Investor Relations

Apollo Global Management, LLC (APO), a leading global alternative investment manager, acquired the stock of The Fresh Market, Inc. (TFM) ("The Fresh Market") as of April 27, 2016. As a result, The Fresh Market became a privately-held company and The Fresh Market's common stock ceased trading on the NASDAQ.

Communication regarding investor records, including change of address or ownership, should be directed to the company's transfer agent, American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC at the address or phone number below.

American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, LLC Operations Center 6201 15th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11219 Telephone: (800) 937-5449

Investors, security analysts and members of the media should direct their financial inquiries to our Investor Relations Department at (336) 615-8065 or ir@thefreshmarket.net.

The Fresh Market, Inc. is a specialty grocery retailer focused on creating an extraordinary food shopping experience for its customers. Since opening its first store in 1982, The Fresh Market has offered high-quality food products, with an emphasis on fresh, premium perishables and an uncompromising commitment to customer service. The Fresh Market currently operates over 170 stores in 24 states across the United States.