Lee Adams carefully reviewed her receipt after shopping at a Whole Foods Market in Venice on Monday and was a little disappointed to find that prices were unchanged for her list of vegan groceries.
“The prices are the same so far for the things I buy,” Adams said.
But that’s likely to change — and soon.
Amazon.com Inc. immediately slashed prices by up to 43% for some of Whole Foods’ bestselling products Monday, the day its $13.7-billion purchase of Whole Foods Market Inc. was completed.
Prices were lowered for Whole Foods’ bananas, large brown eggs, salmon,...