Business

Polaris JCPenneyTo Offer Curbside Service

3 Mar , 2020  

On Monday, JCPenney announced that it will expand curbside pickup services to 50 additional locations across the U.S..

Two Central Ohio locations are included — Polaris and Tuttle Crossing.

JCPenney Style on the Go Curbside Pickup offers customers the option to quickly grab online orders without leaving the comfort of their car. The expansion comes after a successful pilot at the Company’s Brand-Defining Store, where customers responded positively to the speed and ease of the experience. More…

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Business, Polaris Area

Could New York City’s Loss Be Delaware County’s Gain?

30 Oct , 2019  

That question is an actual one based on a report released on Monday by financial media company Bloomberg.

In a piece entitled, “JPMorgan Weighs Shifting Thousands of Jobs Out of New York Area,” Bloomberg shared news that the banking company is considering moving thousands of employees out of its Manhattan headquarters in light of a possible future recession. More…

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Business

Orthopedic One Building New HQ, Business First Reports

12 Oct , 2019  

A new headquarters building for Orthopedic One will soon be erected in Delaware County, Columbus Business First reported earlier this week.

The firm, Ohio’s largest independent orthopedic practice, is building a four story, 80,000 square foot building. It will be located at Polaris Parkway and Africa Road in the Westar development. More…

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Business

Multi-Tenant Food And Beverage Venue Coming To Polaris Fashion Place

9 Oct , 2019  

The game of reinvention continues in the retail world as online shopping is forcing changes in traditional, physical location shopping.

This is no more true than in the world of shopping malls. And this is certainly the case at central Ohio’s largest indoor shopping center, Polaris Fashion Mall.

Washington Prime Group Inc., the center’s owner, recently announced a new multi-tenant food and beverage venue slated to hit Columbus-based Polaris Fashion Place® in 2020. The venue will be home to an all-local culinary lineup, featuring at least two dining options at a time, with plans to incubate local food and beverage purveyors on a rotational basis. More…

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Business

Delaware County Leads State In New Business Starts, Dispatch Reports

4 Oct , 2019  

In a Thursday story by Columbus Dispatch reporter Mark Williams, the paper reported that recent years have seen a strong increase in the number of business locations in Ohio, but also that those locations are shifting to suburban locations.

In other words, the growth of suburban and exurban areas continues, particularly in those counties surrounding Columbus. More…

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Business

Bank Of America To Be Anchor Tenant In New Polaris Project

30 Sep , 2019  

VanTrust Real Estate, a national developer with a regional office in Columbus, recently broke ground for the second phase of the Pointe at Polaris project. It includes a 145,000-square-foot office building and 260 apartment units. Bank of America is the anchor tenant, having signed a long-term lease for 60,000 square feet. The project, expected to be completed by the end of 2020, is the second phase of the Pointe at Polaris project built as a joint venture with Polaris developer NP Ltd. More…

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Business

The Future Of Bowling Arrives At Polaris

24 Sep , 2019  

The future of bowling can soon be experienced in Delaware County.

Star Lanes Polaris on Lyra Drive has announed the arrive of HyperBowling on October 1, a new form of the sport from bowling equipment supplier QubicaAMF. More…

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Delaware

Local Urban Winery Adds New Partners; Plans Expansion

4 Sep , 2019  

The Oak & Brazen Wine Co, a thriving urban winery located in downtown Delaware, is adding new partners to the tasting room.  Amy & Justin Bresler of Delaware took over management control on September 1, along with all the events and community outreach the winery has become so well known for; while current owners, Jeff & Gina Kirby of Powell, focus their efforts on additional locations. More…

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Business

Greif, Inc. Shares Strong Third Quarter Results; Declares Dividends

31 Aug , 2019  

On Thursday, Delaware’s Greif, Inc., a world leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced third quarter 2019 results.

Third Quarter Highlights include (all results compared to the third quarter of 2018 unless otherwise noted): More…

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Business

County Economic Development Office Provides Update On Recent Success

11 Aug , 2019  

The Delaware County Economic Development Office recently updated residents on the status of what it referred to as “…a big success.”

In a blog post, the office discussed the fac More…

Business

COHatch Continues To Grow By Expanding To Hoosier-Land

5 Aug , 2019  

Columbus-based start-up COhatch, a social enterprise offering a new kind of shared work, social, and family space built on community, recently announced that it has inked its first deal with Simon Property Group to open a Hamilton Town Center location in Noblesville as its first foray into the Indianapolis, Indiana market.

Currently, COhatch has 10 locations in Ohio, with three of those locations in Delaware County – The Newsstand in downtown Delaware, and The Pub and The Hub at Polaris Fashion Place. More…

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History/Tourism

Columbus Underground Looks At The Kilbourne Turnaround

4 Aug , 2019  

It might not be the most traveled corner of Delaware County, but those “in the know” know right where to find Kilbourne.

And that’s been the case for the last 200 years.

After all Kilbourne, a hamlet with a population of 139 according to the 2010 census, sits squarely on the “Old State Road,” Ohio’s first federally funded highway. More…

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