4 businesses coming soon to Gilbert

L'Mage Salon Studios exterior with coming soon sign
L'Mage Salon Studios is preparing its interior to open soon. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

L'Mage Salon Studios is preparing its interior to open soon. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Here are four businesses coming soon to Gilbert.

Advance Auto Parts plans to open a store near the northwest corner of Queen Creek and Higley roads in Gilbert. The nationwide auto parts retailer stocks new and remanufactured automotive parts, maintenance items, and accessories such as batteries and oil filters for all makes and models. Construction has not started, and no opening date has been announced. https://shop.advanceautoparts.com


Contender eSports Gaming Center expects to open a center at 888 S. Greenfield Road, Ste. 104, Gilbert, likely in June or July. The center will have 47 PCs, five Xboxes and 12 Nintendos with a variety of games and will host tournaments. 480-818-6197. https://contenderesports.com/location/gilbert-az

L’Mage Salon Studios will open a location at 1422 W. Warner Road, Ste. A-102, Gilbert. It offers high-end salon spaces for rent from a locally owned company that has 10 Phoenix-area locations. No opening date has been announced. 602-697-0588. www.lmagestudios.com

Texas-based Mutts Canine Cantina will open its first Arizona location at SanTan Village mall, north of the Dillard's in Gilbert, in 2023. It is an off-leash dog park bar and grill with locations in Dallas; Fort Worth; and Allen, Texas; and has planned expansions in the Phoenix and Tucson areas; Denver and three more Texas cities. https://muttscantina.com
By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.