Earnings calls are a window into a company’s business. But with most windows come curtains, and only insiders can help to tie them back– especially in times of flux and instability.
Natural products retailer Whole Foods Market held its 2017 second quarter earnings call. Company leaders responded after weeks of speculation about a possible sale and pressure from activist investors. During the call, Whole Foods also announced several personnel and operational changes.
We reached out to a longtime Whole Foods buyer and CPG advisor, Tim Sperry, to help sort through some of the news coming out of Austin as part of the BevNET Podcast. To hear his take, as well as other discussions and features on issues affecting food and beverage entrepreneurs, listen to the full episode below.