Whole Foods eyes Frisco, 7 others for new stores


FRISCO, Colo. (AP) -- Whole Foods Market Inc. says it has signed eight new leases for stores in cities including Frisco, Colo.

The leases are in Frisco; Miami; Orland Park, Ill.; South Bend, Ind.; Minneapolis; Jackson, Miss.; Port Chester, N.Y., and Cleveland, Ohio. They average about 33,100 square feet.

The company said Wednesday that the stores aren't scheduled to open until at least fiscal 2013, which starts Oct. 1.