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Notable Retail Developments in Winston-Salem

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theres a rumor that Food Lion will be opening at the former Winn-Dixie on 66, just north of Winston.

a new mixed-use development on the W-S/K-ville border is planned. i think its called Union Cross Town Center?, with upscale residential, retail and a movie theater. Im not sure which town will claim this.

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theres a rumor that Food Lion will be opening at the former Winn-Dixe on 66, just north of Winston.

a new mixed-use development on the W-S/K-ville border is planned. i think its called Union Cross Town Center?, with upscale residential, retail and a movie theater. Im not sure which town will claim this.

In a similar item, Village of Clemmons have postponed a vote on the new development at Lewisville Road/I-40 until September. Many questions were raised about the viability of the residential portion of the development were raised in the last town council meeting so it appears that this development is going back to the drawing boards.

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Thers a New Applebees opening in Clemmons.

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Boone Fabrics, a retailer specialising in drapery and upholstery fabrics, has opened a store in the Robinhood and Peacehaven area.

As a side note, this commerical area has seen an uptick in development in the past few months after being dormant for so long. Not sure why as residential development in the area is also flat too. Worth keeping an eye on this area for the near future.

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theres a rumor that Food Lion will be opening at the former Winn-Dixie on 66, just north of Winston.

a new mixed-use development on the W-S/K-ville border is planned. i think its called Union Cross Town Center?, with upscale residential, retail and a movie theater. Im not sure which town will claim this.

the journal just confirmed that Food Lion will open at the former Winn-Dixie

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the journal just confirmed that Food Lion will open at the former Winn-Dixie

Where is the former Winn-Dixie on 66?

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Big Shotz Tavern is now open in Clemmons,

From the website

As long-time residents of Clemmons, Betty and John recognized the need for a truly great restaurant in the Clemmons/Lewisville area. Together, they planned and developed a unique upscale restaurant concept unlike any other in this area. Big Shotz Tavern has a wonderfully relaxed, casual, and comfortable atmosphere. The warm and inviting d

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Darryl's is no longer with us. :( the abandoned store near North Point Blvd was torn down to make way for a storage facility. :angry: the building was well kept. i just wished another restaurant could have opened there instead.

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Darryl's is no longer with us. :( the abandoned store near North Point Blvd was torn down to make way for storage facility. :angry: the building was well kept. i just wished another restaurant could have opened there instead.

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im so glad that eckerd space is finally getting a permanent tenant! its been dead for several years now.

im still a little shocked that Bebe in coming to Winston! hopefully this is the beginning of a trend for better retail at Hanes.

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im still a little shocked that Bebe in coming to Winston! hopefully this is the beginning of a trend for better retail at Hanes.

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I am pretty sure that Fresh Market was not getting its but kicked by HT and Whole foods... Actualyl Whole foods was suffering a few years back... eitherway... the rent charged by Saul Centers (Thruway) is exorbinate and they take any excuse as a chance to increase rent signifigantly... it is crazy acutally... I fail to see how raining TJs deli's rent to the point where they had to close was good for the shopping center... notice that the space has been vacant for years...

I am actually curious what and when another business will mve into the Fresh Markets spot there...

I see a real opening where Hanes is closing for another shopping center on Stratford in the long run anyway.

Fresh Market's new location is right between buena vista and sherwood forest etc... it is moving into a better space in the hear of its customer's area.... if anything moving between buena vista and sherwood will pick up more sherwood forest business... I think the new location is perfect for a high end food store and I would bet anything that the new space will (despite being signifigantly bigger) will cost less per month to operate.

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Some PICTURES of retail note in Winston-Salem:

(I am including some development in the NC 150/Old Salisbury Rd/Hickory Tree Rd area, even though technically it is N. Davidson before long it will be continuous development from downtown to here.)

Remodeling is complete @ North Point Chrylser/Jeep, larger showroom, 2nd story added:

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New IHOP on University Parkway:

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Small Shoppes building off Hanes Mill Rd. near WalMart(if you look really really hard, you will see my relection taking the picture as I drive by!! :lol: ):

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University Parkway Starbucks, formerly Fazoli's:

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Another small strip center off Hanes Mill Rd. across from WalMart:

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Whole Foods Center off Robinhood:

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Arby's, Starbucks, and vacant retail on Jonestown @ Hanes Mall Blvd:

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Grading has begun for the new Flow Lexus dealership on Jonestown:

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Constuction at St. George's Square(?) across from WalMart on Hanes Mall Blvd:

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Little Creek:

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Ethan Allen store @ Little Creek:

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Ashley Furniture Home Store off Hanes Mall Blvd:

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Wild Wing Cafe (remodeling the former Copeland's location off Hanes Mall Blvd):

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Peters Creek/NC 150 developments in part 2

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While the Waughtown neighborhood does have some retail, it isn't the centers of activity like Hanes Mall Blvd., Stratford, University Parkway, Robinhood, Hanes Mill Rd, or even Peters Creek. There is investment here by start-up businesses, many that serve the ever changing demographic of this area.

The old Food Lion has been made into a mini-mall and the city is investing $675K to improve the commercial districts here. I think this area could turn into an "eclectic" shopping destination with shops that service ethnic and minority niches.

WSJ Article about Waughtown Commercial Areas

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Due to Red Hot & Blue recently moving their headquarters to Winston, expect to hear an announcement soon on a new restaurant.

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Kohl's is planning a $1 million dollar renovation at it's Hanes Point Shopping Center Store. The renovations will include new fitting rooms, a new lounge area, an updated store front with a white Kohl's sign and columns. Checkstands, paint, carpet, and flooring will be updated as well.

Marketplace mall has signed a new anchor, yet un-named.

WSJ Article about W-S Retail Developments

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Target in Hanes Point is going to renovate and expand as well, though not sure when they will start.

I'd be willing to bet that Marketplace's new anchor is Steve and Berry's. The demographics seem right for one.

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I have tried to move all of the old posts out of this thread into new topics that focus more in-depth on their specific area. Here is a list of the new retail threads for Winston-Salem:

Robinhood & Peacehaven Roads

University Parkway & Reynolda Road

Peter's Creek Southside

Hanes Mall Boulevard & Stratford Road

Thruway Shopping Center

Downtown Winston-Salem Developments

Hanes Mall

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