Sign of things to come?
Unless you’ve been holed up on the Applachian Trail for the past week you could not have missed the biggest business news story since the invention of sliced bread. Last Friday the King Kong of online retail, Amazon announced it will be buying the Godzilla of Natural and Organic foods, Whole Foods Markets for 13.7 billion in cash. To put 13.7 billion into perspective, it’s like stacking every American’s Whole Paycheck on top of each other. This stack of Whole Paychecks would reach the Singularity, Jeff Bezos’ Amazon Prime!