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Daily Table founder Doug Rauch said the idea was to “reach a segment of the population that is hard to reach.”

Nonprofit grocery store set to open in Dorchester

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Leung writes a business column every Wednesday and Friday. Previously she served six years as the business editor overseeing daily and Sunday coverage.