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
NYS Filing Date
OCTOBER 09, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
REGISTERED AGENTS INC.
90 STATE STREET
STE 700 OFFICE 40
ALBANY, NEW YORK, 12207
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2013 - AKIRA FOOD LLC
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