Natural Grocers opens Texas store Dec. 5
Denver — Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage is announcing the grand opening of its newest Texas location in the new Town Square Shopping Center in Wichita Falls. The store opens for business on Dec. 5.
"We invite the Wichita Falls community to come in see what we’re about," said Kemper Isely, Natural Grocers co-president. “While they are here, shoppers can also pick up some practical ideas for healthy eating during one of our free cooking demonstrations, or take part in a free nutritional education seminar."
Report: Amazon opens pop-up in San Francisco
New York — Online giant Amazon has opened a pop-up store in Westfield San Francisco Centre, San Francisco. The pop-up sells Kindle tablets and e-readers, as well as branded covers and power adapters from vending machines, according to The Wall Street Journal. It is one of a handful of pop-ups the company has opened in malls.
Citing one of the employees at the location, WSJ reported that the pop-up store would close after two weeks.
An Amazon spokeswoman told WSJ that the temporary stores were in a handful of malls as part of a marketing campaign.
Krispy Kreme signs deal for 10 locations in Houston
Winston-Salem, N.C. — Krispy Kreme has signed a development agreement with Dulce Restaurants, LLC, to develop 10 new Krispy Kreme shops in Houston over the next five years.
Dulce Restaurants, LLC, a subsidiary of Dallas-based Sun Holdings, LLC, currently operates three Krispy Kreme locations in Dallas, and has plans to open an additional 15 Dallas shops through 2018.