John Mackey wanted to fight off the activist investors attacking Whole Foods. He found a savior in Amazon, a company blamed for laying waste to retailers.
NYS Entity Status
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JUNE 21, 2013
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DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2013 - JPEG FOOD SERVICE HOLDING COMPANY LLC
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