Retail & Restaurants Are Back: Bluhawk Businesses Are Reopening Responsibly – Bluhawk
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Retail & Restaurants Are Back: Bluhawk Businesses Are Reopening Responsibly

We’re all feeling the effects of the global health crisis in different ways. Countless retail stores, restaurants and other businesses were forced to adapt quickly this year in order to keep operations up and running safely and smoothly. 

As many states enter the early phases of reopening, the businesses at Bluhawk have found successful ways to operate while following the recommended safety measures. We applaud them and appreciate their efforts toward establishing new standards and processes for retail during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Adapting to New Standards of Business & Retail During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Cosentino’s Market Continues to Serve the Kansas City Area

As a grocery store and an essential business, Cosentino’s Market hasn’t stopped serving this community since the pandemic began. The Cosentino Family and their team are working very hard, as usual, and we can’t thank them enough for taking every precaution and following all guidelines as recommended by the Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE) and the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC). 

To better and more safely serve the elderly and immunocompromised members of our community, they have reserved the 7–8 AM hour for those customers to shop stress-free. Otherwise, Cosentino’s store hours are 6 AM–11 PM.

Three Dog Bakery Will Return to Normal Hours

The team at Three Dog Bakery is excited to see their neighbors starting to reopen shop. And they’ve announced that they’ll be returning to their normal store hours on June 1, 2020.

They have been able to avoid shutting down completely by taking every safety precaution for their staff’s health and leaning into the rise of BOPIS, or “buy online, pickup in store.” It’s not a new practice, but it’s easy to see why consumers have been using it a lot lately. This is one of the trends that could be here to stay after the evolution of retail during the COVID-19 pandemic. If it works for your business model, it can’t hurt to try it out.

MassageLuXe Adds Close Contact Safety Procedures Upon Reopening

Salons, spas and massage studios may have some of the strictest health and safety guidelines as businesses reopen because of the nature of their work. MassageLuXe reopened on May 18 in accordance with state guidelines with plans to perform all services, including massages, facials and waxing. However, the health and safety of their clients and employees are of the utmost importance, and they have put specific safety procedures in place:

  • All customers must complete a pre-screening form
  • Customers will be required to sanitize or wash their hands before receiving any service
  • Masks will be required in all common areas and during applicable portions of spa services
  • Service providers must wear masks for the duration of their shifts, and estheticians must wear gloves
  • Gloves will be available to customers upon request

The Bar Method Offers Virtual Classes and Eyes a June Reopening

Officially placed in phase 1.5 by Governor Kelly’s executive order, The Bar Method may now open as early as June 1. Throughout the pandemic, they have been offering online classes, including a 14-day free trial for anyone looking to break a sweat from the comfort of their own home.

Bluhawk Dental Group Offers Teledentistry & Adds Safety Protocol

The pandemic has accelerated the arrival of telehealth, and Bluhawk Dental Group is using the practice to serve the Overland Park community. Additionally, they are offering appointments with added safety steps for the health of their patients and employees. Potential added steps may include pre-screening, direct-to-room, temperature screening, mouth rinsing and extra sanitizing. 

Eye Associates of South Overland Park is Open for Business 

Add Eye Associates to the list of healthcare businesses that are open for business. They are following all CDC guidelines for interacting and serving patients for the following services and more:

  • Routine and medical eye exams
  • Contact lens fitting exams with a routine exam 
  • Assistance with contacts lens and eyeglass purchases

Mathnasium Offers Online Learning and In-Person Instruction Upon Reopening

Mathnasium is now offering face-to-face instruction with custom-built learning plans online. Students can work with live instructors from the comfort of their own home. Starting June 15th, Mathnasium will be reopening their location at Bluhawk so students will have the choice of online or in-center instruction. Rest assured that extensive cleaning and precautionary measures, such as masks and social distancing, will be in place to assure that students receive individualized instruction safely when they reopen.  

Restaurants Committed to Serving Clean, Safe Environments

In March, Red Door Grill sought to continue serving the local community by creating a new menu with options that would taste just as great as take-out. And now, Red Door Grill is welcoming guests back for dine-in after months of solely offering curbside pick-up and delivery options. With the health and well-being of their team members and community being the highest priority, they are committed to following all safety measures. 

Visit our directory to learn more about what all the tenants at Bluhawk are doing and follow them for regular updates on safety measures, hours and offers. 

Bring Your Business to Bluhawk

Interested in leasing at Bluhawk? If you’re looking for a new, profitable location where businesses are successfully adapting to the post-covid economy, look no further than Overland Park, KS. It has been named the #1 place to raise a family by multiple times in the past few years. 

Contact us today to take advantage of this opportunity to grow your business and serve a thriving region.

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