Blackhawk is a leading prepaid payment network utilizing proprietary technology to offer a broad range of gift cards, other prepaid products and payment services in the United States and 18 other countries.SOURCE Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc.
Beyond Meat is backed by Bill Gates, among other investors.
Whole Foods looks to be in play.
Three years ago Albertson acquired Safeway for $9 billion, and turned it into the 3rd largest supermarket chain in terms of revenue.
Sprouts Farmers Market stock is reacting negatively to a report Whole Foods may get a takeover bid from Albertsons.