Shops at County Center receives top honor
Hoadley, Va. Jacksonville, Fla.-based Regency Centers said it has been honored with a first-place award for shopping center cleanliness at Shops at County Center in Hoadley, Va.
According to Luke Puccinelli, Regency Centers’ operations manager, the shopping center recently received the Prince William Clean Community Council’s 2009 Clean Shopping Center Award which recognizes Regency as a participant in the local program and winner with the highest average score from volunteer surveys among local residents.
The Prince William Clean Community Council is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful.
Report: Fresh & Easy set for major Northern California push
New York City Fresh & Easy, the U.S. arm of British grocery giant Tesco, is preparing for major expansion in the Northern California market, the Financial Times reported.
According to the report, Tesco is purchasing store sites and building a distribution center to support Northern California expansion, despite saying in April it had put plans to increase its presence in that region on hold.
Fresh & Easy currently operates about 125 stores in Arizona, California and Nevada, including about 50 locations in Northern California.