CA: Builder pitches Collierville hotel by Carriage Crossing

CA: Builder pitches Collierville hotel by Carriage Crossing Members of the Grant homebuilding family are proposing a new four-story, 110-room hotel by the Carriage Crossing shopping center in Collierville. … The company already owns the Courtyard by Marriott at the shopping center, and it aims to build a second hotel on Collierville Road between Tenn. 385 and the shopping center, Carey Grant said. Guests could walk from the hotel to restaurants and shopping at Carriage Crossing. Carey Grant said the family expected a competitor to build a hotel in the area sooner or later, so they decided to go ahead and build one … Continue reading CA: Builder pitches Collierville hotel by Carriage Crossing

ICYMI MBJ: Cupcakery and creamery to open in Collierville

ICYMI MBJ: Cupcakery and creamery to open in Collierville “Maybe a Cupcake Will Help” That is the slogan of a global cupcake shop headed to Collierville. Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery signed a five-year lease for 1,400 square feet at 2150 Poplar Ave. in the Country Club Collections retail strip. The only other Smallcakes bakery in Tennessee is in Franklin. Tara Parker, the Smallcakes Collierville franchisee, said she was attracted to the Smallcakes brand because of the quality of the product and the company’s flexibility with franchisees. “Their product is amazing, and what is nice, I am able to design the … Continue reading ICYMI MBJ: Cupcakery and creamery to open in Collierville

CA: Action on Collierville Town Square: new building proposed, Scottish bar to open in an existing space

CA: Action on Collierville Town Square: new building proposed, Scottish bar to open in an existing space Property owner Thomas Scott has filed paperwork to construct a retail and office building on Collierville’s Town Square. And in a separate move, businessman Alan Mullen plans to open a Scottish bar and restaurant in an existing building in the historic district. The projects mark the latest action in a fast-developing section of a fast-growing town. Scott also owns the old Collierville post office building at 148 North Main Street, under renovation as it’s converted into a restaurant called 148 North. If approved, … Continue reading CA: Action on Collierville Town Square: new building proposed, Scottish bar to open in an existing space

MBJ: National distribution leads to Frost’s second bake shop

MBJ: National distribution leads to Frost’s second bake shop The success of Frost Bake Shops’ original location and exclusive vendor agreement with Williams-Sonoma enabled the homegrown bakery to open a second location. Memphis-based Frost Bake Shop will open its second location, in Collierville Marketplace at 1016 W. Poplar Ave., in mid-August. …. MBJ: National distribution leads to Frost’s second bake shop Continue reading MBJ: National distribution leads to Frost’s second bake shop

MBJ: Ribbon-cutting set for Helena Chemical’s new Collierville office building

MBJ: Ribbon-cutting set for Helena Chemical’s new Collierville office building Boyle Investment Co. is just weeks away from cutting the ribbon on a new Class A office building in Collierville. The 50,000-square-foot facility located at 255 Schilling Blvd. will officially be unveiled Thursday, July 21, as part of a special ribbon-cutting ceremony. Helena Chemical Co. will occupy 25,000 square feet, with the remaining 25,000 square feet of ground floor space available for lease. “Every day, Collierville is making strides of becoming a place where world-class businesses bring their dreams and build their business,” said Collierville Mayor Stan Joyner, in a … Continue reading MBJ: Ribbon-cutting set for Helena Chemical’s new Collierville office building

Flyer: Coming soon to Collierville: Brooks Pharm 2 Fork and 148 North.

Flyer: Coming soon to Collierville: Brooks Pharm 2 Fork and 148 North. Mac Edwards is an inside-the-freeways kind of guy, so the thought of an enterprise in Collierville never crossed his mind. Until he got a phone call. “The center-cut, filet-mignon spot on the square opened up and fell into my lap,” Edwards, who owns the Farmer on Highland, says. Cafe Grill owner Andy Chow had retired, leaving the space at 120 Mulberry on the historic square in Collierville up for grabs, and common denominator/commercial real estate agent Steven Levy put the owner of the building, Watty Brooks Hall, and … Continue reading Flyer: Coming soon to Collierville: Brooks Pharm 2 Fork and 148 North.

CA: Russians tour Memphis logistics operations as part of U.S. visit

CA: Russians tour Memphis logistics operations as part of U.S. visit “Nineteen visitors from eight former Soviet states marveled at the collective progress of Greater Memphis’ newest cluster of industry and distribution during a field trip east of Collierville this week. Hub City Insider rides along as participants in a U.S. Commerce Department familiarization program check out the Norfolk Southern Corp. intermodal rail yard and a booming region straddling the Tennessee-Mississippi line. ….” CA: Russians tour Memphis logistics operations as part of U.S. visit Continue reading CA: Russians tour Memphis logistics operations as part of U.S. visit

MBJ: Collierville Label PILOT moves forward, city still in competition with South Carolina

MBJ: Collierville Label PILOT moves forward, city still in competition with South Carolina “A Collierville PILOT is one step closer to approval. CCL Label, a Canadian-based packaging and label company that has a 111,000-square-foot building on Progress Road in Collierville, submitted a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes (PILOT) application in February for an expansion. The company presented its application to the Industrial Development Board (IDB) for the Town of Collierville on Feb. 25. On March 17, the IDB approved the eight-year PILOT in an 8-0 vote. Collierville is competing with Clinton, South Carolina, on the deal. If CCL Label chooses Collierville, the project would … Continue reading MBJ: Collierville Label PILOT moves forward, city still in competition with South Carolina

MBJ: A former Wonder Horse manufacturing facility is now The Quonset event hall in Collierville.

“The former Wonder Horse manufacturing facility is now a Collierville banquet hall. … The venue can accommodate 250 people for banquet style seating and 300 for rectangular seating. The facility includes a kitchen.” A former Wonder Horse manufacturing facility is now The Quonset event hall in Collierville. – Memphis Business Journal. Continue reading MBJ: A former Wonder Horse manufacturing facility is now The Quonset event hall in Collierville.

MBJ: Helena Chemical moves forward in Collierville

“Monday, the Collierville Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved the final site plans for Helena Chemical Co.’s expansion into a two-story, 52,000-square-foot mixed-use development at Schilling Farms. The agricultural chemical company’s Southern Business Unit will occupy the second floor, and 21,300 square feet of the first floor will be dedicated to office space and the rest retail space. Memphis-based Boyle Investment Co. is building the mixed-use development on a 3-acre lot on the northwest corner of Schilling Boulevard and Winchester Road — just south of Helena’s Collierville headquarters. Helena’s Southern Business Unit will bring about 50 employees from the existing headquarters to … Continue reading MBJ: Helena Chemical moves forward in Collierville