Whole Foods to pay $500,000 in overcharging settlement

Whole Foods will pay $500,000 as part of a settlement with the Department of Consumer Affairs' investigation into the retailer’s mislabeling of pre-packaged products at NYC stores.

The settlement also requires:

  • Quarterly in-store audits of at least 50 products from 10 different departments at all NYC stores to help ensure products are accurately weighed and label and to correct all inaccuracies.
  • In the event that DCA inspectors identify mislabeled pack

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