COVID, development prompt move of Goodwill blue boutique to Montrose

Brandy Noel, the supervisor of blue A Goodwill Boutique, holds a selection of designer handbags, including Coach and Guess, in the handbag section of the store in Copley.

Akron-region discount hunters who have missed blue A Goodwill Boutique can now locate it across town in Montrose

The new spot, at 3900 Medina Road in Copley, opened Jan. 19 and will celebrate the move with a grand opening celebration Thursday, Feb. 10.

The new location of the blue A Goodwill Boutique in Copley.

“The boutique in downtown Akron experienced a good run many thanks to the gracious help of its buyers, landlord, the city of Akron and Downtown Akron Partnership,” mentioned Cheryl L. Watkins, vice president of operations and logistics for Goodwill Industries of Akron. “The company is optimistic about growing the boutique notion even more in the Copley location. This thought provides another style of shopping expertise that is extremely various than our regular retail suppliers and no matter whether searching or donating to Goodwill, it all supports our mission of encouraging persons put together for, discover and retain work.”