Natural Food Stores http://supermarketnews.com/taxonomy/term/27800/more en Distributor opens first Harvest Natural Market http://supermarketnews.com/deli/distributor-opens-first-harvest-natural-market <div class="node-body article-body">Harvest Natural Market — a retail operation from Atlas Group, a Houston-based natural food distributor — has opened its first store in Katy, Texas, with at least four more scheduled to open.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/deli/distributor-opens-first-harvest-natural-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/deli/distributor-opens-first-harvest-natural-market#comments Produce & Floral Deli Organic & Natural Meals Natural Food Stores Sustainability Meat Seafood Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:41:00 +0000 524391 at http://supermarketnews.com Analysts concerned about Whole Foods' future http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/analysts-concerned-about-whole-foods-future <div class="node-body article-body">Wall Street analysts are expressing concerns over the near-term future of Whole Foods Market, forecasting the possibility of negative comparable-store sales growth and questioning the company’s decision to open smaller-format stores.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/analysts-concerned-about-whole-foods-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/analysts-concerned-about-whole-foods-future#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Small Format Supermarket Whole Foods Market Thu, 30 Jul 2015 21:50:00 +0000 524171 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods feels like victim after NYC audits http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-feels-victim-after-nyc-audits <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market feels victimized by the national publicity resulting from a weights and measures audit in New York City that uncovered over-charging at nine of its stores there, John Mackey, co-CEO, told investors Wednesday.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-feels-victim-after-nyc-audits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/whole-foods-feels-victim-after-nyc-audits#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Registration Whole Foods Market Thu, 30 Jul 2015 05:45:00 +0000 524061 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods to open five 365 locations in 2016 http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-open-five-365-locations-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market said it expects to open the first five units of its new, smaller format — 365 by Whole Food Markets — in the second half of next year and to double thae number of openings the following year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-open-five-365-locations-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-open-five-365-locations-2016#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Whole Foods Market Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:42:00 +0000 524051 at http://supermarketnews.com Sources: Kehe to gain New Seasons account http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/sources-kehe-gain-new-seasons-account <div class="node-body article-body">United Natural Foods, which a week ago acknowledged it was losing a $400 million natural and organic food distribution account with Albertsons to rival Kehe, evidently is losing another significant customer, SN has learned.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/sources-kehe-gain-new-seasons-account" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/sources-kehe-gain-new-seasons-account#comments News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores New Seasons Market United Natural Foods Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:59:00 +0000 523901 at http://supermarketnews.com New Seasons sets Seattle debut http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/new-seasons-sets-seattle-debut <div class="node-body article-body">New Seasons Market said Wednesday it plans to open its first store in the Seattle marketplace at a former Albertsons on Mercer Island, with an opening planned for fall 2016.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/new-seasons-sets-seattle-debut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/natural-food-stores/new-seasons-sets-seattle-debut#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores New Seasons Market Thu, 16 Jul 2015 19:31:00 +0000 523221 at http://supermarketnews.com Natural Grocers 100th store to open in Scottsdale http://supermarketnews.com/natural-grocers-100th-store-open-scottsdale <div class="node-body link-body">Scottsdale Independent — Natural Grocers will open its fifth store in Arizona on Tuesday, Aug. 11 — making it the company’s 100th store nationwide.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/natural-grocers-100th-store-open-scottsdale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Natural Food Stores Recommended Reading Wed, 08 Jul 2015 18:18:00 +0000 522731 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods acknowledges 'inadvertent' weighing errors http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-acknowledges-inadvertent-weighing-errors <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods Market officials on Wednesday acknowledged that the chain had made “inadvertent” weighing and measuring errors at its New York City stores and detailed a plan to reduce those incidents including increased training, engaging a third party to monitor progress, and offering customers a free-item guarantee.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-acknowledges-inadvertent-weighing-errors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/retail-financial/whole-foods-acknowledges-inadvertent-weighing-errors#comments Latest News Retail & Financial Natural Food Stores Registration Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:25:00 +0000 522171 at http://supermarketnews.com Taking Sides: Is Whole Foods on the right track with its new store concept? http://supermarketnews.com/small-format-supermarket/taking-sides-whole-foods-right-track-its-new-store-concept <div class="node-body article-body">Whole Foods plans to launch 365 by Whole Foods Market, a new chain of small-format, value-priced stores. Is this the right strategy for the natural food chain?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/small-format-supermarket/taking-sides-whole-foods-right-track-its-new-store-concept" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://supermarketnews.com/small-format-supermarket/taking-sides-whole-foods-right-track-its-new-store-concept#comments Natural Food Stores Small Format Supermarket 365 Whole Foods Market Online Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:45:00 +0000 521961 at http://supermarketnews.com Whole Foods faces NYC probe after investigators found ‘worst case of overcharges’ http://supermarketnews.com/whole-foods-faces-nyc-probe-after-investigators-found-worst-case-overcharges <div class="node-body link-body">NY Daily News — The city has launched a probe of Whole Foods Markets after investigators nabbed the upscale food purveyor for routinely overcharging customers on groceries during dozens of inspections dating back to at least 2010, the Daily News has learned.</div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://supermarketnews.com/whole-foods-faces-nyc-probe-after-investigators-found-worst-case-overcharges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Natural Food Stores Recommended Reading Thu, 25 Jun 2015 21:12:00 +0000 521671 at http://supermarketnews.com