Friday, December 4, 2020

Tag: Did Bezos Lie? That’s What Monopolists Do!

Did Bezos Lie? That’s What Monopolists Do!

by Karl Denninger, Market Ticker:

Gee, you’ll save lots at Whole Paycheck if you have a PRIME membership after we close the transaction was the claim.

Uh, nope.

Despite the Amazon hype, prices in Whole Foods’ 490 stores across the country — even after shoppers pony up cash for the Prime discount — come down by just $1.54 on a $400 basket of groceries, according to the report.

Customers could be forgiven for thinking prices have been cut further — as Whole Foods stores are chockablock with signs proclaiming, “Prime members now save even more.”