Haven Video games
A brand new participant within the tabletop gaming scene emerged in Nixa with the July 2 opening of Haven Video games LLC. The retail store within the Village Market procuring heart at 701 N. McCroskey St., Ste. 6, is co-owned by pals Chris Fernandez and Elatia Webb. Fernandez stated startup prices for the first-time enterprise homeowners have been round $12,000, including they signed a three-year lease for an undisclosed charge with Village Market Nixa LLC. The homeowners are the lone workers for the 1,304-square-foot store, which Fernandez stated sells nontraditional board video games comparable to Ticket to Experience and Catan, in addition to card video games, together with Yu-Gi-Oh! and Pokemon. The shop additionally contains a gaming space and sells snacks and drinks, he stated. Each homeowners have previous sport retailer expertise, as Fernandez stated he beforehand labored for Gaming Zone in Puerto Rico, whereas Webb volunteered at Collectomaniacs when it was open in Ozark.
Hours: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. each day
Lake and Bake Pizza
An entrepreneur teamed along with his spouse and a household good friend to open Lake and Bake Pizza, a Branson West restaurant at 17201 Enterprise Freeway 13. The eatery opened Sept. 13 and is owned by Rod and Jennifer Triplett and Scott Novak. The enterprise is registered beneath LNB Enterprise Improvement LLC, Rod Triplett stated, declining to reveal startup prices or lease phrases with Ward Household LLC. Triplett stated 5 workers employees the 1,200-square-foot restaurant, which presents carry-out and curbside service for its menu of take-and-bake pizza, salads, breadsticks and cookies. Pizza costs vary $12-$20 with specialty choices comparable to Hi there Sunshine, which incorporates eggs, onions, cheese sauce, inexperienced peppers and bacon. Triplett stated along with Lake and Bake Pizza, he additionally owns Household 1st Pawn in Republic. His spouse is a associate with Fort Value, Texas-based legislation agency Thomas-Walters PLLC, which has places of work in 5 states, together with Missouri, in line with its web site.
Hours: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday by means of Saturday and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday
Thrive Branson West
The primary medical marijuana dispensary within the Desk Rock Lake space opened Sept. 10 at 18490 Enterprise Freeway 13 in Branson West. Thrive Branson West is the primary of two retailers deliberate by proprietor SW Retail Holdings LLC, stated spokesperson Susan Kalos. She declined to reveal startup prices, which included building of a 4,500-square-foot constructing. Kalos stated legal professional John Bigler, who is also director of asset and improvement transactions with O’Reilly Hospitality Administration LLC, is amongst homeowners of SW Retail Holdings. She declined to reveal different homeowners of the corporate. Thrive’s first Missouri retail location was preceded by its 2016 debut in Illinois with a pair of dispensaries, Kalos stated. The corporate added two extra retailers in 2020 after adult-use marijuana was legalized in Illinois. She stated one other Thrive is deliberate for the St. Louis space this spring. Thrive Branson West sells hashish flower, pre-rolled joints, concentrates and marijuana-infused edibles, comparable to gumdrops and chocolate bars.
Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday by means of Saturday