What's In Store

Sur La Table to open Huntersville store this fall

Seattle-based Sur La Table will open its second Charlotte-area store in Huntersville this fall.

The kitchen and dining goods retailer will be located in the Northcross Commons Shopping Center and is expected to open in October.

The new 5,721 square-foot Huntersville store will employ over 20 part- and full-time people. It will host hands-on cooking classes taught by professional chefs.

“We are thrilled to open our second Sur La Table store in the Charlotte, North Carolina area, bringing even more jobs to the neighborhood and satisfying the needs of residents who share our passion for cooking,” Diane Neal, chief executive officer of Sur La Table, said in a statement Monday.

Sur La Table operates a total of 115 retail stores and one other Charlotte location in SouthPark Mall.

Katherine Peralta: 704-358-5079, @katieperalta