S.J. Collins News

Monday, February 5, 2018 - 12:14pm

The store is the second Whole Foods Market location serving the Sarasota area and the 28th in Florida

SARASOTA, FL – Whole Foods Market has opened the doors of its newest natural and organic community market in Sarasota. The 40,000-square-foot store, 5298 University Parkway, employs approximately 180 workers. The store is the second Whole Foods Market location serving the Sarasota area and the 28th in Florida.

Monday, February 5, 2018 - 11:58am

Delray Plaza is getting a makeover.

The 85,000-square-foot complex is being developed by Georgia-based commercial real estate development firm, S.J. Collins Enterprises.

By spring 2019, expect to see new tenants in the plaza including BurgerFi, Club Pilates, Tide Dry Cleaners, Tipsy SalonBar, Vana Med Spa, First Watch and Zoes Kitchen.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 12:33pm

Whole Foods at University Station includes a French-themed restaurant and bar.

Steve Salsberry, a regional produce associate coordinator for Whole Foods, was standing in front of mountains of vegetables and fruits his grocery store is famous for displaying.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 12:24pm

Record-setting sale of commercial strip and booming development signal that ITP city is on the right track

Before the Great Recession, a shopping center in the heart of Buckhead sold for nearly $660 per square foot—a sum no development anywhere in the metro has come close to for the past decade... until now.

A new Whole Foods-anchored shopping center has fetched more than $630 per square foot in a recent sale, according to Bisnow.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 12:17pm

University Parkway store to open Wednesday morning

You can sit at the bar and order a beer.

There’s an outlet for your laptop and a hook for your handbag.

They’ve got a French-inspired food menu and even a happy hour.

No, this isn’t Sarasota’s newest restaurant or cafe.

I’m talking about its newest grocery store.