“Amazon’s Strategy Whiteboard: Whole Foods Acquisition Disrupts Retail” – Christian Sarkar

June 19, 2017 Christian Sarkar

Amazon announces that it will buy Whole Foods Market for  $13.7 billion and panic ensues in the retail markets. Shares of Walmart, Target, Kroger, Dollar General, and Costco tumble immediately. And get this: On the day Amazon announces it’s buying Whole Foods for $13+ billion, its market cap increases by $13+ billion. (h/t @billder) It’s not just about groceries. […]

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