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Professor Bill Ferguson '75 comments on the economic impact of Amazon's Whole Foods buyout

The fallout from Amazon’s proposed buyout of specialty retailer Whole Foods could have a big impact on some popular grocery store chains — including Hy-Vee and Fareway.

But consumers, who have demanded convenience and fresh foods, will likely be the biggest winners, with lower grocery prices, expanded online shopping and delivery and more grocery options, experts said.

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