Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market, Inc., with stores in the USA, Canada, and the UK, is an American foods supermarket chain specializing in natural and organic foods that first opened on September 20, 1980. Whole Foods Market is headquartered in Austin, Texas. Founder John Mackey currently serves as the CEO of the publicly traded company.
Posts about Whole Foods
    • How 5 Brands Use Geo-Targeting to Fuel In-Store Sales

      Nothing’s worse than seeing an ad for sunscreen on a rainy day in Seattle. By serving mobile ads based on users’ geographic locations, brands can avoid these types of blunders and hone in on the type of hyper-specific messaging that boosts engagement and click-through rates. Seeking to bridge the online and offline experience, enterprise marketers are increasing their spendin ...

      Stephanie Miles/ Street Fightin How To's- 19 readers -
    • What Will Amazon Do With Whole Foods?

      It’s been nearly two months since Amazon announced its intent to acquire the Whole Foods chain for $13.4 billion — or $13.7 billion according to some sources. Whatever the figure, the acquisition, expected to close later this year upon regulatory approval, is by far the largest in Amazon’s history, and represents a watershed moment in the overall history of online retail.

      Damian Rollison/ Street Fight- 16 readers -
  • Street Fight Daily: Instagram Steals Snap’s Business, Google Wades Further into Local

    … Kingdom as part of its distribution network. LBMA Podcast: Patron + Foursquare, Snap’s Map, Verve Acquires Matchinguu (Street Fight) This Week in Location Based Marketing is a weekly video podcast from the Location Based Marketing Association with Asif Khan and Aubriana Lopez. On the show: FlyBuy app, Nomadic VR, IKEA teams with Apple. And Special Guest: Rob Woodbridge. Get Street Fight Daily in your inbox! Subscribe to our newsletter. …

    Street Fightin Social Google- 23 readers -
  • Are we headed for a retail duopoly?

    … Wal-Mart is the number one retailer in the US with a substantial web presence. They see Amazon as their greatest competitor. Amazon is the number one online retailer and they’ve been looking to get into the physical retail space. They see Wal-Mart as their greatest competitor. Now, Amazon is firing a shot across Wal-Mart’s bow…

    Greg's Corner- 14 readers -
  • 10 Top Location-Based Marketing Campaigns of 2015

    … and a 500 percent increase in mobile site traffic — and brought in more than a few new patients, too. Thinknear and Whole Foods Geo-Conquest Rival Grocers: The gourmet uber-market used location data to improve post-click conversion rates for its mobile ads, while edging out local competitors. It tapped Thinknear to place geofences around a number…

    Street Fightin EMail- 47 readers -
  • Mobile Marketing: What Forwardfacing Marketers Are Considering

    … among users. Whole Foods recently announced that about 1% of its transactions were now through Apple Pay. Also, a post today on Apple Insider stated that Bank Of America customers have activated 1.1 million cards on Apple Pay. Overall, Forrester predicts that between all of the mobile commerce systems (Paypal, Apple Pay, Google Wallet, Venmo…

    Internet Marketing Ninjas Blogin Mobile- 22 readers -
  • 3 agencies that specialize in cause marketing

    …, and John Mackey, the founder of Whole Foods, found that companies that embraced a progressive cause of some sort performed 10 times better than their counterparts. Indeed, nearly a quarter (21 percent) of American consumers “often or always” bought one brand over another in the past year because it is more responsible, according to a 2014 report…

    Tanya Dua/ Digiday- 30 readers -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!
More from around the web