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April 10, 2014

Wal-Mart will carry Wild Oats organic food items later in April with a new, more affordable price point on products covering a broad variety of categories.

Bentonville, Ark. – Wal-Mart will carry Wild Oats organic food items later in April with a new, more affordable price point on products covering a broad variety of categories. Wal-Mart estimates customers will save 25% or more when comparing Wild Oats to national brand organic products.

February 14, 2011

Supermarket veteran Mike Gilliland, the founder, chairman and CEO of Sunflower Farmers Markets, was arrested after being charged in an undercover child-prostitution sting and has resigned, according to reports. Gilliland also was a founder of Wild Oats Market.

New York City -- Supermarket veteran Mike Gilliland, the founder, chairman and CEO of Sunflower Farmers Markets, was arrested after being charged in an undercover child-prostitution sting and has resigned, according to reports. Gilliland also was a founder of Wild Oats Market.

Chris Sherrell was named acting CEO following Gilliland’s resignation on Saturday, Sunflower Farmers Market said on its website. Gilliland also quit his post on the Phoenix-based Sunflower’s company's board of directors.’

November 3, 2010

(November 1, 2010) Being all things to all people is a sure-fire recipe for failure in today’s segmented retail environment. And no one seems to understand this better than the expanding class of grocery chains focused on natural and organic products.

October 31, 2010

Being all things to all people is a sure-fire recipe for failure in today’s...

June 20, 2010

The Federal Trade Commission has cleared the sale of some Whole Foods Market assets that...

March 7, 2010

Whole Foods Market investors will vote on Monday on a proposal that would make it...

January 28, 2009

The Federal Trade Commission on Thursday agreed to suspend part of its challenge against Whole...

January 25, 2009

A Washington, D.C., appeals court on Friday denied a motion by Whole Foods Market against...

January 15, 2009

Whole Foods Market Inc. said it resubmitted its petition against the Federal Trade Commission in...

January 11, 2009

On Monday it was announced that the Federal Trade Commission is asking a federal judge...

December 31, 2008

Supermarket veteran Mike Gilliland, who founded Wild Oats Market in 1987, is on a mission:...

December 8, 2008

Whole Foods Market filed a federal lawsuit Monday against the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), claiming...

November 20, 2008

Whole Foods Market lost a bid on Friday for a larger panel of judges to...

August 5, 2008

Whole Foods Market said Tuesday that its third-quarter net income dropped more than 30% largely...

July 28, 2008

A federal appeals court on Tuesday overturned a lower court ruling from last year that...

May 13, 2008

Whole Foods Market Inc. said Tuesday that sales surged in the second quarter but absorbing...

April 27, 2008

Whole Foods Market said on Friday that Securities and Exchange Commission staffers have concluded a...

April 22, 2008

In an unexpected and unusual move, the U.S. government is once again challenging Whole Foods...

March 10, 2008

Shareholders of Whole Foods Market rejected a proposal Monday to create separate roles for the...

December 31, 2007

It wasn’t too long ago that health-food and organic-food stores generally were drab storefronts,...

November 20, 2007

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November 6, 2007

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October 23, 2007

Washington, D.C., Federal...

October 7, 2007

Austin, Texas, Whole...

October 1, 2007

Austin, Texas, Whole...