Whole Foods Market to Present at William Blair & Company Growth Stock Conference

AUSTIN, Texas, June 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Whole Foods Market, Inc. (Nasdaq:WFM) announced today that Walter Robb, co-chief executive officer, will present at the William Blair & Company Growth Stock Conference at the Four Seasons Hotel in Chicago, IL on June 11th at 10:00 a.m. (CT). The audio portion of the presentation will be webcast live and made available on the company's website at: http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/company-info/investor-relations/management-presentations.

About Whole Foods Market

Founded in 1978 in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods Market (wholefoodsmarket.com) is the leading retailer of natural and organic foods, the first national "Certified Organic" grocer, and uniquely positioned as America's Healthiest Grocery StoreTM. In fiscal year 2014, the Company had sales of approximately $14 billion and currently has 421 stores in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Whole Foods Market employs approximately 90,000 team members and has been ranked for 18 consecutive years as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" in America by Fortune magazine.

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