WholeFoods has created http://www.wholeplanetfoundation.org to form economic partnerships with poor farmers in countries where whole foods already sources produce for the US leading foods supermarket dedicated to improving diets as well as transparency of food supply chain
In little over 5 years wholeplanetfoundation has started up farmers microcredits in over 40 countries; no company more consistently champions yunus; moreover for 3 weeks a year microcredit publicity is distributed through all the whole foods outlets making whole foods the first corporate brand to use a fully integrated promotion of
John Mackey is only one of 2 CEOS in USA with his own multi-win model "conscious capitalism" for challenging macroeconomists and wall street's unsustainable ( corporate irresponsibility) metrics. The other is Ray Anderson in Atlanta who is leading carpet manufacture to zero footprint quality by 2020.
Incredibly Obama hasnt changed one of the macroeconomic rules that got the world into a final series of financial tsunamis accelerating towards global financial meltdown
Mackey & Rainforest Alliance: Conscious Capitalism John Mackey, co-founder and CEO of Whole Foods Market, discusses Purpo0se of Markets http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xFqfWx0dbpM
Journalism, and John Mackey, founder and CEO .. Foods' John Mackey usher Berkeley foodies .. Trade and the Rainforest Alliance to evaluate http://berkeley.edu/news/media/releases/2007/02/28_pollanmackey.shtml