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New Merchants Begin Construction in Tuscaloosa's Midtown Village

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New merchants are coming to Tuscaloosa's Midtown Village this spring. Crazy 8, Francesca's Collections, Tropical Smoothie Café and Which Wich have all begun construction on their new spaces.

Crazy 8 offers fashionable outfits at a great value for girls and boys sizes Newborn to 14. The first Crazy 8 store opened in August 2007, and there are currently more than 300 Crazy 8 stores in the U.S.  Part of the Gymboree Corporation, Crazy 8 is one of several brands that sells high-quality apparel and accessories.

Francesca's Collections, a Houston-based women's specialty retail chain, currently has more than 350 locations in 44 states.  Francesca's offers compelling value with a diverse mix of high-quality apparel, jewelry, accessories and gifts at attractive prices.  Known for their upscale and fashion-forward apparel and accessories, the boutique chain only carries limited quantities of handpicked items.

Tropical Smoothie Café provides diners with healthier food choices with a tropical twist. Tropical Smoothie Café offers made-to-order real-fruit smoothies and gourmet salads, as well as other healthy menu options served in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.  All menu items are prepared to order using fresh ingredients, including real fruit and only the highest quality meats and cheeses.

The national chain, Which Wich, is committed to creating superior sandwiches. Which Wich  also offers vegetarian options and more than 30 healthy sandwiches or bowls of 400 calories or less.  Along with sandwiches, Which Wich serves signature house chips, hand-dipped shakes, and just-out-of-the-oven cookies.  Known for its revolutionary ordering system, Which Wich allows guests to completely customize their sandwiches, from the bread to meat to cheese to toppings.

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