NEW YORK — Amazon is aiming to kill the supermarket checkout line. The online retailing giant is opening its first cashier-less supermarket, the latest sign that Amazon is serious about shaking up the $800 billion grocery industry. At the new ...Read More »
Amazon’s announcement Friday that it will purchase grocery giant Whole Foods for over $13 billion puts the fate of the company’s 10 Maryland stores in the hands of a company known for disrupting and transforming other industries it’s entered. Of the ...Read More »
McLEAN, Va. — Whole Foods supermarkets says it has fired nine store managers in the mid-Atlantic region for manipulating a bonus program to their benefit. Brooke Buchanan, a spokeswoman for Austin, Texas-based Whole Foods Market Inc., said they were dismissed ...
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A Maryland nonfiction video streaming service is premiering a new documentary about companies operating in a conscientious way without sacrificing profits. Silver Spring-based CuriosityStream LLC’s newest film, “Conscious Capitalism,” examines the operations of two companies: Waste Management, which protects the ...Read More »
Counties need not publicly disclose under the Maryland Public Information Act the contents of commercial leases that private parties voluntarily submit to them, Maryland’s second-highest court has ruled.Read More »