Amazon.com, seen as a possible bidder for Whole Foods Market, pondered a takeover of the organic-food chain last fall but didn’t pursue a deal, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.
The e-commerce giant considered internally whether Whole Foods would
help invigorate its nearly decadelong push into groceries, said the
person, who asked not to be identified because the deliberations were
private. The discussions never turned into a concrete plan, according to
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