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Thread: Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market in deal valued at $13.7 billion

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    Quote Originally Posted by TapToTalk View Post
    Of course not, Amazon won't roll out the service in Canada for at least 3-4 years after they do it here ;)

    Loblaws stock dropped a lot today on this news.
    Which is weird because neither Whole Foods or Amazon is competition for Loblaws - Amazon is still not a great way for Canadians to get groceries

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    Not many grocery items on Amazon here, and these that are on it are generally expensive. Whole Foods was going to open in Calgary and Edmonton last year but they pulled the plug at the last minute due to the oil forecast. They had even built/reno'ed the stores. I wonder if Amazon will open them.


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    Sorry, Canada, this isn't about you...

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    The tweets out there are funny...

    Bezos.. "Alexa, buy me something from Whole Foods. "
    Alexa... "OK, buying Whole Foods"
    Bezos... "shit"


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