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Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods in a Deal Worth $13.7 Billion

In June, Amazon announced it’s buying Whole Foods, the grocery store of choice for upscale, urban dwellers, for $13.7 billion. The move to invest in brick and mortar locations may seem like a confusing choice for the Internet giant who is squeezing profits from the retail industry, but this deal will allow Amazon to have […]

5 CEOs Changing the Food Industry Through Tech

With the never-ending technology boom comes more informed consumers and increased pressure for CEOs in every industry, including food, to innovate. Below are 5 of those CEOs responding very well to that pressure and propelling the food industry forward. Ronald M. Shaich, Panera Bread Over the last three years, Shaich has invested more than $120 […]