Profile: Whole Foods Market Inc (WFM.OQ)
Whole Foods Market, Inc., incorporated on August 15, 1978, is engaged in the business of natural and organic foods supermarket. As of September 25, 2016, the Company operated 456 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Its stores have an average size of approximately 39,000 square feet, and are supported by its distribution centers, bake house facilities, commissary kitchens, seafood-processing facilities, a produce procurement center, and a specialty coffee and tea procurement and roasting operation, among others. It offers over 30,000 organic stock keeping units (SKUs), covering various areas of its store, including produce, packaged goods, bulk, frozen, dairy, meat, bakery, prepared foods, coffee, tea, beer, wine, cheese, nutritional supplements, vitamins, body care, pet foods and household goods.
The Company's brands include 365 Everyday Value, Allegro Coffee, Whole Foods Market, Whole Paws, and Engine 2 Plant-Strong. It also offers approximately 400 temporary exclusives. It purchases produce grown locally on over 1,400 farms in the United States. Its stores include sit-down eating areas and customer service booths, and offer special services, such as personal shopping, online ordering and home delivery through customer service or Instacart. Its urban stores offer sit-down wine bars and tap rooms featuring local, and craft beer and wine.
Whole Foods Market Inc
550 Bowie St
AUSTIN TX 78703-4644
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