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Nico Wine bringing tasting bar, retail shop to Midtown’s Ice Blocks

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A wine bar with a retail component is the newest business joining Midtown Sacramento’s Ice Blocks project. Nico Wine is expected to open this summer, said owner Nico Corich. The business will be at 1710 R St., Suite 180, next to Pressed Juicery and across from Philz Coffee. Nico Wine will fill about 454 square feet…

Wine bar lined up for MARRS building in Midtown Sacramento

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A wine bar with a retail component is filling a former pizza shop space in Midtown Sacramento. Good News Wine plans to open at 1050 20th St., Suite 150, according to records from the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. That’s the address of a space in the MARRS building, which most recently was occupied…

Trendy furniture retailer Lovesac coming to Midtown Sacramento

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Furniture retailer The Lovesac Co. is joining Midtown Sacramento’s Ice Blocks project. Stamford, Connecticut-based Lovesac (Nasdaq: LOVE) will fill a space between Bluemercury and West Elm, said Ice Blocks developer Mike Heller. The store is expected to open around April, he said. Lovesac will fill 1,133 square feet in Ice Blocks. “They are a national brand growing…

Argentine cuisine coming to Midtown’s Ice Blocks

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The operator of a food truck known for its Argentine empanadas will soon have a presence in Midtown Sacramento’s Ice Blocks project. Che’s Urban Eats will open in Ice Blocks on Nov. 28, according to the project’s website. The eatery will fill a space across from Pure Barre, Bonobos and Warby Parker, it says. In an…

Success Stories: Accenture

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Accenture is a professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. The Fortune Global 500 company has had a presence in Sacramento, California for over 30 years and has served companies in a variety of industries. Watch the…

Mass Timber’s Expanding Presence in the Commercial Building Industry

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Developers around the world who were first movers on buildings that use mass timber for both structural and design elements are seeing a growing wave of projects lining up before them. The regulatory environment is adapting while the business model for use of mass timber is expanding across property types. In the United States, modern…

Jeune — Sacramento’s First Pop-Up Natural Wine Bar

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While Sacramento’s restaurant and coffee scenes boom, we’ve often wondered–where are the wine bars? Sensing the need for something new, natural, and women-led, Kaila Niles and Emily Wilder, co-owners of design company Wool, opened Jeune, Sacramento’s first natural wine bar. Jeune is a pop-up tucked into the Ice Blocks, just a couple of doors down…

Ice Block 1 – A modern interpretation of early 20th-century timber frame construction anchors a neighborhood while celebrating traditional industrial architecture.

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Many development projects are stalled by unforeseen obstacles, and in this case, several years ago a three-alarm fire destroyed a former ice company warehouse that was slated for restoration. In its place, the developer wanted to honor the original structure’s ambiance and history, while creating a modern hub that would enrich the neighborhood, a thriving…

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