Will there be any point in keeping Whole Foods alive once Amazon opens it's Fresh and Go stores throughout the country? If they carry the 365 Brand, as well as Organic offerings and conventional foods such as Kellogs and Coke, why would anyone... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Whole Foods Market Inc.
The whole foods in my area has two cashiers on duty and huge lines. It's been like this for a couple months. Is this typical?
At my store they recently implemented a new rule that the 7 minute grace period can only be used once a week. Anything after that will result in a tm receiving a quarter point for attendance, even if it is 1 minute past your scheduled start time... — read more
Yeah is next month. Unfortunately nothing will change.
Hearing Unions are active in NYC, Brooklyn and the Island. Memberships are down and COVID hurt their membership dues. Perfect timing to move in with COVID bonus gone and staffing issues in most stores. That would be a big win for the Unions!!
Will there be any Whole Foods Layoffs 2020? Any news or rumors?
Just wondering how safe my dad is at Whole Foods with all the turmoil that's been happening lately? He seems to think that he doesn't have to worry since he's been with the company for more than two decades. I'm not so sure about it, judging from... — read more
Do you think we will see an improvement from previous years because of the pandemic? JM says he has so much love and gratitude for the work we do in the stores.
At what point is too many cases for one store?
Almost all of 365 brand organic vegetables including our California brand actually says made in China on the back of the bag. How on earth are we putting the USDA organic symbol on our products when the USDA cant certify anything from China? So much... — read more
Of all the people I know that were laid off, the only one that I thought deserved it has reapplied and is now your metro-marketing TL. Hope you don't have any cool events or ideas you want to promote! Hard working people in marketing with years of... — read more
Thanks for the bonus that was paid for by hiring freezes and dunking on TM morale. Also, good call, giving $1000, to store leadership. They definitely deserve it more than workers on the floor.
Anyone else’s store hiring tons of shoppers but no Team members for the departments? My store gets destroyed by Prime and not enough help to fill up the aisles. When will someone recognize that we need a balance. So sick of hearing the word headcount... — read more
What's the use of me putting a high percentage of my check into this program if my contributions aren't matched by the employer.
We are losing TMs left and right and we are left alone to suffer the consequences and pick up the slack. Don’t understand why they are not hiring?!
Man, WFM sure picked a bad year to eliminate PT20 status and pull health insurance out from under thousands of team members. I wonder if they'll reconsider going into 2021, considering that Covid isn't going anywhere and we're likely to see an... — read more
I thought I knew my coworkers pretty well, but this virus has revealed something. The TMs that refuse to wear a mask until we are open, or wear it all day half-assed under their noses and chins do not care about others. They complain that the masks... — read more
Is any one else having to jump through hoops to convince discovery that our medical appointments & visits are a valid expense. I have to prove every expenditure on my own time with my own computer. Like workday the employee is doing all the work
$250 for PT $500 for FT I miss gainsharing!!!!
In an incredible show of ugliness whole foods corporate has decided to freeze points starting in january so those 3 months that we as TM worked putting our lives at risk as well as our loved ones were for nothing!! No one went down to zero as is... — read more
Kcm has it first team member who has a confirmed COVID 19 ,he/she is from the front end ,a professional company will deep clean the store .
Why was our hazard pay taken away??? We are still wearing masks and having our temperatures taken. This isn't right. Something must be done!
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Are you guys allowed to make your own food in the kitchen and pay for it?
One of our astl’s was asked to step out while store leadership cleaned house so she wouldn’t be involved. Guess what? You involved too many people so for them to shut up 100% ? Not realistic. Never bring a friend of a friend. Stl will over look... — read more
https://twitter.com/msainat1/status/1242589886554701828?s=21 He should be fired. Thoughts?
What is the directive from regional or global? We got direction from regional to move the bulk of team members to the am and have a skeleton crew at night. Seems Store leaders are unaware or they play dumb. Since this whole covid-19 started there... — read more
Has anyone heard if the time and attendance policy has been extended through May or does it still expire at the end of this month (April)
Whole foods really tries hard to discredit any team member that calls them out during covid-19. Build your case with pictures,emails,statements,recorded messages and even text messages but it will be over looked but for how long and in what... — read more
https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.cnn.com/cnn/2020/05/04/tech/amazon-vp-tim-bray-quits/index.html. Smart man. Whole foods will soon follow to avoid personal lawsuits. Too much of a single diversity and preffrencrbis too many problems at work.
Call off the witch hunt or else all atl’s,sl’s,tl’s,astl’s,stl’s,ec’s,vp’s and presidents exposed and how they failed to protect us by name ,store ,regional or global under this pandemic along with other criminal issues by cover up at stores and... — read more
They are installing 50 cameras in our store. What’s the deal anyone know why so many. Getting ready for amazon go?
Atl’s are not part of the bargaining chips ! They are spreading union support at store levels. How to find out look at their call out ratio!
I've always been told not to call the 'tipline'. I was told ten years ago WFM had a team that would go to stores about to organize and give them free hot bar and scooters at store meetings (temporary perks). That was a weird time. I would love it... — read more
the true mettle of an individual or a company is tested in times of crisis, not when things are going well. In November 2008, the Tata Group’s iconic Taj Mahal Palace & Tower Hotel in Mumbai was the epicenter of a horrendous terrorist... — read more
Just looked at my paystub for this Friday's payday, the $2/hr premium is only applied to hours worked, not my applied PTO from a couple of days when I called out with body aches and a scratchy throat to PROTECT MY FELLOW TMs and customers. Luckily it... — read more
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bostonherald.com/2020/04/17/swampscott-whole-foods-worker-dies-from-coronavirus/amp/ If this isn’t real to you what is? All you get is free counseling to get over the dearly departed and a get back to work order... — read more