Whole Foods Is In Trouble

It shouldn’t come as a huge surprise that Whole Foods is struggling these days.  Their first quarter results  show a continuing trend of dropping sales and reduced profitability which has been going on for a while now. Like every other grocery retailer, they face increased competition from online sources (Amazon) and the major markets like Kroger Read More…

Peeps Dethroned? Say It Ain’t So!

It’s the end of an era.  This article from USA Today  has some interesting facts about Easter this year, including the fact that it will be a record year of spending, some 6% over last year.   But more shocking than that is that according to one survey, Peeps are no longer the #1 favorite Easter Read More…

16 Times Fast Food Went Too Far In 2016

   These were sent into Buzzfeed (you know, the garbage, failing news site…) and I’m glad they published them.  Because Americans need to know that fast food restaurants are pulling out all the stops in an effort to keep their business.   They also seem to be motivated to keep the antacid drug makers in Read More…