Publix to open at Aloma Shopping Center
Winter Park, Fla. — Orlando, Fla.-based Crossman & Co. said that Publix will open a new store at Aloma Shopping Center, in Winter Park, Fla., on Nov. 18.
The original store was demolished last April and the newly constructed store has been expanded by more than 5,000 sq. ft. The new 47,000-sq.-ft. facility includes a liquor store.
Crossman & Co. has been overseeing the redevelopment of the property and handles the leasing and management at the shopping center.
Other shops at the center include the Aloma Cinema Grill, Pet Supermarket and Fedex/Kinko’s.
Atherton Mill and Market announces new tenants
Charlotte, N.C. — Columbia, S.C.-based Edens & Avant announced that Atherton Mill and Market will soon welcome several new tenants.
Vin Master will open a 1,661-sq.-ft. wine concept retail store at Atherton Mill. In addition to its permanent retail location in Atherton Mill, Vin Master will also become the first permanent vendor at the Atherton Farmers Market, located at the center.
Vin Master will open in first quarter 2011.
Sola Salons will open its third Charlotte location at Atherton Mill, with an anticipated opening date in January. And Big Ben’s British Pub will reopen in December along the Tremont Avenue street frontage of Atherton Mill.
Engineering firm Kimley Horn is consolidating its two Charlotte locations into approximately 15,000 sq. ft. of prime office space at Atherton Mill for approximately 60 employees. The Atherton site was specifically chosen for its location on the Charlotte Light Rail and proximity to Uptown.
Along with the farmers market, Ice House Restaurant and Ferguson Enterprises, Atherton Mill and Market is also home to American Community Bank; Rudino’s Pizza and Grinders; Evolution Fitness; By Design; In Sync and Luna Café.
Stokas Realty merges with Bieri Co.
Detroit — X Team, an international alliance of retail real estate advisors, has announced a partnership between Detroit X Team Partner Stokas Realty Advisors and Detroit-based Bieri Co., resulting in the formation of Stokas Bieri Real Estate.
SBRE specializes in site selection for retailers nationwide and offers additional services, including project leasing, disposition of excess properties, restructuring, market analysis and legal services.