Harris Teeter Supermarkets, Inc. operates a chain of supermarkets in eight states primarily in the southeastern and mid-Atlantic United States, and the District of Columbia, through its primary subsidiary Harris Teeter, Inc. The Company�s supermarkets offer groceries, produce, meat and seafood, delicatessen items, bakery items, wines and non-food items such as health and beauty care, general merchandise and floral. Retail supermarket operations are supported by two company-owned distribution centers and one company-owned dairy production facility. Other than milk, yogurt and ice cream produced by the company-owned facility, the Company purchases most of the products it sells, including its store brand products, from outside suppliers or directly from the manufacturers. The Company�s departmental stores include Butchers Market, Harris Teeter Farmers Market, Harris Teeter Fishermans Market, Harris Teeter Fresh Foods Market, Harris Teeter Pharmacy and The Flower Gallery.