Square has signed a deal with Whole Foods. This is the first deal that Square has made with a major grocery store chain. Square also has a major partnership in place with Starbucks.
?Whole Foods Market and Square share a focus on supporting local sellers and creating amazing shopping experiences,? stated Jack Dorsey, co-founder and CEO of Square. ?With Square, Whole Foods Market will enable commerce in more parts of their stores with easy, accessible tools that showcase the best of what?s achievable in the service of retailers and customers.?
The Square Stand is the company’s point-of-sale system and is used at 7 Whole Foods locations. It will be introduced at more stores this year. Square will be used at their “in-store venues,” including pizzerias, juice bars, and sandwich counters.