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The Fresh Market, the 95-store chain based in North Carolina, reportedly has filed for an initial public offering aimed at raising as much as $345 million.

It was a little less than two years ago that the Berry family, which owns The Fresh Market, decided not to sell the company after considering offers over the past three or four months.

In the 22 months since it came to that decision, the retailer has continued to grow, opening 18 more stores.
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