Goodbye to 11 Cafe – Knoxville Business Updates for September 2012

Several business related news items have circulated the last couple of weeks and seemed worth a mention. One closing in particular took me by surprise. Only nine months ago I noted the opening of a new coffee shop on the 100 Block, and now comes word from owner Mustapha Moussa that it is closing. 11 […]

New Business Opens Downtown: Nothing Too Fancy

After months of anticipation, the wait is finally over for the third new storefront in the New Union Shops downtown. Nothing Too Fancy is different from anything that’s opened so far in the city and they are aiming for an audience that has been largely overlooked in the various gift shops and stores: men. A […]

Let’s Get Down to Business: The Casual Pint, Rococo and more

With everything that’s been going on in the city I’ve fallen quite behind on my business news. I’ll try to sprinkle more of that across the next couple of weeks, though the pace of what’s happening in the city certainly doesn’t seem to be slowing. For today, let’s look at some of what’s happening on […]