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Republic Ice Cream Taking Former Planet Smoothie Space on King Street

Planet Smoothie closed on Monday at 431 King Street and a Myrtle Beach ice cream company has already re-leased the space and plans to open by March 1.  Warren Wise of The Post and Courier has the brief story.

Whole Foods in Mount Pleasant Getting Upgraded

The region’s only Whole Foods in Mount Pleasant is getting upgraded in early 2015 with a license now for on-premises consumption of bear and wine, but also adding a seafood grill, a burrito bar, a sushi and noodle bar, a new growler station and coffee bar and expanded cafe and frozen food section, all to be done my March.  Warren Wise has the announcement.

LUSH Cosmetics Coming to King Street

The all-natural LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics will open its first store in South Carolina next week on King Street.  The chain has 150 stores nationwide and about 700 worldwide.  Abigail Darlington of The Post and Courier has the announcement, along with the re-0pening of Palmetto Brewery and another store shuttering at Citadel Mall.

Palmetto State Armory To Anchor Existing Retail Centers in Summerville and Mt. Pleasant

An outdoor sporting goods retail store of 30,000 SF will anchor the eyesore Heritage Square shopping center in Summerville and include fishing gear and an 18-bay shooting range.  Palmetto State Armory, based in Columbia, is also planning to take the former Food Lion at National Center in Mt. Pleasant, though the shooting range has been nixed.  Abigail Darlington of The Post and Courier has the story.

New Store Coming to King Street

Vineyard Vines, a store for the preppy set, will open its first SC store this fall at 275 King Street.  Abigail Darlington of The Post and Courier has the announcement.

CandleFish To Open New Retail Store Downtown

A candle shop selling locally-made ReWined candles, made from former wine bottles, will open this Falll at 71 Wentworth Street downtown.  Warren Wise of The Post and Courier has the brief story.

New Store Coming to Upper King Downtown

The Ohio-based gourmet ice cream shop, Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, will open soon with its first SC store, at 499 King Street.  Abigail Darlington of The Post and Courier has the story.

Tuesday Morning Opens in Mt. Pleasant

Tuesday Morning, the closeout retailer, has opened its new Mt. Pleasant store in Belle Hall Shopping Center.  Tuesday AM was repped by John Orr, CCIM, and Elyse Chubb of Colliers International’s Charleston Retail Leasing Team.  Abigail Darlington of The Post and Courier has the story along with some other local retail/restaurant announcements.