Whole Foods Market case analysis

This case study focused key problems Whole Foods Markets may be encountering now, and recommends some solutions to solve its problems and improve the company’s performance. Analyzing the company required an examination of the company’s external and internal performance. For external analysis, the researcher used PEST analysis, looking for political, legal, and economics-related issues the company may encounter. An analysis was also performed using Porters Five Forces of Competition. For internal analysis, the researcher utilized SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) analysis as well as value chain, grand strategy, market analysis, and financial analyses. Finally, the researcher offers alternatives and recommendations, based on information gathered from external and internal analysis, to enhance the company’s performance in future.