Artisanal Brands Opens First Company-Owned Store
October 03, 2013
New York-based specialty foods company Artisanal Brands Inc. has signed a long-term lease on a new Artisanal Cheese Center in New York. The center will feature cheese aging caves, production and office facilities, as well as the first retail outlet to be owned and managed by the company. The new location, The Falchi Building in Long Island City, Queens, is owned and operated by real estate investor and manager Jamestown. Upgrades to the historic 657,660-sq.-ft., mixed-use office building include a façade and lobby renovation, along with new furniture, art installations and a Citi Bike share station.