Sunflowers Farmer Market to enter California
Boulder, Col. — Sunflowers Farmer Market plans to open its first location in California on May 11, in Roseville, which is in the northern half of the state.
Sunflower operates 33 stores in Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah and Texas.
Edens & Avant announces new hires
Columbia, S.C. — Edens & Avant announced it has appointed Peter Melmed as VP construction and development.
Melmed will be based in Bethesda, Md., and will oversee the construction of large-scale development and redevelopments throughout the Edens & Avant portfolio.
Prior to joining Edens & Avant, Melmed was a real estate consultant at PJM Realty.
In related news, Edens & Avant has hired Jimmy Davis as southeast leasing representative. Based in Atlanta, Davis will initially focus on completing the re-merchandising of the 154,284-sq.-ft. Toco Hills Promenade located in the Druid Hills neighborhood of Atlanta.
Charming Charlie opening at Patriot Place
Foxborough, Mass. — Patriot Place shopping center, located in Foxborough, Mass., announced that Charming Charlie boutique opened today, its first location in Massachusetts.
Patriot Place, located adjacent to Gillette Stadium, features a wide variety of shopping, dining and entertainment options, including large and boutique retailers, 16 casual to high-end restaurants and other nightlife venues. Among the highlights of Patriot Place are the northeast’s only Bass Pro Shops, a state-of-the-art Showcase Cinema De Lux, a Showcase Live concert venue, a 19,000-sq.-ft. CBS Scene Restaurant & Bar, Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon, a Brigham & Women’s/Mass General Health Care Facility and the four-star Renaissance Hotel & Spa at Patriot Place.