ROSEWELL, Ga. -- Harry's Farmers Market here said sales rose 2.2% to $35.2 million in the 13-week quarter ended Aug. 4.
8.8% same-store sales decline in the quarter.
However, a company spokesman said same-store sales improved in the period and have continued to improve since Aug. 4. "We are not at par yet, but we aren't that far away." Even during the second quarter, same-store sales were improving, he said, pointing out that for the first half, the decline was 9.5%.