Downtown’s Peanut Shoppe in a crunch to find new home

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: February 22, 2021 4:08 PM CT | Published: February 21, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The pandemic and dropping sales have challenged downtown’s Peanut Shoppe. But now the colorful shop that has operated in the same place for 72 years faces more adversity. It must move or close at the end of the year.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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