Posts Tagged ‘retail’

New Shops Bring Life to Downtown Pickerington

New Shops Bring Life to Downtown Pickerington
Two unique stores have found a home in downtown Pickerington. Husband-and-wife team Jason and Jennifer Diehl opened the Ritzy Rose and Vintage Diehls in August of 2013. The shop is one-half Ritzy Rose and one-half Vintage Diehls. When the couple saw the storefront’s dual-door nature, they knew...
December 9th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Igloo Letterpress Expands Retail Store in Historic Worthington Space

Igloo Letterpress Expands Retail Store in Historic Worthington Space
Holiday shoppers will find a new gift-shop option in Old Worthington this season. Igloo Letterpress recently expanded their operations to create a unique retail experience in the historic Snow House. The space features an ample retail presence, as well as the book bindery and a creative production...
December 6th, 2013 | Announcements | Read More

Local Children’s Apparel Line Finds Downtown Storefront

Local Children’s Apparel Line Finds Downtown Storefront
Another downtown retail space will be filled thanks to the KickStart 2 competition. Children’s clothing designers Team Chipmunk will soon have a retail storefront just south of the Columbus Commons on Third Street. Owner Liz Bourgeois outfits tiny tots with her classic hand-crafted designs. Team...
November 29th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Sweet Simpliciteas Bringing Unique Tea Blends to Downtown Storefront

Sweet Simpliciteas Bringing Unique Tea Blends to Downtown Storefront
The Downtown crowd will have a new option for their caffeine fix early next year. Sweet Simpliciteas will open their doors on Third Street just South of the Columbus Commons to serve up unique flavors of hand-blended tea. Sweet Simpliciteas is one of two winners of the KickStart 2 competition. The prize...
November 26th, 2013 | Business Profiles | Read More

Robert Mason Launching Online Store on Black Friday

Robert Mason Launching Online Store on Black Friday
A countdown on the front page of Robert Mason‘s website leads to a very important date – the launch of their online store on Black Friday. “It’s almost like giving us more space when we don’t have a building for it,” Owner Robert Grimmett says of the site. The online...
November 25th, 2013 | Announcements, News | Read More

Black Friday Boosts Sales for Short North Shops

Black Friday Boosts Sales for Short North Shops
Local businesses are capitalizing on days that shoppers are already eager to be out and about. Special holiday shopping days like Black Friday, Small Business Saturday or Cyber Monday take a bit of a twist when it comes to small businesses. Locally-owned shops typically can’t offer as deep of discounts...
November 22nd, 2013 | Trendspotting | Read More

Four Ways to Prepare for the Holiday Rush

Four Ways to Prepare for the Holiday Rush
Holiday season is right around the corner, and as a small business owner, now is the time to start prepping your business. Consumers are beginning their holiday shopping earlier and earlier, and if your business and employees aren’t ready and organized by the time the holiday chaos kicks off, you could...
November 7th, 2013 | $traight Talk | Read More

Lessons from Grand Rapids: MoDiv

Lessons from Grand Rapids: MoDiv
TheMetropreneur.com visited regional neighbor Grand Rapids for the CEOS for Cities annual conference last week. While there, we checked in on three different entrepreneurial/incubator facilities and programs to find out how other cities are nurturing small business growth and innovation. Grand Rapids...
October 8th, 2013 | Entrepreneurial Support | Read More