News You might have missed: Week of August 25th, 2017

on August 25, 2017

Amazon and Whole Foods Market announced on Thursday that Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods Market will close on Monday August 28, 2017, and the two companies are not wasting any time. Their vision is making Whole Foods Market’s high-quality, natural and organic food affordable for everyone. So, as a first step, starting Monday, Whole Foods will offer lower prices on a selection of best-selling products across its stores: Whole Trade bananas, organic avocados, organic large brown eggs, organic responsibly-farmed salmon and tilapia, organic baby kale and baby lettuce, animal-welfare-rated 85% lean ground beef, creamy and crunchy almond butter, organic Gala and Fuji apples, organic rotisserie chicken, 365 Everyday Value organic butter, and much more. Amazon Prime Members will also benefit from perks such as rewards programs, Whole Foods products being added to AmazonFresh, Prime Pantry and Prime Now and the use of Amazon Lockers in store.

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