Whole Foods Lays Off 1,500 Employees

In an effort to reduce overhead, respond to competition, and lower prices, Whole Foods has announced they will lay off 1,500 workers and find other ways to cut costs, such as transitioning to a more self-service model and launching a new economy chain of stores called 365. What do you think?

“If there’s one thing you can always skimp on, it’s people.”

Hugh Ramsey • Library Consolidator


“Who will help me restrain myself at the hot bar now?”

Amos Moore • Beeswax Extractor

“I’m glad Whole Foods isn’t losing sight of the low prices that attracted us to their stores in the first place.”

Tiffani Bowles • Dental Technician