Ada’s Technical Bookstore & Cafe Featured in design:retail Magazine

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Ada’s Technical Books & Café Featured in design:retail Magazine

Part of a piece on Seattle’s thriving retail marketplace.

Popular Ada’s Technical Books & Café is featured in the April/May issue of design:retail magazine, as part of a story on the burgeoning retail marketplace in Seattle.

The trend toward specialty shops in Seattle has been happening for some time, and it’s encouraging to see small business owners giving the big box stores a run for their money.

Read the entire digital issue, or look for the story on page 28 of the print copy.

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