Small Business Spotlight: Interview with Julie Newton, Customer Relations Mgr. Antiques Village Dayton, Ohio
When did you open? Aug. 1, 2013
What kind of store is Antiques Village? Antiques Village is a community of Shop Owners with 300 Unique Antique and Collectible Shops. We have over 80,000 square feet of the very best in unique shopping experience in the Greater Dayton Area for Antique Enthusiast and Casual Shoppers. We provide quality antique and vintage products to our Customers that will enhance their decorating needs for home or business. We surprise our Customers with unique assortments that are antiques, vintage, historic, old fashion or nostalgic for personal use or gift giving. We provide our Customers with additional choices such as new and used books, custom framing, framed art and more. We value our Shop Owners and consider them partners in creating the very best shopping experience for our Customers. We have the best Customer service with a dedicated staff that is passionate and enthused about our business.
What is your shop address? Our address is 651 Lyons Rd., Dayton, OH 45459. We are located across from the Centerville-Washington Twp. Sam’s Club, next to Arrow Wine.
What are your hours? 10:00AM to 8:00PM Daily, we’re closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter.
Do you hold any special events at your store? We typically hold 2 promotions and/or events a month. Some past events include in-store discounts of 10-15%, Shop Owner Sales of 10-50% off, Vintage Fashion Shows, Holiday carolers/food drive, Raffle give-aways, and many other exciting promotions.
Do you have openings for vendors? If so, how does one apply? Currently our shop spaces are sold out with a waiting list of approximately 250 people. We have an application to join the waiting list on our website www.antiquesvillage.net or one can be picked up at Antiques Village. We encourage those that are interested in a shop at Antiques Village to visit our location and join our waiting list.
Anything else you would like to add? Antiques Village has been open for seven months and has quickly become the talk of the town. We have the largest store and the best Shop Owners in the Area. Our marketing says it all….Antiques Village is the largest and best Antique Mall in the Greater Dayton Area.