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Triangle entrepreneurs impacted by Amazon-Whole Foods marriage react

Friday’s big news – that e-commerce mammoth Amazon is buying specialty grocery Whole Foods Market – is being met with optimism by the Triangle entrepreneurs who count on the chain’s shelf space. Whole Foods Markets Inc. (Nasdaq: WFM) is Ralei.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

Blue Apron Prices IPO At Bottom Of Deeply Discounted Range

Perhaps impacted by Amazon's Whole Foods' deal, Blue Apron just priced its IPO at $10 (30 million shares). Blue Apron Holdings #IPO - $APRN.....»»

Category: worldSource: nyt14 hr. 1 min. ago

A marriage of convenience and experience: Whole Foods-Amazon deal has major implications for Publix

With Amazon.com's purchase of Whole Foods Market Inc., the grocery store of the future could be a hybrid of experiential shopping and a warehouse — a place that marries Whole Foods hallmarks like craft beer bars with Amazon's distribution capabili.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2017

Behind the Amazon-Whole Foods deal: "Love at first sight" leads to "day of pixie dust"

Whole Foods Market Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. leaders celebrated the announcement of their potential merger Friday with a "town hall meeting" that included effusive praise heaped by both sides on the other company. They hyped the deal as a marriage o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2017

Behind the deal: Amazon"s Whole Foods courtship started six weeks ago

Whole Foods Market Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. leaders celebrated the announcement of their potential merger Friday with a "town hall meeting" that included effusive praise heaped by both sides on each other. They hyped the deal as a marriage of two .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2017

Magical "pixie dust": Behind the $13.7 billion Amazon-Whole Foods deal

Whole Foods Market Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. leaders celebrated the announcement of their potential merger Friday with a "town hall meeting" that included effusive praise heaped by both sides on each other. They hyped the deal as a marriage of two .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2017

MarketWatch First Take: Investors lose appetite for Blue Apron IPO thanks to Amazon, customer data

Investors have lost their appetite for the initial public offering of meal kit delivery company Blue Apron, fearing the emergence of Amazon.com as a competitor with its acquisition of Whole Foods......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch11 hr. 16 min. ago

Meal-kit maker Blue Apron slashes IPO price

Blue Apron sharply lowered the expected price range for its initial public offering as Amazon-Whole Foods deal weighed on prospects for the meal-kit industry. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters11 hr. 46 min. ago

Investors turn down heat on Blue Apron IPO

Blue Apron, the biggest U.S. meal kit provider, raised $300 million as it went public Wednesday, but that was much less than planned, as Amazon's industry-changing deal to buy Whole Foods scared away investors......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters11 hr. 46 min. ago

Amazon.com, Inc.’s (AMZN) Whole Foods Acquisition Isn’t Perfect

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Tradi.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplace12 hr. 1 min. ago

Meal-kit maker Blue Apron goes public, demand underwhelms as Amazon looms

(Reuters) - Blue Apron Holdings Inc , the biggest U.S. meal kit provider, raised $300 million as it went public on Wednesday, a third less than it had hoped, as Amazon.com's industry-changing deal to buy Whole Foods Market Inc weighed on the sector......»»

Category: topSource: reuters12 hr. 46 min. ago

What We Know about the Amazon and Whole Foods Shopper

There's a lot of overlap. Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods wfm .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune15 hr. 1 min. ago

Why Whole Foods" Small Suppliers Think Amazon Will Be Good For Them

The small companies that gave Whole Foods its local-food image are relieved to see Amazon taking over. But their hopes may collide with the online retailer's c.....»»

Category: topSource: npr16 hr. 16 min. ago

Costco: Just Wait Until Next Week!

Costco has been hit hard since Amazon agreed to acquire Whole Foods. Is a rally just around the corner?.....»»

Category: blogSource: barrons16 hr. 16 min. ago

The Winner In An Amazon-Whole Foods Deal? Blackhawk Network

Shares of Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: HAWK), a provider of prepaid payment networks, gained over 6 percent Wednesday after the company was named as a winner fro Latest .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga16 hr. 16 min. ago

Meal-kit maker Blue Apron slashes IPO price as Amazon looms

(Reuters) - Blue Apron Holdings Inc sharply lowered the expected price range for its initial public offering on Wednesday, as Amazon.com's $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods Market Inc weighed on prospects for the meal-kit industry......»»

Category: topSource: reuters16 hr. 16 min. ago

The Math of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock’s Acquisition of Whole Foods Isn’t Stellar, But…

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Investors cheered Amazon .....»»

Category: topSource: investorplace17 hr. 31 min. ago

Blue Apron takes a knife to IPO expectations

Online meal-kit company Blue Apron slashed expectations for its Initial Public Offering by a third, amid growing concerns about the potential impact from Amazon.com's deal to buy Whole Foods......»»

Category: videoSource: reuters18 hr. 31 min. ago

Meal-kit company Blue Apron slashes IPO valuation expectations

(Reuters) - Blue Apron Holdings Inc slashed its valuation expectations for its initial public offering by a third on Wednesday, as Amazon.com's $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods Market Inc weighed on prospects for the meal-kit industry......»»

Category: topSource: reuters20 hr. 31 min. ago

Supervalu: Enough is Enough!

One team of analysts contends the selloff in Supervalu due to the Amazon-Whole Foods merger an overreaction......»»

Category: blogSource: barrons21 hr. 1 min. ago

Meal-kit maker Blue Apron slashes valuation expectations by a third

(Reuters) - Online meal-kit company Blue Apron Holdings slashed its valuation expectations by a third amid growing concerns about the potential impact from Amazon.com's deal to buy Whole Foods ......»»

Category: topSource: reuters21 hr. 31 min. ago