Friday, June 26, 2015

WHOLE FOODS ACCUSED OF MASSIVE OVERCHARGING

CNN: That's according to the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs, which says it has uncovered "systematic overcharging for pre-packaged foods" at the city's Whole Foods stores. "Our inspectors tell me this is the worst case of mislabeling they have seen in their careers,"...Last year, Whole Foods agreed to pay nearly $800,000 in fines to the cities of Los Angeles, Santa Monica and San Diego after an investigation by state of California found widespread pricing violations there...READ MORE HERE http://money.cnn.com/2015/06/25/news/companies/whole-foods-overcharging/index.html?iid=ob_homepage_money_pool&iid=obnetwork

6 comments:

  1. Sorry I think these places are overrated and I can't afford to shop in them with a family to feed. I do go around Christmas for little special things but that is only because I have been saving a little every month in a sort of Christmas Club so we don't go without. I could never shop in there all the time. That goes for Trader Joe's too.

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  2. Any word on Green and gRain?

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    1. Work has really started in earnest; the windows have also been papered over so you can no longer see inside. More refrigeration equipment arrived yesterday according to one of the site's tenants.

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  3. Doesn't it seem to you that a lot of these trendy places always end up getting in trouble?

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  4. Reading this is so disappointing to me. I love this chain.

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  5. And now you know why they're opening in tony Chappaqua instead of Croton :) :) :) :)

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