Hello, and welcome back to Business Briefcase. The commercial market is heating up in Goodyear. Check out these businesses moving into the area.
Location: 905 N. Estrella Parkway
Located on Estrella Parkway near Aldi, the newest Starbucks location in Goodyear is set to open in the summer.
With nearly 500 Starbucks locations throughout the state, a recent study showed there is one Starbucks for every 14,400 residents.
Like other locations, the new Goodyear Starbucks will feature drinks like lattes, teas, frappuccinos and coffees.
The Beauty District at Goodyear Centerpointe
Location: 15367 W. McDowell Road
The Beauty District allows beauticians, cosmetologists and others to design their own space to match their style. It provides the basic tools needed to get the business started.
For clients looking to visit The Beauty District, services include hair and nail services, body contouring laser system, body care, Botox, skin care, esthetician, makeup artists and body treatments.
The Beauty District is slated to open this summer, making it the fourth Arizona location.
Babbo Italian Eatery at PebbleCreek Marketplace
Location: 15705 W. McDowell Road
At Babbo, guests are guaranteed to eat like an Italian while also supporting a local, family-owned business.
Babbo’s Goodyear location marks the eighth restaurant in Arizona. Its name translates to “daddy,” stressing the importance of family.
The menu includes salad, pizza, pasta and sandwiches. Babbo also offers specific menu items available for catering events like weddings and private dinners.
Babbo Italian Eatery is expected to open this summer.
A few new businesses have already established themselves in Goodyear.
Location: 1550 N. Dysart Road
AZ MediQuip, the state’s largest medical supplies and equipment retail source, recently opened its fifth location in the Valley in Goodyear. The others are in Mesa, Peoria, Chandler and Scottsdale.
The home medical equipment retailer provides a large selection of supplies available for purchase and rent. All team members are trained to provide tailored solutions to customers, families and health care professionals.
AZ MediQuip also offers repair services, equipment delivery, in-home installation and setup.
“We are excited to be expanding our services in the Valley,” said Mark Belanger, chief operating officer of AZ MediQuip.
“This location will offer a 5,500-square-foot showroom featuring the largest on-site selection of home medical equipment and supplies in Arizona. Our trained, best-in-class team is ready to help serve the community. We are medical equipment made easy.”
Hubbard Family Swim School
Location: 1785 N. PebbleCreek Parkway, Suite 9B
The Hubbard Family Swim School opened its fourth location. In the Goodyear facility, lessons are available for a variety of ages and swim skill levels.
The Hubbard Swim School has a half-hour, once-a-week swim lesson philosophy that it believes helps children learn to swim.
“We are very excited to have our newest, fourth Valley swim school location now open in Goodyear, offering swim lessons to children ages 2 months to 12 years old,” said Ann Marie Sunderhaus, chief executive officer of the Hubbard Family Swim Schools and Camp Hubbard.
“Our team of passionate, caring swim teachers are committed to providing swim lessons that build confidence and teach water safety skills in a nurturing, child-centered environment. … We firmly believe that every child must be taught how to swim.”
Since June 1, Hubbard Swim School has offered Summer Six Pack Sessions; six lessons with the same instructor in two weeks. Summer sessions are available until Aug. 5.