Looking to expand on its capabilities, a downtown-based medical research firm has just received an eight-figure shot in the arm.
A former Ruby Tuesday property in Henrico County will be the future home of a generator retailer franchise, the first Virginia outpost of what will be a statewide expansion for the company.
Two proposed developments that would add a total of about 77,000 square feet in new retail, restaurant and office space in Hanover County are working their way through the planning approval process.
One of the few national retail chains based in the Richmond area has thought up a few new strategies in response to the coronavirus, which has disrupted its plans to expand its footprint with new stores this year.
In search of new revenue after being forced to cut more than half its staff shortly after a post-merger ramp-up, Richmond-based XII Brands is looking to try scrubs on for size.
Charred got burned by the virus downturn, but owners Walied Sanie and James Baldwin are staying on their toes to keep the month-old restaurant alive.
Locally based used car giant CarMax continues to respond to the coronavirus downturn.
Social distancing soon may change the development plan approval process in Henrico, at least as long as mandated social distancing is in place.
With fewer mouths to tend to in the age of social distancing, a Central Virginia dental practice has turned itself into an equipment supplier for a few medical providers in the region, ordering protective gear on their behalf as the coronavirus pandemic strains their resources.
Developers now can submit plans via email, a move that comes as a response to disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.