Pierre Cardin's Maxim's Finally Getting Sold; The Limelight Marketplace Already Done For
Pierre Cardin's now-defunct Maxim's restaurant at 680 Madison Avenue, which closed back in 2000, is finally being dismantled and sold.
Gristedes owner and supermarket mogul John Catsimatidis's daughter will marry Richard Nixon's grandson this Saturday at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Holy Trinity.
The Limelight Marketplace, which opened as an upscale food court in May 2010, is being transformed yet again, this time into a department store.
[Wall Street Journal]
Yes, food safety is an issue. But it turns out that sell-by dates on food packages lead to tons of excess food waste each year.
Meanwhile, Sealed Air, the maker of Bubble Wrap, is looking to get into the food-safety and food-packaging business.
Cities that can't seem to get food trucks legalized should look to Baltimore for inspiration. The city is creating special food-truck zones in its downtown area.
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