Smith’s Variety aficionados will be able to shop at the toy and gift shop’s new Crestline Village location months before originally expected. Owner Jim Glazner said he expects the move to take place before the holidays, at the end of October, instead of in January. Glazner said he received the final approval for the new space from Mountain Brook’s building inspector this week.
“It’s going to be beautiful,” said Glazner of the new store.
Pig since its closing in November 2013. Piggly Wiggly owner Andy Virciglio said he expects the Crestline store to open in mid-to-late March 2016, with a worst-case opening in April.“It will be right next to the Pig,” said Glazner. “It’s the perfect location.”
Glazner said he will make sure the public has plenty of advance notice before the store closes for the move.