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Kessler’s Grocery contracts with DBS Group

Kessler’s Grocery has contracted with DBS Group to design and build a new exterior facade for its store in Aberdeen, SD. Design is complete, and construction is underway. The renovation is scheduled for completion in late December 2021.

DBS Group to build new Festival Foods in Wisconsin

Festival Foods has selected DBS Group to serve as the contractor to build a grocery facility in Hartford, WI. DBS Group has already begun demolishing a former Kmart store to make way for the new, ground-up 70,000-square-foot Festival Foods. The new facility will incorporate departments and features that continue to make Festival a community favorite,…

Zup’s taps DBS Group to design-build new store in Ely, MN

Zup’s has contracted with DBS Group to design-build another grocery store in Ely, Minnesota. This time DBS Group will be converting a former 33,000-square-foot Shopko retail store into a Zup’s Food Market and Zup’s Warehouse Liquor.  Upon completion of the project, Zup’s will relocate their Ely operations from the existing store down the street into…

DBS Group to remodel Festival Foods in Eau Claire

Festival Foods has contracted with DBS Group to remodel its Mall Drive store in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Construction improvements include a new Deli Island, meat service and produce sales improvements as well as new Caribou Coffee and Click N Go improvements. Construction is scheduled to begin in late-March with substantial completion by early-May.

Instacart releases first “New Year, New Cart” 2021 grocery trends report

Look at 2020 grocery trends helps store owners meet consumers where they are Grocery delivery services like Instacart were on the front lines of shifts in consumer behavior in 2020, rendering the data from the year’s activity valuable for forecasting consumer needs and wants in 2021. For those in the grocery industry, this information can…


DBS Group has been selected as the design-builder for an expansion and renovation of the Festival Foods in Mauston, Wisconsin.

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Video showcases new Zup’s Food Market in Cook, MN

DBS Group has completed the construction on and Zup’s Food Market has opened a new 17,238-square-foot grocery store in Cook, Minnesota.

Video shows new Harvest Market in Springfield IL taking shapeVideo shows new Harvest Market in Springfield IL taking shape

Work on Niemann Foods’ newest Harvest Market in Springfield, Illinois, continues. The store will closely match the Harvest Market DBS Group desiged…

2020 Commercial Construction Trend Report shows pockets of opportunity

As we look ahead to 2020, experts are calling for slower economic growth, meaning development and investment decisions must focus where opportunity is greatest.