Opening date set for Ikea store in Norfolk
The spaces for all three businesses were redeveloped by CW Performance Group LLC, whose principal is Cory Weiner.
Another business, Scrap RVA moved from across the street into the suite of redeveloped spaces. Scrap RVA sells repurposed arts materials, paper, fabric and other odds and ends.
CW Performance Group also is redeveloping another site on Brookland Park Boulevard for a brewery.
Mark the date: The new Ikea store in Norfolk will open at 9 a.m. April 10.
The 331,000-squarefoot store is located on 19 acres on the northwestern corner of Interstate 64 and Northampton Boulevard. It is near the Norfolk Premium Outlets.
The Swedish furniture retailer will carry nearly 10,000 items, many displayed in 42 inspirational room settings and four model home interiors. There will be a supervised children’s play area and a 354-seat restaurant serving traditional Swedish and American food.
This is the chain’s second Virginia store. Ikea has long had a store in the