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by Kathy Loftus, Global Leader, Sustainable Facilities, Whole Foods Market on Feb 17, 2016
And it is evident by the partnership we’ve begun in the Better Buildings Challenge SWAP. Whole Foods Market is a company that is well aware of the impact that energy efficiency in commercial buildings can have in protecting the environment and saving billions of dollars in energy costs for the U.S...
by Monica Kanojia on Oct 09, 2015
How the grocery store’s all-around, and all-over approach to corporate-wide sustainability promotes customer loyalty and engages employees The Food Marketing Institute recently held its Energy and Store Development Conference in San Diego, CA where facility managers, designers, and energy modelers...
by Better Buildings Beat Team on Jul 23, 2015
Grocery stores seek to deliver convenience to their customers. However, this convenience—large-scale refrigeration, open refrigerated cases, industrial cooking equipment—also causes the sector to struggle with energy management.  Better Buildings Challenge partner Whole Foods Market created such a...