MinuteClinic enters Hawaii
Woonsocket, R.I. — MinuteClinic, a division of CVS Caremark Corporation, will open today its first walk-in medical clinic in Hawaii at the Longs Drug store on South King Street in Honolulu near the University of Hawaii, Manoa. It is the first of seven MinuteClinic locations to open inside select Longs Drug stores on Oahu in the next two weeks.
Additional clinics will serve patients in Aiea, Hawaii Kai, Kailua, Kaneohe, Kapolei and Waialae.
"We are thrilled to bring MinuteClinic to Hawaii, our first new state in five years and the first of three new states in 2013," said Nancy Gagliano, M.D., chief medical officer of MinuteClinic. "We believe MinuteClinic can be part of the solution to help broaden access to high quality, convenient and affordable health care services on Oahu."
Dick’s Sporting Goods opens three stores
Pittsburgh – Dick’s Sporting Goods is opening three new stores. The stores are located at the Lakeshore Mall in Gainesville, Ga., the Epps Bridge Center in Athens, Ga., and a remodeled store in Leawood, Kan.
The newly enhanced 102,000-square-foot-store in Leawood will include additional specialized services and hands-on customer experiences throughout the bike, lodge and golf departments, including a golf simulator, a club fitting center, putting green, an archery lane with an on-site bow technician, and bike safety inspections, custom fittings, tune-ups and assembly. The new stores in Georgia will feature more than 40 in-store services performed by certified pros in golf, bike, hunting, fishing, team sports and more. Dick’s now has 534 stores nationwide.
"We look forward to opening our new Dick’s Sporting Goods in Gainesville and becoming part of the community," said Lauren Hobart, senior VP and chief marketing officer, Dick’s Sporting Goods. "We want to serve athletes of all ages in Gainesville by providing the equipment they need to help them excel."
Tween girls party format Club Tabby announces new location
Lake Charles, La. – Club Tabby, a tween girls retail party store concept, has partnered with California-based franchise development group Franchise Beacon to open a location in Willow Grove, Pa.
Franchisee Nicole Collado said she plans to open two more Club Tabby stores in the next five years.
“I fell in love with the concept,” Collado said.
Club Tabby hosts parties, does makeovers, and offer retail products that focus on making girls feel pampered and special.