Category Archives: Wake Forest Business

Smile Train Coming To Heritage Wake Forest

The 9th annual Rho Smile Train Tri is fast-approaching. This year’s event will take place on Sunday, June 26th. The event takes place in Heritage Wake Forest with the bike portion weaving through the surrounding area. This USA Triathlon (USAT) sanctioned race is comprised of a 250- meter pool swim, 12 mile bike and a 3.1 mile run. […]


bu•ku is Expanding to Wake Forest

bu•ku has some exciting news, and if you like their mouth-watering food, you’ll be eagerly excited as well! They are expanding to Wake Forest!! After being in business for 6 years, the owner of bu•ku had mentioned it’s time to expand. A long-term patron, Robert Shaar, who’s building a project in Wake Forest, mentioned that he […]






The Factory Has Been Sold!

What once was a manufacturing plant in Wake Forest is now home to multiple retailers and sports-minded businesses that boasts a family-friendly atmosphere. The home to businesses like MVP Sports Factory, Polar Ice House, The Tumble Gym, Jumping Beans and YMCA, now has a new owner. Raleigh’s own Ammons Building Corp’s president, Jeff Ammons, has […]


Kirkland’s Is Opening Soon

Last month, we told you about craft and supply retailer, Michaels, opening in the expanded section of Wake Forest Crossing Shopping Center on Capital Boulevard in Wake Forest. And now, KIRKLAND’S IS OPENING! You’re invited to their Grand Opening Celebration! Finally—your favorite home décor retailer is coming to Wake Forest!! Not only will you be […]