Amazon Buying Whole Foods In $13.7 Billion Deal Online juggernaut Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, including debt.
Bay Area Food For Families Drive Gets UnderwayEach day, thousands of Bay Area families are stretched beyond their financial limits. Often they are forced to choose between buying groceries, paying the rent or buying medicine. Many households that receive weekly groceries through the Food Bank include at least one working adult. Hunger frequently strikes the most vulnerable people in our communities. Here's how you can help this holiday season.
Whole Foods Cutting 1,500 Jobs Whole Foods Market Inc. announced it will cut about 1,00 jobs over the next 2 months.
PETA Sues Whole Foods, Alleges Deception In Animal Welfare Rating SystemAn animal protection organization sued Whole Foods Market Inc. in federal court in San Jose Monday, accusing the natural foods grocery chain of deceiving customers in its claims of humane treatment of animals and poultry raised for meat.
Whole Foods Hiring New Security Firm After Firing Guard For Alleged Assault On CustomerA spokesman for Whole Foods Market says they're hiring a new security firm for their Oakland store near Lake Merritt after an armed security guard allegedly assaulted a customer Thursday night.
Oakland Whole Foods Market Security Guard Fired After Violent Encounter With ShopperA security guard for Whole Foods Market in Oakland has been suspended after a violent incident allegedly took place Thursday night between the guard and a shopper, a Whole Foods spokesperson said.
Walmart, Whole Foods Urged To Sell 'Ugly' Produce At A DiscountA sanitation worker who was moved by the amount of perfectly good – but ugly-looking – fruits and vegetables getting thrown away has started a movement to get food stores to embrace the sale of the misshapen produce.
Video: Whole Foods CEOs Apologize After Investigation Reveals OverchargingWhole Foods Market's CEOs apologized Thursday for pricing issues at its stores, a week after a New York investigation found that the natural food grocer routinely overcharged for prepackaged fruits, vegetables and deli meats.
USDA Inks Deal With Chobani For Greek Yogurt As Meat Substitute In School LunchesDon’t be surprised if the meat in your child’s school lunch looks more like Greek yogurt. The USDA selected Chobani to provide it’s thick, protein-rich strained yogurt to public schools nationwide, as a meat substitute.
Whole Foods Accused Of Overcharging For Packaged Food By As Much As $14Whole Foods supermarkets have been routinely overcharging customers by overstating the weight of prepackaged meat, dairy and baked goods, New York City's consumer chief said Wednesday.
A Cheaper Whole Foods Chain? Company Lays Out Plan To Court MillennialsWhole Foods is planning to open a new chain of stores that courts millennials with lower prices as it faces intensifying competition as a purveyor of organic and natural products.
Animal Rights Activists Block Off Meat Department At Whole Foods, BerkeleyAnimal rights activists used tape and other methods to stop customers from buying meat.