groceries

Fresh Food Fight
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Hadas Kuznits
June 12, 2019 - 4:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Nothing brings vendors together like a very public food fight. Reading Terminal Market hosted the semifinal round of its Fresh Food Fight Wednesday — a creative, competitive effort to bring in different merchants to the terminal. The market hosted the contest because...
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Walmart, Amazon and grocery chains hope to tap into a lucrative new market: Food stamps recipients who want to shop for groceries online.
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April 18, 2019 - 9:29 pm
By Nathaniel Meyersohn and Tami Luhby, CNN Business (CNN) -- Walmart, Amazon and grocery chains like ShopRite hope to tap into a lucrative new market: Food stamp recipients who want to shop for groceries online. For the first time, the US Department of Agriculture has given the green light for...
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Amazon has trained its Prime members to expect low prices. So naturally those shoppers have been reluctant to dish out for expensive groceries at Whole Foods.
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April 03, 2019 - 12:08 pm
By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) -- Amazon has trained its Prime members to expect low prices. So naturally those shoppers have been reluctant to dish out for expensive groceries at Whole Foods. Amazon bought Whole Foods in 2017 for nearly $14 billion to gain entry into the $860 billion...
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Philabundance.
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Antionette Lee
January 28, 2019 - 9:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A local organization needs volunteers to help transport food donations from grocery stores to people who need it. Melissa Simmons of Philabundance says their Grocers Against Hunger program partners with nearly 300 grocery stores in the area. "And we go in and we are...
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Whole Foods Prime Perks
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August 08, 2018 - 1:22 pm
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) -- It's getting pretty hard to shop at Whole Foods without an Amazon Prime membership. The Amazon-owned grocery chain is adding curbside pickup for members of its $119 per year membership. Customers can shop Whole Foods' selection in the Prime Now app or website, and...
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Amazon Prime Now delivery
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John McDevitt
June 12, 2018 - 1:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As of Tuesday, the Philadelphia region is among 14 metropolitan areas throughout the country where online grocery shoppers can get free two-hour delivery of products from Whole Foods Market. The service is proovided by Amazon's Prime Now . "We are going to be...
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Dreamstime
Ian Bush
June 11, 2018 - 9:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tens of thousands of products are hitting grocery store shelves with a special label that won't leave you squinting at the fine print. We're used to seeing nutrition facts and ingredient information on product packaging, but what if you need to know more? "Consumers...
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June 11, 2018 - 8:59 am
By Jordan Valinsky (CNN Money) -- Now even more Amazon Prime members can save extra money at Whole Foods. The grocery chain will expand its Prime-exclusive discounts to 10 new states Wednesday. The perks program includes an extra 10% off sale items and rotating deals for members of Amazon's $119-a-...
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