Whole Story

The Official Whole Foods Market® Blog
June 4, 2016
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This summer, there’s a wine for every occasion. Here are our top 10 wine picks for all your favorite summer traditions.
June 2, 2016
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Whether you’re observing Ramadan or simply looking for convenient and enticing eats, the halal-certified offerings from Saffron Road are a shortcut to delicious meals.
June 1, 2016
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To help raise awareness about Hemp History Week, Whole Foods Market is having a sale on select hemp foods. In addition, we’ve pulled together our top reasons to get hip to hemp.
May 31, 2016
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Ease the 6pm dinnertime scramble with these new convenient pantry staples including sauces, rices and fire-roasted tomatoes.
May 25, 2016
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Chemical or physical sunscreen? What about nanoparticles? Here’s what you should know to choose the best sunscreen for you.
May 24, 2016
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If you haven’t given canned wine a chance yet, summer is the perfect time. Picnics, pool parties and all things al fresco just got a lot easier with the influx of high-quality canned wines hitting the market.
May 6, 2016
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We applaud our vendor partners who have created or shifted to supply chains with a commitment to ethical trade. Shop and save on fair trade coconut oil, chocolate, grains and more. Here’s a preview of what’s in store for you.
April 29, 2016
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Cold-brewed coffee is light and refreshing, making it an appealing alternative to hot coffee in the summer. Enter Califia Farm’s ready-to-drink cold-brewed coffees — here are a couple of their latest and greatest additions.
April 28, 2016
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A truly great Mother’s Day gift captures the recipient’s distinct style, tastes and interests. To help you celebrate the mamas, grandmas and maternal figures in your life, we’ve pulled together this shopping guide for all kinds of mothers — from the traditionalist to the DIY diva.
April 15, 2016
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Spring is a great time to take your meal outdoors. Get our favorite tips, recipes and products for dining outside.
April 14, 2016
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Every year, our grocery buyers work with trusted suppliers to source classic and innovative products that are kosher for Passover. These Passover favorites meet our trusted Quality Standards — that means no artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners or preservatives — and they include organic, biodynamic, gluten-free and fair trade options.
March 17, 2016
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I’m not a fan of artificial fragrances — or the phthalates with which they’re sometimes formulated. So I was very excited when Whole Foods Market introduced its new line of Plant-Active hair care featuring 97% plant-derived ingredients and custom-blended plant aromatics.
March 11, 2016
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There’s no need to reach for green food dye to have a festive beer on St. Patrick’s Day. Expert Mary Guiver spills secrets on which drinks to reach for this holiday.
March 10, 2016
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The key to using beauty oils correctly is choosing an oil that suits your skin. We’ve broken down some of the most popular beauty oils by skin type and paired them with favorite products from each category.
March 3, 2016
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Unhappy with the ingredients in many cleaning products, one dad decided to create his own line of kid-friendly cleaning products.
March 2, 2016
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With the help of generous customers and supplier partners like Alaffia, Whole Planet Foundation is helping to alleviate poverty in countries where Whole Foods Market sources products.
February 24, 2016
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Since multitasking cheek-and-lip products are all the rage right now, we asked our friends at Mineral Fusion to share a few tips for applying one of our faves: Mineral Fusion 3-in-1 Color Stick, which adds color to cheeks, lips and eyes.
February 19, 2016
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Hosting an awards viewing party? From wow-worthy bites to scene-stealing sips, we’ve pulled together our best tips to help budget-conscious hosts make a splash with less cash.
February 18, 2016
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This salty-sweet cheese offers loads of nuanced flavor and umami — the savory, satisfying factor.
February 18, 2016
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If keeping up with the latest wine trends seems intriguing yet a tad intimidating, never fear! Our experts pulled together a list of all the rising stars in the wine world.
February 4, 2016
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This Valentine's Day, Whole Foods Market is featuring a bevy of luxurious rose-themed body products to help you share the love.
January 19, 2016
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Smart shoppers want to know more than ever about how their food was grown, who picked it, and how it made its way to market — the Whole Trade Guarantee makes that possible.
January 15, 2016
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When Cathy Strange, our celebrated global cheese buyer, recommends a cheese, we listen. Here are five of her favorites.
January 7, 2016
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You exercise to feel good and take care of yourself, so why fill up on worrisome ingredients after a workout? Whole Foods Market makes it easy to find fitness supplements without hydrogenated fats or artificial colors, flavors or sweeteners.
December 18, 2015
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Find last-minute gifts under $25 for everyone on your list.
December 1, 2015
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Explore new ways to enjoy classic, festive flavors like chai and peppermint with delicious new products at Whole Foods Market®.
November 29, 2015
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We've rounded up more than 10 gifts that give back, whether by supporting traditional artisans in Peru, empowering women in impoverished communities or donating proceeds to improve children's nutrition and wellness.
November 19, 2015
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While holiday dinners may get most of the attention, brunch is an easy way to entertain. We’ve got lots of holiday brunch inspiration including recipes from egg dishes and French toast to salads to parfaits.
November 18, 2015
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Ready to add a little funk to your cheese plate? Whole Foods Market global cheese buyer Cathy Strange goes behind the scenes with Hervé Mons, one of the world’s most renowned cheese affineurs.
November 17, 2015
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Bring the nail art trend home this holiday! With a little DIY ingenuity, you can create festive nails that will wow at any holiday gathering.
November 7, 2015
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Brie is the little black dress of cheeses — not all Brie is created equal, so how do you know you’re getting the good stuff? Here are five things you should know about Brie.
November 3, 2015
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Whether you’re hosting your first or twentieth Thanksgiving, this list of essentials will ensure you get to enjoy family and cooking time, instead of last minute grocery store visits.
October 30, 2015
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Do you wake up craving pumpkin spice lattes and fall asleep to dream of pumpkin pie? Find out this season’s latest take on all things pumpkin.
October 23, 2015
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Cheddar may be the iconic cheese of childhood, so it’s understandable if as an adult, you think you know all about it. But it’s time to take another look. (Hint: It pairs well with beer!)
September 2, 2015
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If you can’t eat gluten, the ease of snack time dissipates — at least initially. Here are a few tips and recipes to satisfy your hunger beyond cut up fruits and veggies.