Tag Archives: Culver Road Armory

Step by step, Tanvi Asher’s clothing business continues to grow (access required)

Tanvi Asher

  A few years ago, Tanvi Asher went from designing medical product packaging for a local manufacturer to designing and selling clothing in a tiny, out-of-the-way studio and shop. Today, the creator of Shop Peppermint has a premier spot and all the ...

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Shopping habits, internet changing local retail scene (access required)

Fleet Feet and Arhaus are two of the retailers at the redeveloped Culver Road Armory. (Bennett Loudon)

Tops Friendly Markets has filed for bankruptcy. Rochester-area Sam’s Club stores abruptly closed. Toys R Us and its affiliated Babies R Us stores are going out of business. Barnes & Noble has cut staff. And malls are being converted—slowly—to uses ...

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