Posts Tagged ‘retail’

Glenn Avenue Soap Company Opens Brick-and-Mortar in Grandview

Glenn Avenue Soap Company Opens Brick-and-Mortar in Grandview
About eight years ago, a local couple bid to rid their home of harmful chemicals, artificial fragrances and other toxic ingredients found in their family’s body care products. When the matriarch couldn’t find suitable alternatives, she decided to make it herself. Fast forward to 2016 and...
February 3rd, 2016 | Business Profiles | Read More

Business Opportunity: Library Store Inside of Main Library

Business Opportunity: Library Store Inside of Main Library
Friends of the Library announced a call for vendors to partner with them on a business opportunity: running the store located inside of the Columbus Metropolitan Main Library. The Main Library is currently under renovation and is expected to reopen to the public June 25, 2016. Friends of the Library...
January 8th, 2016 | Announcements | Read More

Under Aurora Opening Franklinton Storefront

Under Aurora Opening Franklinton Storefront
A new store is opening its doors in Franklinton tomorrow. Located at 923 Sullivant Ave., Under Aurora carries its namesake line of plant-based fragrances and skin care products, as well as a host of other gems from crafty artisans. Owner Tina De Broux uses all-natural, plant-based ingredients in her...
December 4th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More

Shopping Small Has Big Benefits

Shopping Small Has Big Benefits
Small businesses have been elevating their local economy by encouraging consumers to shop in their neighborhoods. Of course shopping local benefits the shop owner, but there is a bigger impact than just that. Shopping local helps impact our community, our neighborhood and our economy. Many endeavors...
November 12th, 2015 | Chamber Connection | Read More

Is Your Business Ready for the Holidays?

Is Your Business Ready for the Holidays?
Derrick Bailey As the holiday season quickly approaches, now is the time to prepare your business and your employees for the chaos that comes with the holidays. While it may seem too soon – holiday music hasn’t even begun to play! – consumers are starting their holiday shopping earlier and earlier....
November 5th, 2015 | $traight Talk | Read More

cbuzz Episode 04: Olivera Bratich of Wholly Craft

cbuzz Episode 04: Olivera Bratich of Wholly Craft
Wholly Craft was doing the local thing long before it was a “thing.” The craft store selling handmade goods opened in 2005 on the ground floor of the artisan boom. Etsy was still in beta and stores that offered handcrafters a place to sell their goods really didn’t exist. “It...
September 14th, 2015 | cbuzz Podcast | Read More

2015 Franklin County Retail Report Discusses E-Commerce Impact

2015 Franklin County Retail Report Discusses E-Commerce Impact
The strength of retail in a region is a good indicator of the health of its economy. The 2015 Franklin County Retail Report presented by Franklin County and the Columbus Chamber sheds light on the role retail plays in the economy of the fastest growing urban county in the state. “The retail sector...
September 1st, 2015 | Announcements, Trendspotting | Read More

Store 5a Opening Short North Storefront

Store 5a Opening Short North Storefront
“Intapreneurship” arises when an individual gets the chance to innovate like an entrepreneur within an existing business. That’s exactly what’s happened in the case of the Diamond Cellar and its offshoot concept, Store 5a. Store 5a gives second life to all of the jewelry that...
June 19th, 2015 | Business Profiles | Read More