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Amazon is giving Amazon Prime customers 10 percent off of sale items inside Whole Foods stores, and weekly specials on regular-priced items. The discount program will be instituted nationwide this summer. The news comes after Amazon raised the price of its Prime membership for the first time to $120 a year.
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi will appear in national ads in an attempt to improve the company's image after a turbulent year. The commercials promise Uber is moving in a new direction to make the service “much, much better.”
Burger King is releasing a limited edition sandwich in honor of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding this Saturday. The sandwich is a piece of breaded chicken with lettuce, barbecue sauce and two onion rings to signify the royal matrimony. The sandwich is only available in the U.K.