Wednesday, December 16, 2020

NEW ENGLAND NEWS

 Paris Baguette announced its 2nd MA location, a new franchise in Quincy. Paris Baguette operates more than 82 corporate and franchise bakery-cafés throughout the US...Streetwear retailer Concepts opened a global flagship store in Boston on Newbury St...Friendly’s has declared bankruptcy and has an agreed to be sold to Amici Partners Group for app. $2 million. Amici is affiliated with Brix Holdings, a company that owns Red Mango, Smoothie Factory, Souper Salad, Redbrick Pizza and Greenz. The company said nearly all of its 130 locations are expected to remain open... Online beauty brand Madison Reed is opening its first retail store, The Madison Reed Mini Bar, in Boston, part of Seaport’s retail incubator The Current…Citizens Bank will close 26 MA Stop & Shop branches, to begin in January...Chef/restaurateur Jason Santos will open a 2nd Buttermilk & Bourbon restaurant at Watertown’s new Arsenal Yards development...99 Restaurants closed its pubs in Braintree and West Concord. Restaurants in Seekonk and Worcester are also expected to close soon, though no date was given. 99 has more than 100 locations in New England and New York, including 60 in MA...Stonewall Kitchen has opened a store next to the Boston Children’s Museum. The 3,000 s/f  location features a curated assortment of the brand’s offerings along with a PB & J Café. There are 10 Stonewall Kitchen stores in New England...Berkshire Bank will close or sell more than 20 branches. The move will cut Berkshire’s branch network by nearly a 5th...Webster Bank plans to close 27 branches across CT, MA, and RI over the next 6 months...Market Basket’s newest store opened in Maynard, MA…Furniture shop Mill 77 Exchange, local candy shop The Candy Dish, and women’s fashion boutique Style Snoop will open at MarketStreet Lynnfield

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