Zea Rotisserie & Bar — Denham Springs
Restaurant chain Zea Rotisserie & Bar opened its first Denham Springs location in February. Zea Juban Crossing is the company’s 10th location to open in the Gulf South since 1997.
Hampton Inn Metairie-New Orleans
Following a $4 million renovation, Expotel Hospitality’s Hampton Inn Metairie-New Orleans Hotel at 2730 North Causeway Blvd. in Metairie reopened for business Jan. 24. The hotel offers 111 guestrooms and meeting facilities, as well as a breakfast bar, outdoor pool and business center in the heart of the Causeway Boulevard corridor.
Fidelity — South Market District
On Feb. 5, Fidelity bank officially celebrated the grand opening of its newest retail branch in Downtown New Orleans’ South Market district. The new, 1,600-square-foot branch replaces the bank’s downtown St. Charles location and offers both fully-automated solutions as well as full-service bankers.
Colonial Oaks Living Center
Located behind East Jefferson General Hospital at 4312 Ithaca Street in Metairie, Colonial Oaks Living Center recently celebrated the grand re-opening of its completely remodeled facility. A 24-hour skilled nursing facility, Colonial Oaks is a 95-bed facility that includes private and semi-private rooms for long-term care residents.
MedCentris Wound Healing Institute
Headquartered in Hammond, Louisiana, MedCentris’ wound healing specialists operate out of more than 70 locations in Louisiana and Mississippi. On Jan. 7, the company added yet another location with the opening of the MedCentris Wound Healing Institute of Slidell at 1310 Gause Blvd. The center provides specialized care to complex wound patients who have had difficulty healing.
BioScrip Infusion Services
On Jan. 29, BioScrip Infusion Services, formerly CarePoint Partners, celebrated the opening of its compounding pharmacy and ambulatory infusion suite at 5401 Jefferson Highway, Suite B. The 15,000-square-foot facility has 44 full-time employees and adds to the company’s nine locations already spread throughout Louisiana. The center offers innovative treatments including the Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC).
National foodservice distributor US Foods broke ground on an expansion of its F. Christiana facility in Marrero in January. The expansion will increase the facility’s size from 70,000 square feet to 200,000 square feet and will include the addition of a state-of-the-art kitchen and training center for customer product demonstrations and recipe innovation, along with an interactive technology center where customers can learn about the company’s web-based business solutions. The expansion is expected to be fully operational by late 2020.