Sun Life International Relocate To Church Street
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Sun Life International Relocate To Church Street

Sun Life Financial International has relocated its Bermuda business to new office space at Washington House, 16 Church Street, above the Washington Mall. “The space has been fully renovated and features state-of-the art digital connectivity, including videoconference that supports the Bermuda team’s communication across the globe,” the company said. “The design and construction of the...

Interior Designer and Toy Seller Join Forces
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Interior Designer and Toy Seller Join Forces

An interior designer and retailer from St George has teamed up with a children’s clothes and toy seller in a Hamilton city Christmas pop-up store. Gregory Nelmes’s Gregory Nelmes Home and Jennifer Page’s Practically Perfect have joined forces to sell their wares in Washington Mall over the festive season. Mr Nelmes said: “I was looking...

Bermuda T-shirts with a Charity Twist
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Bermuda T-shirts with a Charity Twist

Husband-and-wife team Lindsey and Shannon Philpott have teamed up to sell T-shirts — with a twist, for their stylish Bermuda-themed T-shirts, sold under the BermuniTee brand, help to support a variety of charities. A proportion of the sale price goes to support a variety of Bermuda charities and Ms Philpott said it was good way...

Sprinkles set to Sparkle with Mall Parlour
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Sprinkles set to Sparkle with Mall Parlour

A new ice cream parlour has opened for business. Owner LaKeila Greaves cut the ribbon to open the new store, called Sprinkles, at Washington Mall. She was joined by Bermuda Government senator Vic Ball and Bermuda Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) chairman Nick Kempe. Ms Greaves, whose mother ran the former Double Dip on Front Street,...

New Apple Device Repair Business Launched
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New Apple Device Repair Business Launched

A new company set up as part of a stable of tech and design-related firms aims to cut the cost of owning Apple devices. And Mediatec — part of the Mediaville — said it could provide cheaper repairs for iPhones and iPads as well as a low-cost insurance-style “wellness programme” for Apple devices. From December...

Exclusive Home Opens a Pop-Up Shop in Mall
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Exclusive Home Opens a Pop-Up Shop in Mall

A furniture shop will today formally launch a pop-up store with a preview of a new home collection. Exclusive Home, which has a main shop on Reid Street, has opened up in the lower level of Washington Mall. Exclusive Home, part of the Exclusive Group, which also owns event and party planners Exclusive Events and...

Tobacco Restrictions: Vendors’ Hopes Smoked
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Tobacco Restrictions: Vendors’ Hopes Smoked

Restrictions on tobacco and e-cigarettes are soon to go through Parliament despite vendors’ hopes for amendments. The news was welcomed by the asthma charity Open Airways as the latest government statistics show that nearly half of Bermuda’s smokers have tried to quit within the last year — the same number as were advised to stop...

Food Court Opens to Hundreds of Diners
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Food Court Opens to Hundreds of Diners

Bermuda’s first food court has opened its doors and the response from the public has been far beyond what the owners had anticipated. After a number of delays Eateries, on the lower level of Washington Mall, launched this week with a soft opening to give customers the opportunity to try out three of its six...

Phone Repair Specialist Sets up Store
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Phone Repair Specialist Sets up Store

It hasn’t taken long for a one-man business selling smartphone accessories at a shopping mall kiosk to expand and quickly move into a retail unit before relocating again, a month ago, into an even larger shop space. That’s the journey Kenneth Pemberton has taken during the past two years as his business Gear & Gadget...

New Food Court to Cater to all Tastes
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New Food Court to Cater to all Tastes

A new food court in Washington Mall will allow people to mix and match their food choices and sit where they want in a central location that is likely to boost the number of visitors coming into the shopping mall. The concept is popular in the US, UK and other parts of the world, but...

Three Stores Open in Washington Mall
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Three Stores Open in Washington Mall

Despite Bermuda’s continued struggling economy, three new stores have opened in the Washington Mall. Atlantic Jewellery, which moved from its previous location in Pembroke and accessories shop Guilty Pleasures have both opened their doors within the last few weeks. For Now by Sail On has taken over the space once occupied by All Wrapped Up...