Garces Restaurant inks deal at Cira Centre
Philadelphia Michael Salove Co., an X Team partner, announced Friday the completion of a lease transaction at 2929 Arch Street in Philadelphia with Garces Restaurant Group.
Jose Garces’ newest restaurant concept will open in spring 2010, and will occupy 12,000 sq. ft. on two floors of the Cira Centre.
Jose Garces, a Philadelphia premiere chef and a recent “Iron Chef” winner on Food Network, will bring a “farm-to-table” concept to Philadelphia’s iconic Cira Centre at 30th Street Station. Cira Centre will also be home base for Garces Restaurant Group’s business operations and catering facility.
Kohl’s donates $250K for Haitian relief
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. Kohl’s announced that it has doanted $250,000 toward earthquake relief efforts in Haiti. Kohl’s is providing this donation to the American Red Cross, which is delivering much-needed emergency supplies and services in the earthquake-impacted areas through its Haiti Earthquake Relief Fund.
“As a family-focused department store, our hearts go out to the tens of thousands of families impacted by the catastrophic damage caused by this week’s earthquake,” said Julie Gardner, Kohl’s EVP and chief marketing officer. “The loss is great, the need is immense, and Kohl’s is proud to be in a position to help during this tragedy.”
Kmart to provide coats for Detroit kids
DETROIT Kmart announced that it is partnering with WADL-TV38 to provide free coats to Detroit school children on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Jan. 18.
“The economy and the extreme pressure on auxiliary services and organizations that help the community are tremendous. We consider ourselves fortunate that someone from our community would be so generous for the benefit of Detroit’s school children,” states Denise Dody Johnson marketing and public relations director.