SARATOGA SPRINGS — Adding to the popular juicing trend, yet another juice bar is slated to open summer/fall of this year. Urban Roots, a juice, smoothie and avocado bar located at 46 Marion Ave. Marion Avenue Shopping Plaza will feature craft, cold-pressed, organic, non-GMO, raw and plant based menu items. Formerly Compliments to the Chef, Urban Roots is approximately 2,200 Square-feet and is leasing the space according the listing agent, Joan Purtell, of Coldwell Banker. The juice bar, which is still in construction, is owned by Brandon Acres and Allen Caruso.
On June 26 of 2018 a building permit was issued to Prime Beechwood, LLC. Prime Beechwood is part of Prime Companies, which deals with residential and commercial real estate development, brokerage, and property management in the capital region. Prime Companies also manage The Hamlet in Saratoga Springs and has worked with other clients in the area including Luther Forest Technology Campus in Malta and The Fresh Market, also in Marion Avenue Shopping Plaza.