Skip Nav
Fast and Easy
The Only Way to Eat Watermelon
Food News
Hot Pockets Partners With Food Trucks For Its Latest Flavors
Candy
5 Things You Don't Know About Skittles

Whole Foods Sells Peeled Oranges

This Whole Foods Item Will Make You Say "WTF"

Whole Foods is not exactly known for having the best deals, but it has gained notoriety for selling everyday foods repackaged with absurdly steep prices. The grocery store clearly didn't learn from the asparagus water debacle, because it recently stocked its shelves with peeled oranges . . . in a plastic container!

Sure, it's convenient to have your orange prepeeled — no one enjoys the sticky fingers that follow eating this citrus delight! For a company that is supposedly committed to reducing its carbon footprint and plastic consumption, it seems like a pretty odd move to sell individual oranges in plastic containers — for $6! After a woman kindly pointed out to Whole Foods that oranges have naturally occurring coverings (their peels) on Twitter, the company responded that it would stop selling them. We're just wondering how long Whole Foods would have kept them stocked if someone hadn't taken to social media and called out its hypocrisy!

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
A Plant-Based Food Scene Grows in Belgium
Ben and Jerry's New Belgium Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ale
How to Save Money on Groceries at Whole Foods
Where Can You Watch Alton Brown's Good Eats?
Whole Foods Rotisserie Chicken
Hot Pockets Food-Truck Flavors
DIY Mirror Cleaner

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Food
X