The Fresh Market, Inc. offers high-quality food products, with an emphasis on fresh, premium perishables and extraordinary food shopping experience. The Company operates approximately 151 stores in 26 states across the United States. The Company has focus on perishable product categories, which include meat, seafood, produce, deli, bakery, floral, sushi and prepared foods. Its non-perishable product categories consist of traditional grocery, frozen and dairy products as well as bulk, coffee and candy, beer and wine, and health and beauty. Its stores are organized around distinct departments with engaging merchandise displays that reinforce emphasis on freshness and service. In addition, its stores are decorated and designed to evoke a 'neighborhood grocer� feel, and in some cases are customized to local and regional tastes.