On the first Wednesday of every other month, I have a column called Wednesdays at Whole Foods. It showcases the most interesting news, exclusive products, store events, and happenings at the company.
DIGITAL COUPONS MADE SIMPLE
In the October 2015 column, I talked at length about Whole Foods Market’s new app and all of its functionality.
Well, one great feature has since been added: digital coupons. And this is reason enough to download the app.
Here’s how it works.
You do your shopping and when you get to the check-out register, simply scan the bar code and it will automatically deduct any eligible coupons. It’s that effortless.
If using an app isn’t your thing, the company still offers printable coupons.
DOING THE RIGHT THING
In what has received little media attention but is of tremendous importance, Whole Foods Market expanded its partnership with the Fair Food Program — an organization that brings together workers, consumers, growers and retailers in support of humane labor standards and fairer wages in U.S. agriculture — to become the first food retailer to offer strawberries certified by the Fair Food Program. Read more »