116 total results for "Whole Foods"
Retail v Wisconsin

Will Amazon dominate online grocery sales? Maybe not

| Dan Rafter

It seems like a natural progression after Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods: Consumers will buy more of their groceries online. But at least one real estate expert says that online grocery sales had been on the rise before this big move, so it’s little surprise that grocers are doing whatever they can to capture as many Internet-based custom…

Retail i Ohio

Think brick-and-mortar retail is dead? Amazon physical stores prove otherwise

| Jessica Neal

While many would argue that brick-and-mortar retail is a dying breed, we can clearly see that’s not exactly the case. Online retailer Amazon recently acquired its own physical stores with the purchase of Whole Foods and its first retail pick-up store opening in Columbus, Ohio. This is resounding proof that traditional retail is in fact aliv…

Retail v Wisconsin

The value-boosting power of Trader Joe’s

| Dan Rafter

Grocery stores remain one of the hottest retail catergories. And consumers definitely want to live near one. But which grocery store does the most to boost the value of a community? According to a recent study by ATTOM, Trader Joe's tops the list.

Retail i Ohio

Smart mall owners? They rely on technology to make their centers strong

| Dan Rafter

When analysts list the reasons why shopping malls are struggling, they inevitably point to technology. This makes sense: Tech and online shopping have certainly reshaped the shopping habits of the U.S. consumer. For many, the rise of ecommerce has made the sprawling indoor shopping mall a relic. But Brian Zrimsek, chief product officer of S…