NEW YORK (FNS) -- Competition between Whole Foods Market and Wild Oats Markets is becoming stormier, now that they have targeted each other's core markets for expansion. oss the bow by opening a 39,000-square-foot store in Boulder, Colo., Wild Oats' home town. 'We are seeking head-to-head competition," John Mackey, Whole Foods chairman, told the second annual Healthy Living conference here. He said the chain will continue to build stores in upscale markets and acquire competitors. In a ...
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