News and trends in Alexandria’s business and development community.

It’s simply The BEST

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] There’s a new crew of employees in town, and they promise to be The BEST. The BEST, short for Building Employment...

Local roaster Lambda Coffee heats up

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] For some, coffee is simply a morning pick-me-up; for others, it’s a necessary and meaningful part of a daily ritual....

Former pro rugby player runs New Zealand-inspired Kiwi Kuisine

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Since opening in 2007, Kiwi Kuisine’s savory meat pies and strategic business model have continued to grow. The business is the...

Smallcakes cupcake shop opens in Del Ray

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] Woman owned and operated, Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery has found a new sweet spot in Del Ray. Smallcakes is a franchise...

Holiday Gift Guide 2019: The procrastinator’s guide to last-minute gifting

By Eileen Abbott Even if you’re super organized, the busyness of the holiday season can make it challenging to remember everything. Just when you’re about...

Club Pilates to open Carlyle studio in 2020

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The pilates studio franchise Club Pilates is set to open a new studio at 1725 Jamieson Ave. in Carlyle in...