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New restaurants and retailer coming to Lenox, Phipps

New restaurants and retailer coming to Lenox, Phipps

ATLANTA -- Two first-to-market restaurants and one retailer will soon open at Lenox Square and Phipps Plaza.

Simon Property Group, which owns the two Buckhead malls, announced Tuesday that True Food Kitchen and Zinburger Wine and Burger Bar are coming to Lenox, while Phipps will add Giuseppe Zanotti, an Italian shoe label.

They are just the latest in a series of additions to Lenox and Phipps, including Bachrach, UGG, Trina Turk, Sprinkles Cupcakes and a planned 375 residential units.

True Food Kitchen's menu is based on an anti-inflammatory diet and features such ingredients as kale, quinoa and acai. Zinburger offers gourmet burgers paired with an array of wines.

Lenox Square announces addition of Vince Camuto, Invicta, Tumi and Bachrach

Lenox Square announces addition of Vince Camuto, Invicta, Tumi and Bachrach

ATLANTA -- Lenox Square, the iconic Buckhead shopping destination owned by Simon Property Group, Inc., the world’s leading retail estate company, is proud to announce the addition of Vince Camuto, Invicta, Tumi and Bachrach.

In addition, the expansions of Lacoste and A|X Armani Exchange and relocations of BrookstoneOriginal Penguinand Carol’s Daughter will complement the mall’s new retail roster.

As part of the mall’s multi-phase renovation project, the new stores will join the exterior and interior renovations such as the mall’s new eye-catching streetside presence, the introduction of the Lenox Fashion Café and a roundabout for easier traffic flow.

Carol's Daughter launches new hair salon concept in Atlanta

Carol's Daughter launches new hair salon concept in Atlanta

Get ready naturalistas, Carol's Daughter launches its first hair salon, Mirror, a new concept in educational hair care. Mirror, located in the Carol's Daughter Lenox Square Mall Store in Atlanta, focuses on getting clients hair to its healthiest state via series of mandatory consultation tests, evaluations, teachings, and in-salon and at-home regimens. Founder Lisa Price, partnered with legendary healthy hair expert Robin D. Groover from Atlanta, for the salon. Groover will bring 20 years of hands-on experience to Lisa's desire to spread her healthy hair message.

Riverside Farmers Market opens June 1

Riverside Farmers Market opens June 1

The Riverside Farmers Market will open for its fourth season on Saturday, June 1, 2013. The popular market is operated by Fulton County Cooperative Extension.

The market will return to the same location, in the parking lot of Roswell City Hall located at 38 Hill Street. Hours are Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon through September.  The market is open rain or shine.

The 2013 season promises to be the strongest yet for the Riverside Farmers Market, with more than 15 vendors. In addition to fresh fruits and vegetables, vendors will provide knife sharpening, honey, baked goods, eco-friendly clothing, as well as live performances by local musicians.

Market visitors can also get free advice from UGA Fulton County Cooperative Extension Agents and Master Gardeners on topics ranging from planting a garden, to radon detection to canning.   

For more information, call (404) 613-7670 or (404) 332-2400.

Four Metro Atlanta Caribou Coffee stores closing April 14

Four Metro Atlanta Caribou Coffee stores closing April 14

ATLANTA -- Coffee retailer Caribou Coffee said Monday they were closing four locations in metro Atlanta on April 14 as part of a larger set of store closings.

The company said it will close 80 locations nationally, and convert another 88 locations to Peet's Coffee locations, including the company's remaining nine stores in metro Atlanta.

The local stores that will be closing will be the locations on North Druid Hills Road, the Norcross store on Peachtree Parkway, and both Marietta locations -- on Powers Ferry Road and on Johnson Ferry Road.

The chain, America's second largest coffee chain behind Starbucks, was acquired in December 2012 by Joh. A. Benckiser, the German company which also recently acquired the West Coast coffee chain Peet's.

Pike Nurseries celebrates spring with Happy Flower Hours

Pike Nurseries celebrates spring with Happy Flower Hours

ATLANTA -- All Atlanta-area Pike Nurseries locations will kick off the spring planting season with Happy Flower Hours next week.

From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Mar. 22, Pike customers can enjoy store-wide discounts on plants, gardening accessories, patio furniture and more. Williamson Brothers Bar-B-Q will provide complimentary food, and guests will have the opportunity to win discounts and a free landscape design. The first 100 customers will also receive a free reusable tote.

Happy Flower Hours are free to attend.

Visit pikenursery.com to learn more and find your nearest Pike location.

‘Get Hoppin’ at Phipps Plaza this Easter

‘Get Hoppin’ at Phipps Plaza this Easter

ATLANTA -- For one week only, families can enjoy fun activities from Pink Pastry Parlor and LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta

Phipps Plaza, the Southeast’s premier shopping destination, is hosting a variety of one-of-a-kind activities this Easter season. Along with Pink Pastry Parlor and LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta, the mall will offer families the chance to participate in both traditional and unique seasonal events that can only be found exclusively at Phipps Plaza.