Amazon, Whole Foods reduce prices on meat items
Nov. 15, 2017
by MEAT+POULTRY Staff
The companies are promoting prime savings on antibiotic-free turkeys.
SEATTLE – Amazon announced additional price reductions on groceries and holiday staples at Whole Foods Market stores.
Select organic and no antibiotic turkeys will be sold at reduced prices of $3.49 per lb. and $2.49 per lb., respectively. Amazon Prime members will save even more on organic turkeys sold at $2.99 per lb. and no antibiotics turkeys for $1.99 per lb.
Whole Foods Market will offer lower prices on Value Pack boneless skinless chicken breasts, organic and no antibiotic. Customers also will find reduced prices on natural and organic products including organic chicken and vegetable broths from Pacific Foods, organic eggs and milk from Organic Valley, Applegate Hot Dogs and Fage brand yogurt.
“These are the latest new lower prices in our ongoing integration and innovation with Amazon, and we’re just getting started,” John Mackey, Whole Foods Market co-founder and CEO, said in a statement. “In the few months we’ve been working together, our partnership has proven to be a great fit. We’ll continue to work closely together to ensure we’re consistently surprising and delighting our customers while moving toward our goal of reaching more people with Whole Foods Market’s high-quality, natural, and organic food.”