Retail N Illinois
First downtown Chicago location of Egg Harbor Café opens in Optima Signature

First downtown Chicago location of Egg Harbor Café opens in Optima Signature

Optima Signature, a 57-story, 490-unit luxury apartment tower just east of Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, announced the grand opening of its retail tenant, Egg Harbor Café, a restaurant specializing in breakfast, brunch and lunch with 20 locations in Illinois, Wisconsin and Georgia. The Streeterville location is the first downtown Chicago location for the popular restaurant named as one of the nation’s top breakfast concepts.

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Cresco Labs wins three recreational cannabis retail licenses in Chicago

Cresco Labs wins three recreational cannabis retail licenses in Chicago

Cresco Labs, one of the largest vertically integrated, multistate cannabis operators in the U.S., won three licenses in the city of Chicago’s lottery for recreational cannabis dispensary locations. The licenses include two of the seven available in the Central District, and one of the six available licenses in the Southeast District. Illinois passed legislation permitting the limited sale of marijuana for recreational use, which should impact the local retail sector.

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Graycor completes construction on Oak Brook restaurant, The Table at Crate

Graycor completes construction on Oak Brook restaurant, The Table at Crate

Graycor Construction Company has completed the construction of The Table at Crate restaurant at Oakbrook Center in Oak Brook, Illinois. The new restaurant occupies the space that formerly housed Crate and Barrel’s Land of Nod children’s space. The housewares retailer added the restaurant, which features products that can be purchased in the store, to enhance the customer experience and bring customers to the store.