill continues to churn for underperforming grocery chain Whole Foods Market.

Shares of the company jumped 2% in trading Monday and continued to stay in the green in pre-market trading Tuesday after… 191 more words

Finance

This Is Walmart's New Plan to Squeeze Prices in the Face of Discount Chains

Wal-Mart Stores is running a new price-comparison test in at least 1,200 U.S. stores and squeezing packaged goods suppliers in a bid to close a pricing gap with German-based discount grocery chain Aldi and other U.S. 1,201 more words

Retail

Whole Foods Is Closing Its 3 Ready-to-Eat Meal Kitchens

Whole Foods Market said it would close three remaining regional kitchen facilities as part of an ongoing plan to streamline its operations.

The three kitchen facilities are in Everett, Massachusetts, Landover, Maryland and Atlanta, a company spokeswoman said in an emailed statement. 162 more words

Retail