A Food Brand Advocate’s take on Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods

A Food Brand Advocate’s take on Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods

By Zak Romanoff zak@omnifs.com I’ve heard a wide range of opinions about Amazon’s recent purchase of Whole Foods for $13.7 billion, from “Whole Foods is going to immediately lower all its prices” to “this is the end of traditional retail stores”. I disagree with both...
Don’t Get Left Behind With New FDA Labeling Laws…

Don’t Get Left Behind With New FDA Labeling Laws…

By Zak Romanoff zak@omnifs.com The food industry is the target of multiple pieces of legislation aimed at bringing reform and a sense of transparency to consumers. There are several laws slated to go into effect in the near future that all food companies/retailers...
America’s Food Basket Makes a Surprising Move

America’s Food Basket Makes a Surprising Move

By Zak Romanoff zak@omnifs.com While the dust continues to settle in the Metro NY landscape, independent retailers are looking to receive both the lowest prices on goods and the highest levels of service from distributors. America’s Food Basket, also known as “AFB”...