Whole Foods’ expansion strategy raises questions

Whole Foods’ expansion strategy raises questions

SN's Growth List 2015: Whole Foods Market

Weakening same-store sales results at Whole Foods Market, combined with the company’s announcement that it is planning a new, value-focused format, have industry observers wondering whether the company’s long-term growth strategy might be veering off course.

While its traditional, high-end locations remain highly productive relative to most conventional supermarkets, some analysts question whether it is the right format for the Millennials who represent the next generation of fo

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