WASHINGTON, D.C., June 15, 2018 – Marc Perrone, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW), made the following statement regarding changes at Whole Foods in the year since they were acquired by Amazon.
The same concerns about the future of Thrifty ice cream surfaced in 2015 when Walgreens announced it would buy rival drugstore chain Rite Aid in a $9.41-billion cash deal. While some fretted the acquisition would result in a gigantic company with thousands of stores, others focused on what it would mean for their favorite ice cream, which is beloved for its cheap price, quirky flavors and widespread availability at the drug stores.
Survey finds preference for in-person purchases, high satisfaction with supermarkets
May 25, 2018 -- For most U.S. consumers, it will take a big change in shopping behaviors and attitudes to shift their grocery purchases online, according to a new study by Morning Consult.