Whole Foods announces special cash dividend of $2.00 per share Whole Foods announced that its board has declared a special cash dividend on Whole Foods Market common stock of $2.00 per share payable December 21, to shareholders of record on the close of business on December 10. The aggregate amount of payment to be made in connection with this special dividend will be approximately $370M.
New York probing Whole Foods over alleged overcharging, Daily News reports New York City has launched a probe of Whole Foods Markets after an investigation conducted by the Department of Consumer Affairs found items for sale at its locations were labeled inaccurately, with many overcharging consumers, according to The Daily News. A Whole Foods spokesman said the company disagrees with the city's findings and is "vigorously defending" itself against the allegations, the report noted. Reference Link