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.