Category Archives for The Food Industry

Amazon Acquires Whole Foods Market

August 24, 2017—Seattle, Wash. & Austin, Texas—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon and Whole Foods Market today announced that Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods Market will close on Monday August 28, 2017, and the two companies will together pursue the vision of making Whole Foods Market’s high-quality, natural and organic food affordable for everyone. As a down payment on that […]

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Consumers Look for Simple Nutrition Labels

Today’s consumer is more-likely than ever to seek out and purchase healthy foods. However, complicated nutrition labels may be making their search more difficult. In fact, a 2012 Nielsen study found that 59% of grocery shoppers find it difficult to understand the nutritional facts on product packaging. Many producers have attempted to solve this problem with […]

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2016 Expected to be an Exciting Year for eGourmet & Online Grocery Retailers

Two great articles are making us excited for a very prosperous 2016 for eGourmet and our partners! Online grocery is on the rise!Key TakeawaysOnline grocery sales are predicted to grow at a rate of 21.1% annually from 2013-2018, reaching $18 billion/year by the end of 2018.25% of U.S. adults have purchased specialty food and beverages […]

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