Tag Archives: Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market Receives Market Maker of the Year Award

Whole Foods Market received the 2014 Market Maker of the Year Award during the Third Annual Start Something Champions Gala hosted by Jersey City … Continue reading

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Food Forum: The in-store experience revealed

What are shoppers looking for in a grocery store? Hint: A clean store will go a long way. By Giovanni DeMeo Shoppers today have … Continue reading

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Whole Kids Foundation Kicks Off Growing Healthy Kids Campaign

Whole Kids Foundation is kicking off back-to-school season with a goal of raising $3 million to fund salad bars and gardens for schools and … Continue reading

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From the Publisher: The secret is out

Whole Foods has led the natural/organic revolution at supermarket chains, but other companies are chipping away sales by doing things a bit differently. When … Continue reading

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Disruptive Innovation

It’s time to decide—Are you disruptive influence or just being disrupted?  Hopefully the former since these seem to be the true innovators—the gamechangers in … Continue reading

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Fighting the good-for-you fight

Retailers have their game faces on as they battle to gain market share of the organic and natural segment. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 07 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Whole Foods Honors 2014 Supplier Award Winners

Whole Foods Market has revealed the winners of its annual Supplier Awards, the company’s highest honors for producer partners that embody its mission and core … Continue reading

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The re-urbanization of America

With more consumers living in cities, retailers need to rethink their merchandising efforts. Continue reading

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Whole Foods Love: An Engaging Grocery Story

Looking for love? Just add it to your shopping list. A Florida couple recently got engaged at the Coral Gables Whole Foods. Vladimir Romannikov … Continue reading

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Winds of change

Safeway’s (Dominick’s) exit from the Chicago market poses new challenges—and opportunities—for Chicagoland residents and operators. Continue reading

Posted in 2014 01 Article Archives, Cover Stories

Take Your Turkey To-Go

Cranberry sauce, stuffing, turkey and – takeout? Thanksgiving is a holiday that most people associate with home, but not everyone is lucky enough to … Continue reading

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Amazon Enters the Retail Mainstream

For the first time, leading consumer packaged goods manufacturers ranked Amazon among the Top 10 in this year’s Kantar Retail PoweRanking study. The survey, … Continue reading

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Whole Foods Launches Whole Paws Line of Pet Food

Whole Foods Marketis introducing Whole Paws, an exclusive line of premium value pet food, that features 24 products for dogs and cats. The line … Continue reading

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Organic grows up

Consumers want to know where and how their produce is grown. The expanding organic segment is increasingly quelling their concerns—and boosting store sales. Everyday … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 09 Article Archives, Focus on Fresh

The whole shebang

By following a unique, old-fashioned approach to business, Whole Foods continues to thrive in a challenging economic environment. Continue reading

Posted in 2013 07 Article Archives, Cover Stories

On Point: Innovation’s limitations

Tesco’s Fresh & Easy flop shows there are no sure bets. Back in 2007, one of the main topics of conversation in the industry … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 07 Article Archives, Columns

Oogave Organic Soda Company Launches LOCA and Expands Distribution

Denver-based organic soda company, Oogave, has begun distribution of its new all-natural diet soda line, called LOCA, through Fresh Market stores and Whole Foods … Continue reading

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Get Involved With Jamie Oliver’s 2nd Annual Food Revolution Day

Stand up for real food today, May 17, as food revolutionaries all around the world take a stand for good food and essential cooking … Continue reading

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KIND Spices Up Award Winning Line of Snack Bars with the Addition of Two New Flavors

KIND Healthy Snacks (KIND) is kicking it up a notch (make that two notches, to be exact) with the unveil of its two newest flavors: … Continue reading

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Prepared Foods Top Strategic Imperative for Supermarkets

Rotisserie chicken may have started the trend, and Whole Foods may get credit for raising prepared foods to a new level, but these days … Continue reading

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Consumer Satisfaction in Supermarkets on the Rise

The national customer satisfaction benchmark gains 0.5% to 76.3 on a scale of 0 to 100 for the fourth quarter of 2012, according to … Continue reading

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Emerging Healthy, Low-Fat Granola Brand Bulumu Expands Distribution Through UNFI Partnership

Bulumu Granola, producer of low-fat granola cereals, will partner with United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI), the independent national distributor of natural, organic and specialty … Continue reading

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Investing in food

If you’re wondering where the next crop of entrepreneurs, or in this case eater-preneurs, is being grown for the food industry, you might want … Continue reading

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An Ayurvedic Beverage Premiers at Whole Foods

MissionRoot, an organic beverage formulated with fruits and herbs used by the ancient Indian healing practice Ayurveda, are now available at 20 Whole Foods … Continue reading

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Whole Foods Eliminates Red-rated, Wild-caught Species

Beginning this Earth Day (April 22), Whole Foods Market will no longer carry red-rated, wild-caught fish in its seafood departments. The move, which comes … Continue reading

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