Whole Foods hit hard
gives his final budget recommendations to the city council february 26th. 3 3 3austin-based grocer whole foods has been hit hard by the economic ardownturn. downturn.profits at whole foods fell 17-percent from this ptime last year.whole foods executives blame slowing store traffic and legal costs. whole foods net income was 32- point-3 million dollars for the first quarter of this year.