GREENSBORO, N.C. — Stock in The Fresh Market here slid to a 52-week low after the fast-growing company reported lackluster sales growth in the fourth quarter. “Though we executed well in the fourth quarter, we experienced a sudden slowdown in customer traffic and resultant comparable-store sales that were consistent across our network,” said Craig Carlock, president and chief executive officer. “These effects were most pronounced during the holidays, and our ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

Why Register for FREE?

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick.  What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers:  While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.