Harris Teeter - Grocery and pharmacy
Harris Teeter is a supermarket chain located in the Eastern United States. Stores are located in Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia, North and South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and Tennessee. he stores are separated into different departments, offering customers an easy shopping experience. Store departments include produce, bakery, dairy, meat and seafood. The company supports local and global farmers, to provide customers with high quality produce and meats. A large wine section is available to customers, along with beer. There is a fully operational pharmacy available to fill doctor's prescriptions and help assist customers with questions about over-the-counter medicine. Other than the store departments, Harris Teeter offers a variety of services. Store services include Western Union banking, Redbox DVD rental and Starbucks coffee in select locations.
Harris Teeter - Groceries since 1958
Harris Teeter was founded in 1958 in North Carolina, when two grocery store companies, Harris Super Markets and Teeter's Food Marts, combined operations. Within the first three years of operation, the company had 25 operational stores. Over the years, the company grew by revenues and acquisitions. In 1969, the company was bought by Ruddick Corporation and went public on the New York Stock exchange. With the help of the Ruddick Corporation, Harris Teeter continued to grow and utilize distribution centers. Today, the company has over 210 stores and employs over 25,000 people. In 2012, Harris Teeter reported net sales of $4.5 billion.