`Destination Versus Desperation`: Upscale Convenience Stores Are Coming For Prime Retail Locations
When Paul Nair opened the first location of his upscale neighborhood grocer, Savi Provisions, in Atlanta`s Inman Park neighborhood in 2008, he didn`t realize he was on the cutting edge of a trend that has begun to reshape retail markets from the suburbs to prime corners of Manhattan.

Savi Provisions, which serves curated wines, high-end cheeses and chef-prepared meals, should open its 25th location next year after expanding to Nashville, Savannah, Durham, Raleigh and Charlotte, Nair said, and his next concept is doubling down on the collision of convenience and craft food and beverage...

RSK: It is happening in our market as we type.

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