Company Info

Who are we? Well, we seek out the finest natural and organic foods available, maintain the strictest quality standards in the industry, and have an unshakeable commitment to sustainable agriculture. Add to that the excitement and fun we bring to shopping for groceries, and you start to get a sense of what we’re all about. Oh yeah, we’re a mission-driven company too.

Whole Foods Market History

Back in 1980, we started out with one small store in Austin, Texas. Today, we’re the world’s leader in natural and organic foods, with 500+ stores in North America and the UK.


Whole Foods Market has more than 500 retail and non-retail locations in the US, Canada and UK — and even more stores in development. Come grow with us!

Our COVID-19 Response

Read about what we’re currently doing in our stores to protect our customers and team members.

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Mission in Action

Responsible sourcing, environmental stewardship and community giving have always been part of who we are and how we do business. Learn how we nourish people and the planet.

Leadership Team

Learn about our fearless leaders.


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Information for Potential Suppliers

Want to sell to Whole Foods Market? We are very interested in receiving information about your company and your products. The following is the information you need to proceed.

National & Regional Offices

Browse a list of our Regional Office locations.

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Real Estate

Do you have the perfect site for a Whole Foods Market? Become our landlord.

Our Values

See our core values, leadership principles and our declaration of interdependence.

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Donations Information

Learn more about our donation programs, plus how you can request support.

Contact Us

Need help? We're here for you. Find out how to contact customer service.

Return Policy

We guarantee our customers 100% product satisfaction, or their money will be refunded in accordance with the terms of this policy. Get more details here.

Corporate Policies

Read our Supplier Code of Conduct, plus find more information about our policies.