Jack’s Surfboards to Open Downtown San Clemente Location

After a plan to open a retail location in Laguna Beach fell through, Jack’s purchased a 10,118 square-foot building with an 8,000 square foot parking lot in downtown San Clemente across the street from Avila’s El Ranchito on Avenida Del Mar. The transaction is valued at $6.2 million and while it may be considered risky in these economic times, Jack’s Surfboards has indicated that sales are steady at their other retail locations despite economic predictions. Jack’s expects to open in San Clemente in spring, 2009. Jack’s will also open a new store at Oak Creek shopping center in Irvine, most likely in August this...