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  • Amazon cuts Whole Foods prices for Prime members in new grocery showdown

    (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and Whole Foods Market are making a surgical strike in the already brutal grocery price war. On Wednesday, Whole Foods debuted a much-anticipated loyalty program that offers special discounts to Prime customers, including 10 percent off hundreds of sale items and rotating weekly specials...
  • How the Amazon Whole Foods Acquisition Will Disrupt Food Marketing

    There has been much speculation since Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods was announced in June. Commentators have been debating what Amazon will do with that footprint or customer base. Is this hopeful or the end of civilization? While Whole Foods has already dropped prices and begun stocking Amazon Echoes...
  • Kale to go: Amazon to roll out delivery at Whole Foods

    Updated 10:39 am, Thursday, February 8, 2018 Now Playing: Amazon to Start Whole Foods Deliveries in Four Cities The tech giant will offer free, two hour delivery from the supermarket to Prime members in Austin, Cincinnati, Dallas and Virginia Beach. The new deal will go into effect on Thursday. Prime...
  • Amazon cutting prices of turkey, canned pumpkin for Thanksgiving at Whole Foods

    Whole Foods has cut prices on holiday staples and other groceries, Amazon announced Wednesday. Customers will be able to purchase organic or non-antibiotic turkeys at a reduced price of $3.49 per pound and $2.49 per pound, respectively. Members of Amazon Prime will save an additional 50 cents per pound...
  • Whole Foods Hit By Hackers!

    PHILADELPHIA (CNN) — Another day, another cybersecurity breach. Whole Foods Market — which was recently acquired by tech giant Amazon — said Thursday that hackers were able to gain access to credit card information for customers who made purchases at some of its in-store taprooms and restaurants. The company...
  • Victoria Secret’s “Angel” once charged with shoplifting chocolate bars

    This new lingerie “Angel” has a secret: She was once busted for shoplifting chocolate bars at a Whole Foods in Tribeca. Stunning Dutch treat Roosmarijn de Kok, 21, was awarded her wings — guaranteeing her a spot on the runway of Victoria’s Secret’s annual event — at the company’s...
  • Amazon officially owns Whole Foods; here are the products that are getting marked down

    Amazon has officially sealed the deal with Whole Foods, and the promised price cuts are already hitting grocery stores. Bananas for 49 cents a pound, anyone? Marked down from 79 cents, that’s more comparable with other supermarket chains. The organic variety goes for 69 cents a pound in a...
  • Amazon to cut prices on Whole Foods staples like eggs, beef

    NEW YORK –  Amazon plans to use its deep pockets to make big changes at Whole Foods, saying it will cut prices on bananas, eggs, salmon, beef and more when it completes its $13.7 billion takeover next week. Helping Whole Foods win back customers who found “good enough” organic...
  • Wall Street bails on Target after Amazon’s deal for Whole Foods

    A difficult year for Target is getting worse. Wall Street is now more worried about Amazon’s threat to Target after the e-commerce giant’s $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods Market.Target shares fell 5 percent Friday on the news of the deal. The stock is down 29.5 percent this...