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  • The Chicago Sun Times reports that Whole Foods will open its 12th and largest store in the Windy City area in the new Southgate Market mall. The new 55,000 square foot store “will have larger selections of produce and prepared foods, and will include more specialty areas featuring items such as cheese, wine, beer, coffee and an olive bar, compared with Chicago's other Whole Foods Markets, a Whole Foods Market spokesman said.”

  • In the UK, Sainsbury reportedly is advertising for Asda managers being laid off by the company to consider coming to work for it.

    The newspaper ad reads: "One door closes, another 560 swing wide open. If the door to advancement has been closed off then why not knock on a door that's open to you - at Sainsbury's."

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