S.J. Collins News

Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 7:31am

Marketplace at Tech Center

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – (September 2015) – Starbucks and BJs Restaurant and Brewhouse have officially opened for business at the Marketplace at Tech Center. The 250,000-square-foot retail center is part of Tech Center, a 100-acre mixed-use development in Newport News. Marketplace at Tech Center will offer a distinct blend of retail and boutique shops, casual and fine dining and year-round recreation.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 1:09pm

Developer S. J. Collins Enterprises plans to start construction next month on an 11-acre retail project in Chamblee anchored by a 45,000-square-foot Whole Foods Marketplace.

Known as Peachtree Crossing, the project is taking shape on the former Oxford Chemical site, a property that had been targeted for redevelopment on what’s become an active stretch of Peachtree lined by MARTA’s Gold line. The area includes cities such as Chamblee just north of Atlanta’s tallest office and residential towers.

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 7:25am

The Toledo Plan Commission approved site plans Thursday for Secor Village, a new shopping development that will have a Whole Foods Market as the anchor tenant.

The 40,000-square-foot upscale gourmet grocery and two smaller commercial/​retail buildings will be constructed on seven acres along Secor Road near Executive Parkway at the site of the former Showcase Cinemas

George Oravecz, the developer’s engineer, told the planning board the proposed shopping center will complete the rebuilding of the movie theater property that was demolished in 2011.

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 7:19am

Whole Foods, Oak Creek Marketplace

Whole Foods Market announced this morning an opening date of June 3 for the specialty grocer’s first Dayton-area location, on Miamisburg-Centerville Road (Ohio 725) and McEwen Road in Washington Twp.

The new 45,000-square-foot store is planning to hire for about 130 new positions and will employ about 150, including Whole Foods employees who will be transferring to the new store, a Whole Foods spokeswoman said.

The new store will include:

Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:53am

TOLEDO, Ohio - Whole Foods Market is announcing it will open a store in Toledo. The supermarket chain specializing in natural and organic foods says it has signed a lease for a 40,000 square foot building near Secor Road and Executive Parkway. An opening date has yet to be announced. There are currently six Whole Foods stores in Ohio, with three more in development. The Secor Road area is currently under redevelopment with groundbreaking for a Holiday Express expected this spring.