AUSTIN, Texas -- Whole Foods Market here said core retail sales rose 24.5% to $425.1 million in the 12-week second quarter ended April 9. ales grew 23.7% to $957 million, core net income rose 11.5% to $25.3 million, and comparable-store sales gained 8.9%. During the second quarter, Whole Foods opened four new stores, one in Michigan and three in California. The company also said it has signed leases for new stores in Denver, Boston and Phoenix, giving it a total of 26 units in development. ...

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.