TRIANGLE BUSINESS JOURNAL: “Arrow Haircuts expands to Durham under new name”
June 18, 2015 § Leave a comment
by Rebecca Troyer
Arrow Haircuts, with two locations in Raleigh, is expanding to Durham
under a new name.
Owners and brothers Pete and Andy Phipps have opened the new shop, called Pedro Williams, in the old Wells Fargo building at 624 Ninth St.
Why the name? Williams is Pete Phipps’ close friend and fellow world adventurer, and it was Williams who originally came up with the idea of opening the shop.
The Raleigh Architecture Co. completed the design and build-out of the new Durham shop.
“Most hair salons want spaces in shopping centers or strip malls that they can upfit in two weeks,” says architect Robby Johnston, co-owner of The Raleigh Architecture Co. “Andy and Pete want to be part of the urban fabric, to support local retail, so their shops end up in old buildings and odd spaces that require a lot of work but turn out to be really interesting and unique.” READ MORE…