Agency Probes Pricing of Prepackaged Items at Whole Foods

Its nickname is “Whole Paycheck” — but Whole Foods’ high prices were generally thought to be part of its luxury mystique, not wrongdoing or mislabeling. But now that New York City’s Department of Consumer Affairs is investigating the grocery chain for “systemic overcharging for pre-packaged foods,” that may change. “It is unacceptable that New Yorkers shopping for a summer BBQ or who grab something to eat from the self-service aisles...

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