Local Grocers Feel the Pressure of Upcoming Holiday

Think about how much work it is to get turkey ready for your family on Thanksgiving. Then imagine handling the turkeys for more than a thousand families. That’s the task facing local markets as they help customers get ready for Turkey Day.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan went to Newport Ave Market to see how they’re handling the holiday pressure.

Amazon’s Purchase of Whole Foods Could Put Pressure on Large and Small Grocers Everywhere

Amazon‘s purchase of Whole Foods is already putting pressure on large grocers like Walmart and Kroger, whose stock prices dropped this week when Amazon announced it would slash prices on everything from organic avocados to rotisserie chicken at all Whole Foods locations starting Monday.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan looks at how local grocers could be affected by the merger.