Arthur T. Demoulas makes offer to buy Market Basket

Former Market Basket chief executive Arthur T. Demoulas, shown here in 2013, said he will make an offer to buy the embattled supermarket chain.

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Demoulas, pictured above in 2013, will try to buy the 50.5 percent of the company now controlled by family members who fired him.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/24/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/chelsea.JPG Protesters excited, cautious about Arthur T. Demoulas’s offer

Market Basket workers and protesters were buoyed by the offer from the ousted chief executive to buy out his relatives.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/24/BostonGlobe.com/EditorialOpinion/Images/vennochi-1771.png Employees are the losers in Market Basket feud

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