Thursday, 24 May, 2018


Prime Perks: Amazon Dangles Discounts For Whole Foods Shoppers

Amazon Prime Members Are Getting New Discounts at Whole Foods Prime Perks: Amazon Dangles Discounts For Whole Foods Shoppers
Melba Vasquez | 16 May, 2018, 12:16

This week's deals, for example, include half off wild-caught halibut, buy-one, get-one free 12-pack case of sparkling water and $2.99 for a pound of organic strawberries.

Amazon has linked its Prime program with its first batch of Whole Foods Market stores, offering members of the shoppers' program a 10 percent discount on sale items and other deals on select grocery items.

"This new Prime benefit at Whole Foods market is a flawless pairing of healthy and delicious food at even more affordable prices", said Cam Sibay, Vice president, Amazon prime.

Experience upcoming Amazon program for Amazon prime members.

It's the latest effort by Amazon to make Whole Foods more affordable, attempting to shed the grocer's "Whole Paycheck" reputation.

Whole Foods is getting even more Amazon-y. Amazon cut prices on many items at Whole Foods upon completing the acquisition previous year, as part of its broader push into physical retail stores.

Items eligible for additional Prime member discounts will be designated by special signs in Whole Foods stores.

Since Amazon bought Whole Foods Market in August of a year ago, it has been reducing prices at the stores which, though popular, had always been known by the nickname "Whole Paycheck".

Amazon Prime Vice President Cem Sibay said Florida was chosen as the first state for new the Prime program because Whole Foods has a large presence in the Sunshine State, with 28 stores, including 11 in Broward and Miami-Dade South Florida. Lockers, pickup and drop-off points for Amazon package deliveries, are also now in more than 400 Whole Foods stores.

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