Burger King to stay in Waikiki
The Hawai'i Burger King franchisee selling most of its roughly 20 local restaurants as part of a bankruptcy reorganization said it will retain its Waikiki store at Kalakaua Avenue and Lewers Street, after it was unable to sell the property at a Tuesday auction.
Cimm's Inc., which filed for Chapter 11 last year, listed the leasehold property for $2 million. The Glendale, Calif.-based company said it will maintain the Burger King restaurant on the site.
Kahala Mall honors tenants
Kahala Mall recognized its best-performing merchants last year with awards based on sales per square foot.
The top achievers, by category, were: Zales Jewelers for specialty retail; VUE Hawaii for men's and women's apparel; Gap Kids for children, family and specialty apparel; Software Etc. for gifts and entertainment; Cinnabon for specialty food; Gourmet Express and Panini Grill for restaurants; Marsha Nadalin Salon & Spa for services; and Riches for stores under 350 square feet.