Layne's Chicken Fingers to open in Roanoke; meat, seafood market set for Frisco and more DFW-area news

A Layne's Chicken Fingers restaurant will open in Roanoke in 2021 at the site of the former Dairy Queen on US 377. (Courtesy Layne's Chicken Fingers)
A Layne's Chicken Fingers restaurant will open in Roanoke in 2021 at the site of the former Dairy Queen on US 377. (Courtesy Layne's Chicken Fingers)

A Layne's Chicken Fingers restaurant will open in Roanoke in 2021 at the site of the former Dairy Queen on US 377. (Courtesy Layne's Chicken Fingers)

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Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Layne’s Chicken Fingers coming soon to Roanoke

Layne’s Chicken Fingers will open a fourth Dallas-Fort Worth location in 2021 at 1500 N. US 377, Roanoke. The restaurant specializes in chicken fingers, but it also serves chicken sandwiches, grilled cheese and sides.

Roanoke Pharmacy and Gift Shop: Owner focuses on customer service



When Roanoke Pharmacy and Gift Shop owner Scott Palmer first opened his store 22 years ago, he made sure that the customer experience at his business was all about the individual.

Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Premier Martial Arts coming soon to Southlake

Premier Martial Arts is planning on opening a location at 1101 E. SH 114, Ste. 114, Southlake, in March.

Plano

Pistachio now offering specialty chocolates and goods in Plano

Pistachio opened its chocolate and goods store Dec. 20 at 4101 E. Park Blvd., Plano.

Frisco

The B-12 Store opens at Frisco's Stonebriar Centre mall


The B-12 Store is now open for business inside Stonebriar Centre mall. The health store, which opened Dec. 4, focuses on the sale of injectable vitamins and wellness shots, including vitamin B12, vitamin B3, zinc and magnesium, as well as injectable weight-loss supplements.

Clean Juice coming to The Shops at Starwood in west Frisco

Clean Juice is opening a new location at The Shops at Starwood at Lebanon Road and Dallas North Tollway in March. The organic juice bar, located at 6959 Lebanon Road, Ste. 100, Frisco, will serve salads, smoothies, coffee, juices, acai bowls, toasts and wellness shots.

Florida-based Wild Fork Foods to open first Texas office in Frisco

Wild Fork Foods, a Florida-based company, will open its first store in Texas at 4770 Eldorado Parkway, Ste. 100, Frisco, sometime in April or May. The meat and seafood market sells all types of animal products, including beef, chicken, lamb, fish, pork and others.

Richardson

British Emporium to continue operating at Fish & Fizz in Richardson

The British Emporium pop-up shop that opened inside British eatery Fish & Fizz in Richardson on Oct. 1 is now a permanent part of the restaurant's space.

Liesbeth Powers, Sandra Sadek, Kira Lovell, Francesca D’Annunzio and William C. Wadsack contributed to this report.



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