Six months after receiving an initial thumbs down from the county, a reworked version of a hotel-anchored development that would bring hundreds of new homes and other uses to central Chesterfield has secured the approval of county supervisors.
The donut chain has ditched the Carytown location it’s called home for almost a decade, as its franchisee hunts for a location with a drive-thru.
A slinger of Southern soul food opened a brick-and-mortar location in Shockoe Bottom Tuesday, trading up from a mobile kitchen in Northside.
The closure of the location at Carytown Place follows that of the Panera outpost in Stony Point Fashion Park.
Just as it is beginning to reopen after coronavirus closures, the Southside mall has lost another tenant.
The seller of the grocery-anchored property was Virginia Beach-based Armada Hoffler and the buyer was another publicly traded REIT based in Canada.
A bit of extra regulatory breathing room from loosened ABC restrictions during the pandemic has opened up new, and in some cases potentially business-saving revenue streams, for many local liquor makers.
The vaping retail chain has struck a deal to grow well beyond its brick-and-mortar footprint by acquiring an internet brand that brings with it annual sales in the tens of millions of dollars.
“There’s a hole in menswear in Richmond,” said Alan Long, who owns the store with Rebkee’s Kevin McFadden. “I’m not trying to get a three-pack of Hanes T-shirts, but I’m also not looking for a $200 T-shirt.”
National gym chain Life Time is still looking to make its entry into the Richmond market, but it won’t be doing so at the troubled Southside Mall.