Detroit Shipping Company

Detroit, MI

Consisting of 21 refurbished shipping containers, the Detroit Shipping Company is a 10,000 square foot structure intended to take something well-traveled and give it a new life. The two-story shipping container food hall opened its doors in July 2018.

Gro at Wynwood Marketplace

Miami, FL

(GRO Wynwood photographs courtesy of GRO Wynwood)

GRO Wynwood is an environmentally conscious hybrid food outpost, event space and bar. The 18,000 square foot space was created by the Swarm Event Agency.

Sparkman Wharf

Tampa, FL

Recently, the former Channelside Bay Plaza retail center has been renovated into a mixed use development called Sparkman Wharf. In addition to 180,000 square feet of office space and 65,000 square feet of retail, the project by Strategic Property Partners also includes a waterfront shipping container court and dining garden with ten eateries.

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