Spokane Journal of Business

Local News > Retail

Airport Ramada revamps courtyard

The Ramada by Wyndham at Spokane Airport, 8909 W. Airport Drive, plans to add new outdoor features to its courtyard space. The hotel’s general manager, Denise Vickerman, says the 30,800-square-foot space formerly housed an outdoor pool, which has been...

Orlison Brewing closes taproom, retains brand

Orlison Brewing Co. has closed its taproom, Orlison Brewing Co. Tavern, at 1017 W. First. According to a posting on the company’s Facebook page, Orlison Brewing has entered into an exclusive contract to use its production facility to manufacture beer f...

1

Farm to Phone at Share.Farm

Two entrepreneurs from Whitworth University are launching a free app that they claim could change the way farmer’s market vendors and customers interact. Vince Peak, CEO of Share.Farm Inc., teamed up with Eric Kobe, the company’s chief security offi...

Zaycon Fresh suspends operations

Zaycon Foods LLC, a Spokane Valley-based, national meat delivery business that does business as Zaycon Fresh, has suspended operations. As of 9 a.m. PDT this morning, June 26, the company’s homepage had a message that said, “It is with deep regret ...

1

Tomahawk Steelworx LLC: Picking up new uses

Where most people see small tools and old car parts, Lloyd Morris sees a lamp, a shelf bracket, or a bench. Morris has built his new business, Tomahawk Steelworx, around repurposing old metal into furniture and other items. “I just like building uniqu...

Mica Moon premiers its new aerial park

Mica Moon Treetop Adventures has opened a roughly 1.5-acre aerial park at Mica Peak, south of Liberty Lake, says Richard Stewart, company president. Stewart describes the park as “a McDonald’s playland in the trees for adults.” Mica Moon Treetop A...

Austin Live Fire Barbeque planned in downtown Spokane

An early July opening is planned for a new restaurant to be called Austin Live Fire Barbeque at 421 W. Main, in the heart of downtown Spokane. This will be the second restaurant concept for Mike Jones, current owner and operator of Mizuna Restaurant & Wi...

NYC Piano Bar to open in Coeur d’Alene

A new restaurant and piano bar, called NYC Piano Bar, is scheduled to open today in downtown Coeur d’Alene. The business will be located in a 4,200-square-foot leased space at 313 E. Sherman, which is known for having housed Jimmy D’s restaurant and...

Humble Abode Brewery planned on North Side

Matt Gilbreath and his wife, Courtney, plan later this month to open a brewery, to be called Humble Abode Brewery, in the Whitman neighborhood on Spokane’s North Side. “I didn’t really have any previous brewing experience,” says Gilbreath. “I j...

The Bohemian vintage furniture store opens in Spokane Valley

A new vintage décor and furniture store, called The Bohemian, has opened in a 1,500-square-foot space in the Opportunity Shopping Center, at 12019 E. Sprague. The store, which opened in mid-May, is owned by Spokane Valley couple Danielle and Riley Golay...

Sign up for our E-mail updates

including the
Morning Edition

Join our list