Amazon introduces special discount program in Whole Foods prices for Prime customers

​Amazon.com Inc and Whole Foods Market are making a surgical strike in the already brutal grocery price war. On Wednesday, Whole Foods debuted a much-anticipated loyalty program that offers special discounts to Prime customers, including 10 percent off hundreds of sale items and rotating weekly specials such as $10 per pound off wild-caught halibut steaks.… Read More Amazon introduces special discount program in Whole Foods prices for Prime customers

Walmart set to expand grocery delivery services in rivalry to Amazon’s Whole Foods

Walmart Inc. will expand its grocery home delivery services to more than 100 metro areas this year from an existing six cities as the retailer steps up a fight against rival Amazon.com Inc. Walmart said on Wednesday the service would be rolled out to more than 40 percent of U.S. households by the end of… Read More Walmart set to expand grocery delivery services in rivalry to Amazon’s Whole Foods

Amazon set to launch grocery delivery service in France

U.S. e-commerce giant Amazon aims to launch its grocery delivery service in France as part of global ambitions to expand in food retail, though the move is not imminent, its general manager for France said in a newspaper interview. Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods in the United States last year has prompted speculation that it… Read More Amazon set to launch grocery delivery service in France

Amazon Inc. set to acquire Whole Foods Market in $13.7billion deal

Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would buy Whole Foods Market Inc for $13.7 billion, in an embrace of brick-and-mortar stores that could turn the high-end grocer into a mass-market merchant and upend the already struggling U.S. retail industry. Amazon used aggressive pricing to become an e-commerce retail juggernaut and has recently been experimenting with… Read More Amazon Inc. set to acquire Whole Foods Market in $13.7billion deal