Posts Tagged ‘Yes! Organic Market’

Capitol Hill Yes! Organic Market is Looking to Move

The Yes! Organic Market at 6th and Pennsylvania Avenue SE was among the company’s first, starting in 2000. It’s also one of the smallest, at about 2,000 square feet—and the most profitable for the size.
Now, owner Gary Cha needs to move the market, with no easy options.
“We grew out of that space a long time [...]

East of the River Woefully Underserved by Chipotle

Jonathan O'Connell's story today on the new Yes! Organic Market coming to Anacostia Fairlawn contained one mind-blowing nugget: Developer Tim Chapman offered retail space in the new 118-unit residential complex to Chipotle rent free. That's practically begging. Still, the burrito chain turned him down. And, verily, Chipotle has no locations outside of Northwest Washington, though [...]

What a Grocery Store Opening Says About its Neighborhood

Safeway, it's fair to say, has taken the grocery store grand opening to a whole new level. The rollout of Georgetown's Social Safeway involved "non-transferrable" invitations months in advance, hard hat tours for local figures, and of course, the star-studded gala last week that saw the socialite class walking through the aisles in ballgowns. It's [...]

Ribbon-Cutting at Petworth’s Park Place

You know that big construction project directly across Georgia Avenue from the Petworth Metro station?
Well apparently, it's finally done.
Today was the ribbon-cutting for this new 200,000 square-foot housing and retail development. It's the second large, new residential building to open in Petworth recently, following the Residences at Georgia Avenue back in March.(Soon, a Yes! Organic [...]