Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFMI) is an Austin, Texas-based foods grocer. The Company has one operating segment, natural and organic foods supermarkets. As of September 26, 2010, the Company operated 299 stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Its stores average 37,600 square feet in size and nine years in age, and are supported by its Austin headquarters, regional offices, distribution centers, bakehouse facilities, commissary kitchens, seafood-processing facilities, meat and produce procurement centers, and a specialty coffee, tea procurement and brewing operation.
Whole Foods has 500 stores in North America and seven in the United Kingdom as of March 4, 2019.
On August 28, 2017, Amazon acquired Whole Foods Market
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