AUSTIN, Texas -- Executives at Whole Foods Market here last week said that earnings would fall below analysts' expectations for the year ending next September and that store openings would be cut back. ce & Co. Whole Foods executives were not available for further comment. The natural foods chain said sales in new stores were below expectations. In revealing the scaling back of store openings, the company said it will open six stores and close three, instead of opening nine and ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
 

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)
 

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.