Local businesses cut back on retail operations to focus more on wholesaling

| January 20, 2020

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Two Central Virginia businesses have shaken up the way their storefronts function in order to focus on growing their wholesale businesses. Charlottesville-based Snowing in Space Coffee and Troy-based Red Rocker Candy recently made major changes in an effort to meet the needs of their changing businesses. Located on West Main Street in downtown Charlottesville, the Snowing in Space Coffee Bar changed its hours last week, scaling down to three days a week. It now will be closed Monday through Thursday and be open Friday, This will help alleviate congestion at the nitro coffee production brewery ahead of a planned expansion this year, according to Paul Dierkes, the co-founder and CEO of Snowing in Space.

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