Food For Thought 3.05.09

"Consumer awareness for natural and organic foods is so much stronger now that more retailers want to imitate what we do." (Mark Dixon, southwest region president for Whole Foods, staking a trendsetting claim. As quoted in a Dallas Morning News story on the opening of a new Lakewood branch of the grocery chain--appropriately filling an old Minyard space.)

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Dave Faries
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