Mariano to develop small format in Chicago: Dom's

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Mariano to develop small format in Chicago: Dom's

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I just helped open store #1! Ask me anything. Sq footage is 18k, although that’s hardly exclusive knowledge at this point :D
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There are photos and a 360-degree pan here:

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I wonder how many more they will open in the next couple of years. Strong backing here.

The focus on the fresh departments seems to be a good way to go.
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Looks great. Another place to visit on my next visit home.

Fun fact: A National occupied this site before being replaced by a Village Thrift store.
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Not the first time someone's defected from their original grocery chain to find a new one, especially someone who founded the previous chain.
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This kind of store seems to be popping up in different places. Chicago already has Potash which runs smaller, and bigger more upscale Eataly which is more of a faux food hall (they also have stores in NYC). DC’s Streets Market runs smaller but is a similar idea and another chain from out of town is planning to open stores in DC, as well. It’s probably more of an
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