Retailing Crisis

Amazon to acquire Whole Foods Market for £10.8bn

Amazon acquires Whole Foods Market for £10.8bn

Amazon will acquire US organic retailer Whole Foods Market in a £10.8bn ($13.7bn) deal, the retailer revealed on Friday (June 16).

Tesco was working with suppliers to keep prices low for customers, it said (Tesco PLC/Flickr)

Tesco ‘working with suppliers’ to keep prices low

Food and grocery sales are forecasted to grow by 15%, boosted by online and discounters

Food sales boosted by online and discounters: IGD

Manufacturers must take advantage of millennial's demand for food-to-go

Food-to-go opportunity after millennial demand

The Co-op pledged to source 100% British own-label frozen meat

The Co-op commits to 100% British frozen meat

Mackie's of Scotland will stock its honeycomb ice cream in Sainsbury

Ice cream maker in £700,000 deal to supply Sainsbury

Greggs reported a 7.5% rise in total sales

Greggs sales rise 7.5% as it concludes job cut talks

Morrisons reported a 3.4% rise in group like-for-like sales

Morrisons thanks food makers after sales rise

Sainsbury's food division remains resilient, said group chief executive Mike Coupe

Sainsbury’s food is ‘resilient’ as profits fall

Morrisons is in 'much better shape' than it has been for some time, analysts said

Morrisons is in ‘much better shape’: analyst

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