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• Whole Foods announced that it is launching what it called “a newly designed Web site that is not only easier to use, but offers new avenues for shoppers to interact transparently with team members as they do in the store … The new home page includes features on vendors, local loan recipients, in-store brochures, top-rated recipes and the latest blog entries. And since every Whole Foods Market is part of its local community, visitors are also able to access their local store's Web pages to learn about events, store specials, and everything else that makes their store unique.”

According to the announcement, “The new site offers several other interactive options, including high quality videos that provide visitors the opportunity to watch cooking demonstrations, meet local producers, and learn about micro-lending recipients of the Whole Planet Foundation.”

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