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Whole Foods Market North Atlantic Kitchen

Whole Foods Market North Atlantic Kitchen

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New England District Office (NWE-DO)
One Montvale Avenue, 4th floor
Stoneham, MA 02180
Phone 781.587.7500 

January 30, 2017

John Mackey, Chief Executive Officer
Whole Foods Markets Inc.
550 Bowie Street
Austin, TX 78703

Dear Mr. Mackey:

The Food and Drug Administration has completed an evaluation of your firm’s corrective actions in response to our Warning Letter [CMS 492729, June 8, 2016]. Based on our evaluation, it appears that you have addressed the violation(s) contained in this Warning Letter. Future FDA inspections and regulatory activities will further assess the adequacy and sustainability of these corrections.

This letter does not relieve you or your firm from the responsibility of taking all necessary steps to assure sustained compliance with the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and its implementing regulations or with other relevant legal authority. The Agency expects you and your firm to maintain compliance and will continue to monitor your state of compliance. This letter will not preclude any future regulatory action should violations be observed during a subsequent inspection or through other means.


CAPT Diane M. Prince
Acting Director, Compliance Branch
New England District 

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