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Healthy competition

But with those openings, Akin’s Natural Foods, a local stalwart in the vitamin and health-food business, is working to keep its customers, and to draw some of the attention away from the new kids in town.Akin’s opened its first Oklahoma City store, 2924 N.W. 63rd, which is across the street from Sunflower, in 1993. Mary

Whole Foods CEO plans Norman visit

Until now, Mackey had little reason to visit the metro area. But with the addition of Whole Foods in Oklahoma City this fall, Mackey, co-CEO and co-founder of the Austin, Texas-based grocery chain, will present ideas on creativity in business at the Oklahoma Creativity Forum 2011. Mackey will make his remarks Nov. 1 at the

Grocery store planned for Deep Deuce

In mid-2012, developer Richard McKown plans to bring a branch of Norman-based Native Roots Market to his Level Urban Apartment development that is under construction. The grocery store will occupy 3,000 square feet and sit at the corner of N.E. 2nd Street and Walnut Avenue. McKown said he is excited to bring a grocery store