Grossman Development names development exec
Boston — Grossman Development Group said Friday that Mark Hebert has joined the company as VP development.
Hebert was previously project development manager for WS Development. Prior to WS, Hebert spent nearly 10 years at BJ’s Wholesale Club, starting as a store planner and becoming a site development manager.
Apple unveils new entry for Fifth Avenue flagship
New York City — Apple on Friday unveiled a new glass entrance for its store on New York City’s Fifth Avenue.
The original 32-ft. glass cube previously used 90 panes of glass. The new design has a more sleeker, slimmed-down look and features 15 larger, seamless panes. Apple also updated the plaza outside the store.
The total project cost Apple a reported $6.7 million.
Fresh & Easy debuts smaller Express format
New York City — Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market, the U.S. division of Tesco, has opened its first Fresh & Easy Express store, at La Cienega Boulevard and 18th Street in Los Angeles.
The new format is approximately 3,000 sq. ft. versus the 10,000-sq.-ft. footprint of a standard Fresh & Easy. It features an edited selection of some 2,700 SKUs, including fresh foods, baked items, groceries, and health and beauty items.