AUSTIN, Texas — Due to the earthquake in Chile, Whole Foods Market is anticipating a significant shortage of Chilean grapes through April and possibly into May. While Whole Foods vendor partners were not affected in the earthquake, the region’s infrastructure was. This will have an impact on all fresh produce supplies, especially table grapes, according to Karen Christensen, a Whole Foods produce buyer. Whole Foods has received reports that many cold storage facilities and packing plants ...
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