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Amazon Slashes Whole Foods Prices In Round 2 Of Grocer Wars

Three months after Amazon slashed some Whole Foods prices by as much as 43% on the day its purchase of the grocery chain closed in its first (of many) attempts to steal market share from competitors by selling at a loss, today Amazon announced round 2 of the grocer wars, when it unveiled even more […]

Who Is Winning The Food Delivery War?

By Priceonomics There are more options to get food—as in the kind you eat at home rather than at a restaurant—than ever before.  Sure, there are traditional brick-and-mortar stores, like Costco and Trader Joe’s. But in the last decade there’s been a boom in food services that can be managed through a digital app. Depending […]

A Burgeoning Growth Engine for Costco: Wanton Alcoholism

Costco has to be the single best retail business in the world. A new Costco just opened in area and I signed up for their ‘executive’ membership card, which is something that I feel wholly ridiculous — but I did so nevertheless. In order to attain the privilege of shopping there, customers must pay an […]

Dear Washington Post: Costco Carrying Orwell’s ‘1984’ Is Not A F**king Joke

Authored by James Holbrooks via TheAntiMedia.org, “Next time you’re at Costco, you can pick up a jumbo bag of Cheetos and a copy of ‘1984.’ Doubleplus good!” That’s how the Washington Post opened its quick little entry on Wednesday. Continuing, Ron Charles, editor of Book World for the Post, wrote: “The discount store is now […]

Wal-Mart is not Costco; So Why Should it Pay Like Costco?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / By Mike “Mish” Shedlock / August 29, 2013 6:15 PM President Obama, the unions, and Democrats in general are attempting to force Wal-Mart to raise its minimum wage. In Seattle, there is an absurd push by activists to raise the minimum […]