Business Bits: Park West Village, Parkside Town Commons and More

Cary, NC – With several announcements at Park West Village in Morrisville and new openings at Parkside Town Commons, there is lots of news about businesses coming Cary in this month’s edition of Business Bits.

Parkside Town Commons

Two new businesses have opened in Parkside Town Commons at the corner of  NC-55 and O’Kelly Chapel Hill Road. Learning Express, a specialty needs and educational toy store, and optometrist Parkside Eye Care are both now open.

Zaniac, a K-8 tutoring and learning center, recently leased a space in Parkside Town Commons.

Waverly Place

Salon Parlor Blow Dry Bar is now open at Waverly Place at the intersection of Kildaire Farm and Tryon Roads. Green Pea Baby & Child recently transitioned into Shower Me With Love, focusing on high-end baby and children’s furniture, gifts and clothing.

Alston Town Center

Two new businesses have been announced as tenants at the coming Alston Town Center on NC-55 and Penny Farm Road, with Moe’s and an AT&T store added. Construction is still underway on the Whole Foods-anchored shopping center.


Downtown Cary

My Friend Teresa boutique photo and portrait studio is opened recently in Ashworth Village in Downtown Cary.

Harrison Square

Giardino Gourmet Salads is now open in Harrison Square on Bass Pro Lane. This is the first Giardino in North Carolina.

Cary Town Park Center

Coming to the former Amante location in Cary Town Park Center is Italian restaurant Ricci’s Trattoria, on Green Level Church Road.


Centrum at Crossroads

Hair salon Beautify Threading has leased space at Centrum at Crossroads off of Walnut Street.

Park West Village

Morrisville’s Park West Village announced three businesses that will open by the end of the year. These are healthy fast food restaurant B.Good, chocolatier Kilwins and restaurant Cantina 18. Previously, Cantina 18 said they would be opening early 2017.


Other Business News

Cary disaster restoration firm Carolina Restoration Services has expanded to a new 30,000 square foot facility, built by Bobbitt Design Build.

And at the Amberly Glen 283-unit neighborhood, which the Cary Town Council voted for in September, builder CalAtlantic Homes won the bid for the development site. CalAtlantic’s bid was $15 million.


Story by staff reports. Photos by Lindsey Chester, Alston Town Center, the 18 Restaurant Group and Google Maps. 

Community coverage sponsored in part by Waverly Place in Cary.