Whole Foods

Thought Leaders

Whole Foods Co-Founder John Mackey Talks His New Health and Wellness Venture, What He'd Tell His 24-Year-Old Self, and the 2 Types of Entrepreneurs

The 69-year-old businessman's next entrepreneurial act, Love.Life, is here — and he's having a lot of fun in startup mode.

Business News

Amazon Tech Will Let You Pay at Whole Foods in the Most Organic Way Possible — With a Scan of Your Hand

Amazon announces its national roll-out of pay-with-palm tech at all Whole Foods stores.

Business News

Lawsuit Alleges Pickle Brand Stole 100-Year-Old Recipe to Create Nearly Identical Product Sold in Whole Foods: 'Massive Violation of Trust'

The lawsuit claims that Patriot Pickles, which has made pickles for Wahlburgers and Whole Foods 365 brand, stole Grillo's century-old family recipe after their contract expired.


The CEO of Whole Foods Shares the 9 Tips That Help Him Run His Company for the Greater Good

Jason Buechel, CEO of Whole Foods Market, shares the best leadership advice he's picked up over the course of his career.

Business News

Whole Foods to Lay Off Hundreds of Corporate Employees in Company-Wide Restructuring of Certain Teams

The company announced on Thursday that new changes would impact employees in "different ways."

Business News

San Francisco Whole Foods Closes To 'Ensure Safety' of Employees

The San Francisco Chronicle is reporting that a man overdosed in the restroom seven months ago. The nearly 65,000-square-foot flagship had only been open for a year.

Business News

Amazon Is Now Charging a Fee For Some UPS Store Returns

The online retail giant wants $1 for some returns not made at Amazon Fresh, Whole Foods, or Kohl's.

Business News

Panera Bread Is Testing a Sci-Fi-Esque Amazon Payment System — and Privacy Concerns Abound

The tech's already been pulled from one major Colorado venue after pushback.


Amazon cerrará sus librerías y algunas tiendas físicas para dar paso a Amazon Style

El gigante del e-commerce anuncia un cambio en su estrategia de tiendas físicas y la aparición de un nuevo concepto basado en moda y accesorios.

Business News

Amazon Opens Revolutionary Whole Foods With Technology That Could Make More Than 3 Million U.S. Jobs Obsolete

The new store is using technologies similar to that of self-driving cars.

Growing a Business

In Just One Year, This Cereal Creator Grew a Multi-Million Dollar Brand That's Now Stocked in Whole Foods Nationwide

Margaret Wishingrad's journey to cereal company founder started with a simple question: If moms are the ones feeding cereal to their kids, why aren't moms the ones making it?


The CEOs of YouTube, Slack and Whole Foods All Have Liberal Arts Degrees. Here's Why That Matters

Experience in liberal and fine arts can give you a creative edge.

Business News

Warren Buffett Turned Down the Chance to Buy Whole Foods in 2017, CEO John Mackey Says

Whole Foods CEO and cofounder John Mackey and his team approached Buffett about a buyout, but the billionaire investor and head of Berkshire Hathaway said it wouldn't be a good fit.


Plant-Based in a Pinch: The Frozen Food Aisle Is Turning Vegan, Organic, and Nutritious

Cheap, nutritionally lacking foods aren't the only options in the freezer section anymore.

Business News

Amazon Opens the First Permanent Online-Only Whole Foods Store

It'll exclusively serve Brooklyn customers.