Region News Releases

February 16, 2015 - All Whole Foods Market stores in Oregon and Washington state now have non-GMO-fed pork in meat cases

Whole Foods Market has teamed up with longtime supplier partner American Homestead Natural Pork to launch the first large-scale Non-GMO Project Verified™ fresh pork program at Whole Foods Market stores in Oregon and Washington.

February 6, 2015 - Downtown Los Angeles Whole Foods Market store to open Nov. 4

Whole Foods Market’s 41,000-square-foot downtown Los Angeles flagship store, currently under construction at 770 Grand Avenue, will open Nov. 4, 2015.

February 4, 2015 - What’s in store for Little Rock’s new Whole Foods Market

The long-awaited relocation of Little Rock’s Whole Foods Market is almost here. On Wednesday, Feb. 18, the 34,000-square-foot store will open its doors.

March 26, 2015 - Whole Foods Market® Sauganash Paves the Way for New Community Space

Whole Foods Market announced today that it has purchased and plans to improve the empty lot just north of the Whole Foods Market Sauganash location at 6020 N. Cicero Avenue in Chicago. This newly paved lot will allow Whole Foods Market to better serve its customers and the greater Sauganash community.

March 25, 2015 - Introducing the Infatuation Bake Sale, Presented by Whole Foods Market

The Infatuation, the popular restaurant review resource and creators of the #EEEEEATS hashtag, has teamed up with Whole Foods Market to host its first-ever social media-sourced bake sale in New York City on April 11th. The Infatuation Bake Sale has called on amateur bakers and avid social media followers via Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and email, to submit photos of their homemade creations for a chance to be chosen to showcase their goods to the more than 500 dessert and pastry obsessed attendees.

March 23, 2015 - Whole Foods Market® Opens in Chicago’s West Loop Neighborhood

Whole Foods Market® (Nasdaq: WFM) opens its doors in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood on Wednesday, March 25 at 8am. The over 42,000 square-foot store at 1 N. Halsted is the third of seven Whole Foods Markets slated to open in the Chicagoland area during 2015, and the 22nd location in the Chicago market.

March 19, 2015 - Whole Foods Market set to open its doors in Morristown, N.J., on April 22

Whole Foods Market is thrilled to announce the opening of its newest Morris County location at 110 Washington Street in Morristown, N.J., on Wednesday, April 22.

March 18, 2015 - Whole Foods Market hosts first-ever ‘Beauty Week’ in all stores

Whole Foods Market kicks off its inaugural “Beauty Week,” March 18 through 24, to celebrate all things beauty related. Store Whole Body departments will host events, classes, demonstrations and promotions to inform shoppers about Whole Foods Market’s large selection of quality personal care products and cosmetics that support healthy people and a healthy planet.

March 16, 2015 - Whole Foods Market The Woodlands to celebrate grand opening

The first Whole Foods Market store in The Woodlands will open Wednesday, March 18, following a 7:30 a.m. bread-breaking ceremony with remarks from company and local officials.

March 10, 2015 - What’s in store for the new Whole Foods Market on Voss

On April 6, Whole Foods Market will host a preview party for its new Voss location in Houston. The store, a relocation of the company’s Woodway store, will open April 8, at 1407 South Voss Road.

March 10, 2015 - Whole Planet Foundation’s ‘Beauty in All Beings’ fashion show benefits women worldwide

More than 520 women will have a chance to lift themselves out of poverty through microcredit, thanks to Whole Foods Market’s “Beauty in All Beings” event,held Friday, March 6, at Expo West in Anaheim, Calif.

March 6, 2015 - Featured in Northern California stores - March 2015

Spring brightens up everything, so in March Whole Foods Market Northern California is celebrating the brightest seasonal flavors, colors and communities.

March 5, 2015 - Whole Foods Market The Woodlands to donate percentage of first five Wednesdays’ sales to local nonprofits

Whole Foods Market in The Woodlands, Texas, will donate 1 percent of net sales for each of the first five Wednesdays the store is open, to local nonprofits. The store opens Wednesday, March 18, at Hughes Landing.

March 4, 2015 - Whole Foods Market announces opening date for Olathe, Kansas, location

Whole Foods Market announced today it will open its first store in Olathe, Kansas, on Wednesday, April 22. The store is a new build located at 14615 W. 119th Street, at the corner of Black Bob and 119th Street. The store will span 37,000 square feet and will feature a full décor package custom to Olathe.

March 3, 2015 - Beyond the matzo: Whole Foods Market launches new and exclusive kosher for Passover picks

Shoppers looking to elevate their Passover menus this year are in luck. Whole Foods Market is unveiling its largest lineup of kosher for Passover certified items ever, with nearly 200 better-for-you choices, ranging from the first-ever U.S.-produced, biodynamic grape juice to exclusive MSC-certified gefilte fish.

March 1, 2015 - No plans for store in Castle Rock, Colo.

Representatives from Whole Foods Market’s Rocky Mountain Regional office confirmed there are no plans to open a store in Castle Rock at this time.

February 25, 2015 - What’s in store for The Woodlands’ first Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market’s long-awaited location in The Woodlands, Texas, will open Wednesday, March 18. The 44,000-square-foot store, at the corner of Lake Woodlands and Lake Front Circle in Hughes Landing, will offer an array of unique features and a full range of high quality natural and organic products.

February 24, 2015 - Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools celebrates 4,000th salad bar donation

Let’s Move Salad Bars to Schools (LMSB2S) is thrilled to announce that the partnership has granted its 4,000th school salad bar serving more than 2 million kids a day.  This represents an investment of over $10 million by the LMSB2S partners, foundations, and corporate and non-profit donors.

February 23, 2015 - Whole Foods Market® to open May 20 in Dublin, Calif.

A new 40,000-square-foot Whole Foods Market store will open May 20 at 5200 Dublin Boulevard in Dublin, California. This is the first Whole Foods Market location serving Dublin, Pleasanton and Livermore in the Tri-Valley area. It is the company’s 43rd location in Northern California.

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