Note: Whole Foods Market's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Trademark applications show the products and services that Whole Foods Market is developing and marketing.
Whole Foods Market doesn't have any recent trademark applications, indicating Whole Foods Market is focusing on
its existing business rather than expanding into new products and markets.
Trademarks may include brand names, product names, logos and slogans.
WHOLE FOODS MARKET 365 EVERY DAY VALUE hair shampoo, skin soap, skin lotion and hair conditioners
365 EVERY DAY VALUE [ frozen boxed dinners consisting primarily of meat, fish, poultry or vegetables, soups, fruit sauces, potato and fruit-based chips, frozen fruits, processed tomatoes, tomato sauce and paste, frozen potato dishes, ] processed beans, [ dried fruit, processed nuts, trail snack mix consisting primarily of processed fruits, processed nuts and/or raisins, nut butters, jams, marmalade, ] fruit spreads, [ olive oil, ] cooking oil, [ canned tuna, ] milk, half and half, [ cream cheese, cheeses, soy-based and cheese, ] yogurt, processed vegetables and processed fruits, all free of artificial ingredients and preservatives
Determine whether Whole Foods Market grew or shrank during the last recession. This is useful in estimating the
financial strength and credit risk of the company.
Compare how recession-proof Whole Foods Market is relative to the industry overall.
While a new recession may strike a particular industry, measuring the
industry and company's robustness during the last recession estimates its ability to weather future recessions.
Market Share of Whole Foods Market's Largest Competitors
A competitive analysis shows these companies are in the same general field as Whole Foods Market, even though they may not compete head-to-head.
These are the largest companies by revenue. However, they may not have the largest market share in this industry if they have diversified into other business lines.
The "Competition" section of a business plan or investment memorandum would start by analyzing the information about these companies.
Competitive advantage comes from offering better pricing or superior products/service.
These companies are similar in business line and location to Whole Foods Market.
While some companies compete with neighboring businesses for customers, other companies may compete to attract skilled employees.
These companies are in the same general field as Whole Foods Market and are rapidly expanding. Companies may grow organically or through acquisition. In some cases apparently high growth rates may be caused by data that weren't available in previous years.