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Restaurant Industry Trends Watch: Eating Local, Experiential Dining and Delivery
From The Buxton Co

In recent years, there have been a plethora of articles outlining the state of restaurant industry trends and which ones are having their moment in the spotlight. While it can be overwhelming to keep up with seemingly never-ending changes, there are a few trends that seem to be here for the ...

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MARINATE
Catering company announces first brick-and-mortar in Hollywood, CA

Edited by Michael Blahy

After a failed business turned into a successful catering company, two knuckleheads take one more stab at a storefront.
With a successful catering company spanning from downtown Los Angeles, all the way to the Westside, partners Mat Yuriditsky and Scot Rogers make a second attempt at brick-and-mortar store.

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Condemnation Provision Condemns Compensation
by Michael Blahy

In 2010, the West Point Shopping Center, owned by FPA West Point, LLC, had an access point condemned by the Utah Department of Transportation. KMART Corporation was one of the tenants in the shopping center. Both FPA and Kmart opposed the condemnation, but UDOT was able to proceed by ...

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3 Reasons to Consider a Tourism Analysis

Tourism analysis is not a new concept. Since tourism is an important economic driver for many communities, most tourism-focused cities invest significant resources to collect visitor data to ...

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MOD Pizza
Sets Aggressive Growth Plan

In mid-2016, MOD Pizza announced it had achieved a planned funding infusion intended to buffet the company’s growth plans leading into 2017. At that time, the company operated ...

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Lease Sealing

A Lessee is not obligated to complete a 15 year lease with a Lessor when the lease has not been properly sealed.

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3 Stages of Business Growth and How to Navigate Them

Every company wants to grow their business, but growth can mean radically different things depending on your brand’s stage in the business life cycle. Each stage of business growth presents new challenges, but it also presents new opportunities ...

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LIDS
It’s Regarded as The Destination for Hats

The company playfully implores customers, “No matter where you’re at, wear a hat.” By serving the needs of a broad market base, encompassing everyone from core sports fans and fashion-conscious, trend-savvy teens to customers ranging in age from their 20s on up through retirement age, LIDS has become ...

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Lease Age and Length not a Factor

Walgreen Eastern Company objected to the market value assigned to its property in the Town of West Hartford Connecticut after a town wide revaluation was conducted ...

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How Local Marketing Can Strengthen Your Restaurant Franchise Network

As the restaurant landscape continues to evolve, many franchisors are looking for ways to help their franchisees bring in new customers and beat the ...

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Chipotle
A Consistent Fast Casual Segment Leader

Denver, CO based Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has consistently ranked among the restaurant industries’ best performing companies. When it was founded in 1993, the goal was to provide tacqueria-inspired, affordably priced menu items, of a quality on par with fine dining, but delivered ...

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Locating Adult Establishment

When retailers decide to open in new markets, they do their due diligence in selecting the appropriate site for their new store. Prior to selecting a site in the Castleton area in Indianapolis, Indiana for a new ...

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Brick and Mortar Stores Still Matter

I know we’ve said this time and time again, but I feel like it’s worth repeating – brick and mortar stores still matter. Yes, we live in a digital age where online shopping is on the rise and ...

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CHARLOTTE RUSSE
Represents Savvy Retailing

Those familiar with formerly popular confections will recognize Charlotte Russe as a dessert invented by a noted French chef in the late 1700s, who named it in honor of his Russian employer, Czar Alexander I. It consists of a rather elegant ...

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Future Rulings Have Merit

In a four/three split decision, the Washington County Board of Revision and Washington County auditor will need to reargue their real-property-valuation case ...

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