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Tribe makes record distributions, plans casino expansion

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will distribute an all-time high allocation of $8,840 per tribal member due to the success of its two North Carolina casinos in this year’s second and third quarters. In addition, the tribe will break …

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Primark to open store at Acadia Realty’s Brooklyn property

Irish retailer Primark is opening a 70,000-square-foot store in Downtown Brooklyn next year at Acadia Realty Trust and Washington Square Partners’ 445 Albee Square West project. The space it is taking was formerly occupied by Century 21. Commercial Observer

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Arby’s, Sonic parent assembles Atlanta ghost kitchen

Inspire Brands introduced an Atlanta ghost kitchen called Alliance Kitchen to serve off-premises orders from its portfolio of quickserve brands including Arby’s, Jimmy John’s, Buffalo Wild Wings and Sonic Drive-In. Customers can place delivery orders through the brands’ apps as …

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Mall at Stonecrest in Georgia gets SeaQuest aquarium

A SeaQuest aquarium debuted recently at the Mall at Stonecrest in Georgia. The more than 25,000-square-foot aquarium has indoor and outdoor interactive exhibits housing 1,200 animal species from five continents. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

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Six Senses coming to Kyoto, Japan

Six Senses is planning to open a hotel and spa in Kyoto, Japan, in 2024, the brand’s first property in the country. The spa will combine “traditional healing and Japanese Zen culture” and include a lounge and shopping venue for …

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Freshii outlines ambitious Canadian growth plans

Toronto-based quickserve concept Freshii aims to grow its presence in Canada as it signs new franchisees and existing operators add more units, CEO Matthew Corrin said. The chain currently has 270 units in Canada and Corrin said the Canadian market …

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Firehouse Subs plans global growth under new owner

Firehouse Subs was already in growth mode before the announcement this week that it would be acquired by Burger King parent Restaurant Brands International. The chain, founded by two firefighting brothers in 1994, has grown to 1,200 units in the …

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Primark to grow to 530 stores over 5 years

Primark is on track to grow from 398 to 530 stores by 2026, with much of the growth coming in the US, France, Italy, Portugal and Spain, parent Associated British Foods said. The fast-fashion retailer doesn’t plan an entry into …

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$200M redevelopment planned for Indianapolis mall

Sojos Capital is funding a $200 million redevelopment of Lafayette Square Mall in Indianapolis. The mixed-use project will include 200 multifamily rental units, a hotel and retail, office and event space. The Indianapolis Star

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Papa Johns reveals extensive brand refresh

Papa Johns unveiled a brand refresh with a new logo from Su Mathews Hale Design that drops the apostrophe in its name and includes new restaurant interior design by Big Red Rooster, an updated visual identity by Forpeople featuring an …

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