Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop recently leased a 1,300-square-foot shop space at the Sprouts-anchored Merge retail center in Eastvale located at 5984 Archibald Ave. Capriotti’s is projected to open later this year.
The Merge is a new 26-acre mixed-use center located at the northeast corner of Archibald and Limonite avenues. The project includes a 70,000-square-foot retail center and 336,000-square-foot light industrial business park. In addition to the recently opened Sprouts and Starbucks drive-thru, other retailers slated to open at The Merge include Dog Haus, Noodle St., Pure Barre, Kumon and Carbon Health.
Founded in 1976, Capriotti’s is a fast casual national restaurant chain with more than 110 locations in 15 states. Capriotti’s mission is to share its passion, one sandwich at a time, and is on pace to surpass 2021 delivery projections with more than 35 million direct-to-door deliveries by 2023.
Roxy Klein, Progressive Real Estate Partners retail specialist, represented Capriotti’s in the lease transaction.
Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM.
In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.