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.
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MAY 30, 2013
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FOREIGN LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2013 - METRO SHINE COMPANY L.L.C.
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