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Amazon and Whole Foods Market Announce Turkey Deals for Thanksgiving

November 13, 2018

AUSTIN, Texas & SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 13, 2018--Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Whole Foods Market today announced turkey deals just in time for Thanksgiving. Starting Nov. 14, all customers will be able to purchase select organic ($3.49/lb) and no antibiotic ($2.49/lb) turkeys, and Prime members will save even more on turkeys ($2.99/lb organic/$1.99/lb no antibiotic). Plus, customers who are not yet Prime members can receive $20 off their next Whole Foods Market in-store purchase of $20 or more when they sign up for Prime at Amazon.com/PrimeSavings. New members can try Prime free for 30 days, full promotion details are at Amazon.com/PrimeSavings.

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Whole Foods Market and Amazon’s Turkey Deals (Photo: Business Wire)

The offer runs through November 22 while supplies last, and customers can reserve their turkeys in advance at wholefoodsmarket.com. Customers who place their orders in advance online will be eligible for the lower prices when they check out in store.

“This Thanksgiving, Whole Foods Market and Amazon are working together to deliver exceptional value and quality to all our customers, with even more savings for Prime members,” said A.C. Gallo, President and Chief Operating Officer at Whole Foods Market. “We want to be the go-to destination for both delicious and high-quality food and culinary expertise. Our butchers are a fantastic resource for tips on turkey prep and we have experts across the store to help make holiday entertaining easy.”

All fresh turkeys sold at Whole Foods Market must meet the grocer’s strict  quality standards, including no antibiotics ever, no animal by-products in their feed, and animal welfare audits by third-party certifiers like Global Animal Partnership.

“Grocery Delivery and Pickup Coast to Coast”

For last-minute Thanksgiving shoppers, Prime members have ultrafast options with Prime Now - grocery delivery in more than 60 cities and grocery pickup in select cities. Delivery from Whole Foods Market is available daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., and pickup is available daily from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. On Thanksgiving Day, pickup is available until as late as 1 p.m. and delivery will be available as late as 2 p.m. in some cities. Visit www.primenow.com for additional details.

“Alexa, What are my Whole Foods Deals?”

In addition to deals on turkeys, starting November 14, Prime members will also get exclusive savings on Organic Cranberries ($2.99/12-oz bag) and Bonafide Frozen Beef Broths ($6.99/24-oz) plus an additional 10 percent off of hundreds of sale items throughout the store. Now we’re making it easier than ever for Prime members to learn about Prime deals at Whole Foods Market: Customers can simply ask, “Alexa, what are my Whole Foods deals” to hear the latest.

Prime Members Shopping Whole Foods Market

Prime members shopping Whole Foods Market can take advantage of benefits available year-round, like deep discounts on select popular products and an additional 10 percent off hundreds of sale items. Eligible Prime members also receive 5% Back on Whole Foods Market purchases when using the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Card. They can also use Prime Now to receive grocery delivery in as little as an hour in 63 cities, or grocery pickup in as little as 30 minutes in select cities, with more to come. Plus, shopping Whole Foods Market via Prime Now is even easier with Alexa – members can add items to their Whole Foods Market cart by simply saying “Alexa, add eggs to my Whole Foods cart,” when they are ready to checkout, they can just say “Alexa, check out my Whole Foods cart,” then they can checkout using the Prime Now app and choose pickup or delivery. Prime offers members the best of shopping and entertainment from Amazon. Prime is built on a foundation of fast, free shipping and members in the US receive exclusive access to unlimited free two-day shipping on more than 100 million items. Learn more or start a 30-day free trial at amazon.com/primesavings.

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CONTACT: Whole Foods Market

Stephanie Ferragut

Media@wholefoods.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS WASHINGTON

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL FOOD/BEVERAGE SPECIALTY SUPERMARKET

SOURCE: Whole Foods Market

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